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James Milton Webb Home - Marker

Old Gilbert Town Road, Rutherfordton, NC 28139

REV. JAMES MILTON WEBB - Born October 2, 1802 a Baptist minister, first moderator of the Green River Baptist Association. He built this house known as The Webb House in 1825, served in the House of Commons, Clerk of Superior Court, published a Rutherford County newspaper. Gardner Webb College was named for his descendants. He was buried on this property April 24, 1854.