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Frontier Baptist Minister
Boone County, Kentucky
     His continual care for the Churches, in all their concerns, was a distinguishing feature in his character.

Absalom Graves
Early Leader of Northern KY Baptists
The Christian Repository, 1856

Rev. Absalom Graves
The Baptist Encyclopedia, 1881

Absalom Graves' Hymns
An Essay by Henry S. Burrage, 1888

Hymns, Psalms and Spiritual Songs
By Absalom Graves, 1826
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Ministry and Music-Seeking the Old Paths

A Short Account of the Life and Death of
the Late Rev. Absalom Graves

From the Graves Hymnal, 1826

Obituary of Absalom Graves
Bullittsburg Baptist Churchbook
December, 1826

My Sermon at Absalom Graves' Funeral
By John Taylor, 1826

The Will of Absalom Graves
From the Boone County, Kentucky Will Book

Northbend Baptist Association (KY)
Circular Letter, 1815

By Absalom Graves

Northbend Baptist Association (KY)
Circular Letter, 1817

By Absalom Graves

Circular Letter, 1825
The History of the Northbend Baptist Association (KY)
By Absalom Graves

Boone County Baptist Index
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