Elder David Lillard was born in Virginia, November 18, 1782.  Came to Kentucky in 1806.  Ordained to the Baptist ministry, 1817.  Founded Ten Mile Association, 1831.  Was pastor of Ten Mile church for forty two years.  Moderator of Ten Mile Association thirty years.  Died January 30, 1861, aged 78 years, 2 months, and 12 days.