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Joshua Forman

 
 
Joshua Forman Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Sean Nix, December 21, 2008
1. Joshua Forman Marker
Inscription. Founder of Syracuse, N.Y., early advocate of Erie Canal. Moved to N. Carolina, 1829. Land and mining speculator. Grave is 50 yds. east.
 
Erected 1951 by Archives, Conservation and Highway Departments. (Marker Number O-37.)
 
Location. 35° 22.479′ N, 81° 57.357′ W. Marker is in Rutherfordton, North Carolina, in Rutherford County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 221 and Green Street, on the right when traveling north on U.S. 221. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Rutherfordton NC 28139, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bechtler's Mint (approx. 0.2 miles away); St. John's Episcopal Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); James Adair (approx. 0.3 miles away); First Baptist Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); Stoneman's Raid (approx. 0.4 miles away); Rutherfordton Confederate Monument (approx. 0.4 miles away); Rutherford County (approx. 0.4 miles away); Rutherfordton (approx. 0.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Rutherfordton.
 
Also see . . .  Speculation of Lands. (Submitted on December 21, 2008, by Michael Sean Nix of Spartanburg, South Carolina.)
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesNotable Persons
 
Grave of Joshua Forman image. Click for full size.
By Michael Sean Nix, December 21, 2008
2. Grave of Joshua Forman
Grave of Joshua Forman image. Click for full size.
By Michael Sean Nix, December 21, 2008
3. Grave of Joshua Forman
Close up
Cemetery where Forman Grave is located image. Click for full size.
By Michael Sean Nix, December 21, 2008
4. Cemetery where Forman Grave is located
Cemetery where Forman Grave is located image. Click for full size.
By Michael Sean Nix, December 21, 2008
5. Cemetery where Forman Grave is located
Forman Grave can be seen in the distance.
Cemetery where Forman Grave is located image. Click for full size.
By Michael Sean Nix, December 21, 2008
6. Cemetery where Forman Grave is located
View from Marker into Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, June 14, 2009
7. View from Marker into Cemetery
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Sean Nix of Spartanburg, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 772 times since then and 98 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by Michael Sean Nix of Spartanburg, South Carolina.   7. submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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