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New Creek in Mineral County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Nancy Hanks

 
 
Nancy Hanks Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Roger Dean Meyer, October 11, 2008
1. Nancy Hanks Marker
Inscription. This tablet marks the site of the cabin where Nancy Hanks Lincolnís Mother was born 1782
 
Erected 1933 by Nancy Hanks Association.
 
Location. 39° 17.448′ N, 79° 4.136′ W. Marker is in New Creek, West Virginia, in Mineral County. Marker is on Nancy Hanks (County Route 6/2) half a mile south of Penneroil Road (County Route 6/1), on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: New Creek WV 26743, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Claysville United Methodist Church (approx. 3.6 miles away); Dr. John Green (approx. 5.3 miles away); Vandiver - Trout - Clause House (approx. 5.8 miles away); Vincent Williams (approx. 5.9 miles away); Mineral County / Grant County (approx. 6.6 miles away); Greenland Gap (approx. 8.7 miles away); Mineral County / State of Maryland (approx. 8.9 miles away); Keyser / Averellís Raid (approx. 10.7 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
1. Nancy Hanks Birthplace. (Submitted on January 15, 2009, by Roger Dean Meyer of Yankton, South Dakota.)
2. Abraham Lincoln's Parents. (Submitted on January 15, 2009, by Roger Dean Meyer of Yankton, South Dakota.)
 
Categories. Notable Persons
 
Nancy Hanks Marker on the site of her birthplace. Photo, Click for full size
By Roger Dean Meyer, October 11, 2008
2. Nancy Hanks Marker on the site of her birthplace.
Replica of Nancy Hanks Birthplace Built in the late 1960's. Photo, Click for full size
By Roger Dean Meyer, October 11, 2008
3. Replica of Nancy Hanks Birthplace Built in the late 1960's.
Located across the road from the Nancy Hanks marker.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Roger Dean Meyer of Yankton, South Dakota. This page has been viewed 3,357 times since then and 182 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Roger Dean Meyer of Yankton, South Dakota. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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