Hickory in Catawba County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Old Hickory Tavern
Birthplace of Hickory
"on May 10, 1769 the Worshipful
Court of Rowan County, N.C. Met:
On Petition of sundry inhabitants of the upper part of the Cataba River for to view and lay off a road from the cove on the North Fork of the Cataba River the best way to Salisbury by Sherrill's Ford. The following Jury be appointed, to Wit,
Cap: Adam Sherrill • Richard Lewis • Francis Patton • James McLane • Samuel Brown • William Moore • Michael Litten • Boston Clyne, Junr. • Abraham Scott • Jacob Sherrill • Aquilla Sherrill • Andrew Killion • John Bridges, Senr. • John McDowell • John Pearsons • William Simpson • John McPeetors • Joseph White • Peter Lowrance • George Cathey • William Richey • Uty Sherrill • Robert Payton • Robert Branch
Erected 1951 by the Hickory Tavern Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution.
Marker series. Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
Location. 35° 43.897′ N, 81° 20.39′ W. Marker is in Hickory, North Carolina, in Catawba County. Marker is on 2nd. St. SW. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hickory NC 28601, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 17 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Henry Weidner Robinson (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 210MM German Howitzer (about 400 feet away); Frame Church (about 500 feet away); Tower of Miracles (about 500 feet away); Rutherford College (approx. 10.4 miles away); a different marker also named Rutherford College (approx. 10.5 miles away); Stoneman's Raid (approx. 16.3 miles away); Davenport College (approx. 16.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Hickory.
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 2,307 times since then and 149 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.