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Semora in Caswell County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Archibald Debow Murphey ca. 1777 - 1832

 
 
Archibald Debow Murphey (ca. 1777 - 1832) Photo, Click for full size
Caswell County Historical Association
1. Archibald Debow Murphey (ca. 1777 - 1832)
Inscription. Advocate of improved schools, roads, canals. Jurist, teacher, legislator. Born 7/10 mi. S.
 
Erected 2006 by North Carolina Office of Archives and History. (Marker Number G-104.)
 
Location. 36° 29.892′ N, 79° 8.911′ W. Marker is in Semora, North Carolina, in Caswell County. Marker is at the intersection of State Highway 57N and State Highway 119, on the left when traveling west on State Highway 57N. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Semora NC 27343, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Red House Church (here, next to this marker); Stephen Dodson Ramseur (approx. 2 miles away); Thomas Day (approx. 4.3 miles away); Romulus M. Saunders (approx. 4.5 miles away); Jacob Thompson (approx. 7.1 miles away); Solomon Lea (approx. 7.2 miles away); Bright Leaf Tobacco (approx. 9.4 miles away); William L. Poteat (approx. 10.3 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Biographical Sketch of Archibald Debow Murphey (1777-1832). (Submitted on May 5, 2009, by Caswell County Historical Association of Yanceyville, North Carolina.)
 
Additional keywords. Caswell County, Milton, lawyer, Red House, Orange County, Hyco Creek
 
Categories. Antebellum South, USEducationGovernmentNotable PersonsPolitics
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Caswell County Historical Association of Yanceyville, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 766 times since then and 47 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on , by Caswell County Historical Association of Yanceyville, North Carolina. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
 
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