Pittsboro in Chatham County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
1787 - 1841
Erected 1992 by Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number H 12.)
Location. 35° 43.346′ N, 79° 10.63′ W. Marker is in Pittsboro, North Carolina, in Chatham County. Marker is on U.S. 15/501 near Hanks Street, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in front of First Citizens Bank. Marker is at or near this postal address: 24 Hanks Street, Pittsboro NC 27312, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 15 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Abraham Rencher (here, next to this marker); Henry A. London (within shouting distance of this marker); Charles Manly (approx. 0.2 miles away); Captain Johnston Blakeley (approx. 7.6 miles away); Granville Grant (approx. 8.5 miles away); Ramsey's Mill (approx. 8.7 miles away); Charles D. McIver (approx. 14.1 miles away); Elizabeth Cotten (approx. 14.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Pittsboro.
Regarding John Owen. John Owen is buried in Saint Bartholomew's Episcopal Church Cemetery, 204 West Salisbury Street, Pittsboro, North Carolina.
Also see . . .
1. John Owen. North Carolina History Project webpage. (Submitted on July 21, 2010, by Patrick G. Jordan of Burlington, North Carolina.)
2. North Carolina Office of Governor - Governors of North Carolina - John Owen. (Submitted on July 24, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
3. National Governors Association - North Carolina Governor John Owen. (Submitted on July 24, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Government • Notable Persons •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Patrick G. Jordan of Burlington, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 577 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Patrick G. Jordan of Burlington, North Carolina. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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