Salisbury in Rowan County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
John W. Ellis
of the secession movement
in N. C. Died July, 1861, aged
40. Home stands 1½
Erected 1938 by N.C. State Historical Commission. (Marker Number L 12.)
Location. 35° 40.254′ N, 80° 28.461′ W. Marker is in Salisbury, North Carolina, in Rowan County. Marker is at the intersection of S Ellis Street and W Innes Street, on the right when traveling south on S Ellis Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Salisbury NC 28144, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lee S. Overman (a few steps from this marker); Maxwell Chambers House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hall House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Salisbury Confederate Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); Old English Cemetery (approx. 0.3 miles away); Andrew Jackson (approx. 0.4 miles away); Rowan County Courthouse (approx. 0.4 miles away); Washington’s Tour of the Southern States (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Salisbury.
Also see . . . John W. Ellis. Biography of the state's first Confederate governor. (Submitted on August 16, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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