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Samuel Johnston

 
 
Samuel Johnston Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, August 12, 2010
1. Samuel Johnston Marker
Inscription. Revolutionary Leader, Governor, U.S. Senator. His Home "Hayes," and Grave are one mile S.E.
 
Erected 1936 by State Historical Commission. (Marker Number A 9.)
 
Location. 36° 3.661′ N, 76° 36.499′ W. Marker is in Edenton, North Carolina, in Chowan County. Marker is at the intersection of W. Church Street and N. Broad St, on the right when traveling south on W. Church Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Edenton NC 27932, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Henderson Walker (here, next to this marker); Joseph Hewes (a few steps from this marker); James Iredell (a few steps from this marker); St Paul's Episcopal Church (within shouting distance of this marker); The Iredell House (within shouting distance of this marker); Edenton United Methodist Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Harriet Jacobs (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Chowan County Courthouse (about 300 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Edenton.
 
Also see . . .
1. Samuel Johnston (1733-1816). A delegate and a senator from North Carolina; born in Dundee, Scotland, December 15, 1733. (Submitted on August 23, 2010, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa.) 

2. National Governors Association - North Carolina Governor Samuel Johnston. (Submitted on August 23, 2010, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa.)
3. Wikipedia Samuel Johnston. Hayes Plantation Hayes Plantation is a site near Edenton, North Carolina that was the plantation of Samuel Johnston (1733-1816), who served as Governor of North Carolina from 1787 to 1789. Johnston become one of the state's first two United States Senators, serving from 1789 until 1793, and served later as a judge until retiring in 1803. (Submitted on August 24, 2010, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa.) 

4. NCSU Libraries. North Carolina Architecs & Builders The first references to Dave Dickinson appear in the memorandum books kept by planter James C. Johnston when he was building his Hayes Plantation House near Edenton. (Submitted on August 24, 2010, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa.) 

5. North Carolina Office of Governor - Governors of North Carolina - Samuel Johnston. (Submitted on May 19, 2011, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. This page has been viewed 1,018 times since then and 5 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on , by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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