Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Near Lincolnton in Lincoln County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Andrew Loretz

 
 
Andrew Loretz Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jim Dugan, circa 1976
1. Andrew Loretz Marker
Inscription. Minister, 1786-1812, of German Reformed Church in the Carolinas. Home built in 1793. Located one-half mile south.
 
Erected 1968 by North Carolina Archives and Highway Departments. (Marker Number O 60.)
 
Location. 35° 30.964′ N, 81° 18.873′ W. Marker is near Lincolnton, North Carolina, in Lincoln County. Marker is at the intersection of Reepsville Road and Daniels Road on Reepsville Road. Click for map. Marker is located at Daniel's Chapel. Marker is in this post office area: Lincolnton NC 28092, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Daniels Church (here, next to this marker); The John Martin Shuford Gravesite (approx. 3.8 miles away); The Battle of Ramsour's Mill (approx. 3.9 miles away); The Patriot Captains' Gravesite (approx. 3.9 miles away); a different marker also named Battle of Ramsour's Mill (approx. 4.1 miles away); Michael Hoke (approx. 4.3 miles away); Robert F. Hoke (approx. 4.3 miles away); Connie M. Guion (approx. 4.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Lincolnton.
 
Regarding Andrew Loretz. Loretz is buried in adjacent Daniel's Chapel Cemetery.
 
Also see . . .
Andrew Loretz and Family Headstones image. Click for full size.
By Jim Dugan, circa 1976
2. Andrew Loretz and Family Headstones
Loretz and his family are buried in the adjacent Daniel's Chapel Cemetery.
 Andrew Loretz - North Carolina Highway Historical Marker Program. (Submitted on July 29, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Additional keywords. Minister, Reverend, German Reformed Church
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Jim Dugan of New Bern, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 280 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Jim Dugan of New Bern, North Carolina. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
 
Editor’s want-list for this marker. Updated photos • Can you help?
Paid Advertisement