Grafton in Taylor County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Anna Jarvis House
On June 2, 1861, Col. Ebenezer Dumontís command rode the train from Grafton, disembarking here to continue on foot to attack the Confederates at Philippi. He commanded the 7th Indiana, the 14th Ohio, the 6th Indiana, and a section of artillery leaving Webster to move on Philippi.
Erected by West Virginia - West Virginia Civil War Trail.
Location. 39° 17.616′ N, 80° 2.652′ W. Marker is in Grafton, West Virginia, in Taylor County. Marker is on Shelby Run Road (U.S. 250). Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Grafton WV 26354, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Anna Jarvisí Birthplace (a few steps from this marker); John Simpson (approx. 2.9 miles away); Industrial School for Boys (approx. 3.2 miles away); First Taylor County Jail Pruntytown (approx. 3.3 miles away); John Barton Payne (approx. 3.3 miles away); Grafton (approx. 3.5 miles away); The First Campaign (approx. 3.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Grafton.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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