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Attica in Harper County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Nathaniel Grigsby

Oct. 11, 1811 - Apr. 16, 1890

 

2nd Lieut., Co. G, 10th Ind. Cavy.

 
Nathaniel Grigsby Monument Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., August 25, 2012
1. Nathaniel Grigsby Monument
Inscription.

Went to school with Lincolns. Brother to Aaron Grigsby who married Abe Lincoln's oldest sister. Visited in White House.

Through this inscription I wish to enter my dying protest against what is called the Democratic party I have watched it closely since the days of Jackson and know that all the misfortunes of our nation has come to it through this so called party therefore beware of this party of treason.
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Put on in fulfillment of promise to Deceased.
 
Location. 37° 14.309′ N, 98° 14.705′ W. Marker is in Attica, Kansas, in Harper County. Click for map. Monument is in Attica Cemetery, Section 3E, off NW 60th Road, about 1/2 mile west of intersection with Avenue C (US Hwy 160). Marker is in this post office area: Attica KS 67009, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 1 other marker is within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Veteran's Memorial Hall (approx. 1.1 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Nathaniel Grisby Memorial at Find A Grave. (Submitted on January 20, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesPatriots & PatriotismPoliticsWar, US Civil
 
Nathaniel Grigsby Marker Text Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., August 25, 2012
2. Nathaniel Grigsby Marker Text
Nathaniel Grigsby Epitaph Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., August 25, 2012
3. Nathaniel Grigsby Epitaph
Grigsby Family Plot in Attica Cemetery Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., August 25, 2012
4. Grigsby Family Plot in Attica Cemetery
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page has been viewed 675 times since then and 51 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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