Attica in Harper County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Oct. 11, 1811 - Apr. 16, 1890
—2nd Lieut., Co. G, 10th Ind. Cavy. —
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.
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.
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Patriots & Patriotism • Politics • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page originally submitted on January 20, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page has been viewed 658 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 20, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.