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Near Scottsburg in Halifax County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Nathaniel Terry's Grave

 
 
Nathaniel Terry's Grave Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, June 15, 2013
1. Nathaniel Terry's Grave Marker
Inscription. A short distance south is the grave of Nathaniel Terry, colonial soldier and statesman. Terry served as sheriff of Halifax County, 1752, and captain of Rangers, 1755. He was a member of the House of Burgesses, 1755-1765, 1771-1775, and also sat in the convention of 1776 that framed the Constitution of Virginia. Terry died in 1780.
 
Erected 1967 by Virginia Historic Landmarks Commission. (Marker Number U 50.)
 
Location. 36° 44.826′ N, 78° 50.452′ W. Marker is near Scottsburg, Virginia, in Halifax County. Marker is at the intersection of James D Hagood Highway (U.S. 360) and Terry's Bridge Road (Virginia Route 613), in the median on James D Hagood Highway. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Scottsburg VA 24589, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Staunton River State Park (approx. 2.8 miles away); Washington-Coleman Elementary School (approx. 4.3 miles away); Minister Who Married Lincoln (approx. 4.5 miles away); Green's Folly (approx. 4.5 miles away); Mary M. Bethune High School (approx.
US 360 (facing west) image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, June 15, 2013
2. US 360 (facing west)
4.8 miles away); Campaign of 1781 (approx. 4.8 miles away); Retreat to the Dan (approx. 4.8 miles away); DAR Memorial Cannon (approx. 4.9 miles away).
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesColonial EraWar, US Revolutionary
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 228 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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