Site of Fort McCord
In the list of victims were Mary McCord, Mrs. John Thorn and babe, Mrs. Anne McCord wife of John McCord and two daughters Martha Thorn, a young mother with unborn babe, and a young girl.
Names of provincial soldiers killed in pursuit of the Indians at Sideling Hill:
Captain Alexander Culbertson • John Reynolds Ensign • William Chambers • William Kerr • Daniel McCoy • James Blair • James Robertson Tailor • John Layson • James Robertson Weaver • William Denny • James Peace • Francis Scott • John Blair • William Boyd • Henry Jones • Jacob Jones • John Kelly • Robert Kerr • James Lowder.
Lieutenant Jamieson • Abraham Jones • John McDonald • Francis Campbell • Isaac Miller • William Reynolds • William Hunter • John Barnett • Matthias Canshorn • Benjamin Blyth • William Swailes.
Location. 39° 59.094′ N, 77° 46.41′ W. Marker is in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania, in Franklin County. Marker is on Rumler Road 0.1 miles south of Fort McCord Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Chambersburg PA 17202, United States of America.
Other nearby markers.
Categories. • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers • War, French and Indian •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 262 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.