Bentonsport in Van Buren County, Iowa — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Iowa’s Confederate General
Frontiersman, Soldier, Statesman, Educator; A Native Son of Iowa, Adopted Son of Texas.
Erected 2007 by Iowa Sons of Confederate Veterans; Texas Sons of Confederate Veterans; Marmaduke Chapter of Military Order of Stars & Bars; Douds Stone, Iowa’s
Marker series. This marker is included in the Sons of Confederate Veterans/United Confederate Veterans marker series.
Location. 40° 43.534′ N, 91° 51.298′ W. Marker is in Bentonsport, Iowa, in Van Buren County. Marker is on Main Street (County Road J 40), on the right. Touch for map. The location of the marker is in the County Conservation Board Park – South side of Main Street. Marker is in this post office area: Keosauqua IA 52565, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 2 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mormon Trail Crossing at Des Moines River (approx. 3.3 miles away); Dragoon Trail Historical Site Marker No. 2 (approx. 6.4 miles away).
Categories. • Heroes • Notable Persons • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on August 20, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 18, 2007, by Michael Dann Hayes of Malcom, Iowa. This page has been viewed 4,240 times since then and 110 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 22, 2007, by Michael Dann Hayes of Malcom, Iowa. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.