Huntington in Cabell County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
First Cabell County Court House
This tablet marks the square where the First Cabell County Court House was erected in 1809. Dedicated in loving memory to my father and mother Mr. & Mrs. James Lewis Caldwell by Ouida Caldwell Watts, Ex-Regent Buford Chapter D.A.R., September 17, 1929.
Erected 1929 by Buford Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) series list. A significant historical date for this entry is September 17, 1929.
Location. 38° 25.786′ N, 82° 23.329′ W. Marker is in Huntington, West Virginia, in Cabell County. Marker is on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 201 Main Street, Huntington WV 25702, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. John S. Witcher (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Raid on Guyandotte / Burning of Guyandotte (about 300 feet away); Guyandotte (about 400 feet away); Battle of Guyandotte (about 500 feet away); a different marker also named Battle of GuyandotteMadie Carroll House (about 500 feet away); Granville Parker (about 600 feet away); Historic Carroll House (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Huntington.
Also see . . . Cabell County History. Doors to the Past website entry (Submitted on January 18, 2022, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.)
Credits. This page was last revised on January 18, 2022. It was originally submitted on November 5, 2018, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 281 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 5, 2018, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.