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Sylva in Jackson County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Site of First Jackson County North Carolina Courts

 
 
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By Stanley and Terrie Howard, October 19, 2008
1. Site of First Jackson County North Carolina Courts Marker
Inscription.   Site of Daniel Bryson Sr. and Artic Virginia Dillard Brysons' home, where on March 21, 1853 the first court of Jackson County, N.C. was held, and on March 23, 1853 the county government was formed-the structure was razed in 1956
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & PoliticsLandmarks.
 
Location. 35° 23.469′ N, 83° 11.084′ W. Marker is in Sylva, North Carolina, in Jackson County. Marker is at the intersection of Great Smokey Mountain Expy (State Highway 74) and Ferguson Road on Great Smokey Mountain Expy. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Sylva NC 28779, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Gertrude Dills McKee (approx. 2.6 miles away); To our Valiant Fathers (approx. 2.7 miles away); Jackson County War Monument (approx. 2.7 miles away); Dan K. Moore (approx. 2.8 miles away); Browning Knob (approx. 5.2 miles away); Rutherford Trace (approx. 5.9 miles away); a different marker also named Rutherford Trace
Site of First Jackson County North Carolina Courts Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, October 19, 2008
2. Site of First Jackson County North Carolina Courts Marker
(approx. 7.2 miles away); Echota Mission (approx. 7.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sylva.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 19, 2008, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 673 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 19, 2008, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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