Stringtown in Pike County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Sally McCoy / Grave of Sally McCoy
Sally McCoy contracted measles and pneumonia, and died a few months after her birth. The death of Rosanna McCoy’s only child, Sally, was a contributing factor in the grief and sorrow that led to the untimely death of Roseanna. Sally was laid to rest in the cemetery at top of hill. Grave is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Erected 2005 by Kentucky Historical Society and Kentucky Department of Highways. Given by Pikeville-Pike County Tourism. (Marker Number 2176.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Events. In addition, it is included in the Kentucky Historical Society, and the The Hatfield-McCoy Feud series lists.
Location. 37° 37.802′ N, 82° Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 33 Lower Stringtown Rd, Belfry KY 41514, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Baby’s Grave Site (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Baby’s Grave Site (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of Randolph McCoy House (approx. 1.9 miles away); McCoy Well (approx. 1.9 miles away); The Real McCoy Homestead Uncovered (approx. 1.9 miles away); Randal McCoy's Well (approx. 1.9 miles away); Matewan Massacre (approx. 2.8 miles away in West Virginia); Matewan Area History (approx. 2.9 miles away in West Virginia). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Stringtown.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 14, 2020. It was originally submitted on March 4, 2020, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 77 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on March 4, 2020, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. 5. submitted on November 14, 2020, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio.