Morgantown in Monongalia County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Waitman Thomas Willey
United States Senator
July 13, 1861 - March 3, 1863
appointed to be one of West Virginia's
August 4, 1863 - March 3, 1865
was re-elected and served until 1871
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & Politics • War, US Civil. A significant historical date for this entry is March 3, 1863.
Location. 39° 37.495′ N, 79° 57.559′ W. Marker is in Morgantown, West Virginia, in Monongalia County. Marker is on Wagner Road south of Prairie Avenue, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 126 Wagner Road, Morgantown WV 26501, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Willey House / Willey Amendment (a few steps from this marker); In Honor and Remembrance (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Vietnam Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Vietnam Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Vietnam Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Ford House (approx. F. Duke Perry Walkway (approx. ¼ mile away); Monongalia Arts Center (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Morgantown.
Credits. This page was last revised on April 28, 2021. It was originally submitted on August 11, 2020, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. This page has been viewed 80 times since then and 5 times this year. Last updated on August 11, 2020, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. Photos: 1. submitted on April 28, 2021, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. 2. submitted on July 27, 2020, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.