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Hillsborough in Orange County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Edmund Fanning

1737 - 1818

 
 
Edmund Fanning Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, April 23, 2021
1. Edmund Fanning Marker
Inscription.  Judge and local official. Target of Regulators who ransacked and destroyed his nearby home, 1770.
 
Erected 2014 by North Carolina Office of Archives and History. (Marker Number G 19.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial EraGovernment & Politics. A significant historical year for this entry is 1770.
 
Location. 36° 4.484′ N, 79° 5.957′ W. Marker is in Hillsborough, North Carolina, in Orange County. Marker is on South Churton Street (Business U.S. 70) just north of East Margaret Lane, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 122 S Churton St, Hillsborough NC 27278, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Regulators Hanged (within shouting distance of this marker); William Churton (within shouting distance of this marker); North Carolina Society of the Cincinnati (within shouting distance of this marker); Orange County Courthouse, 1845-1957 (within shouting distance of this marker); Thomas Burke (within shouting distance of this marker); Billy Strayhorn
Edmund Fanning Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, April 23, 2021
2. Edmund Fanning Marker
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(within shouting distance of this marker); Boone Expedition for Kentucky (within shouting distance of this marker); James Hogg (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hillsborough.
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. This marker has replaced the linked marker.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 26, 2021. It was originally submitted on April 26, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 36 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 26, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.

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