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Near Milton in Caswell County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Romulus M. Saunders

 
 
Romulus Mitchell Saunders (1791-1867) image. Click for full size.
Caswell County Historical Association
1. Romulus Mitchell Saunders (1791-1867)
Inscription.  Was Minister to Spain, 1845-49; congressman, judge, legislator, and political leader. This was his home.
 
Erected 1974 by North Carolina Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number G-12.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Government & Politics.
 
Location. 36° 31.656′ N, 79° 13.212′ W. Marker is near Milton, North Carolina, in Caswell County. Marker is on State Highway 62 one mile south of Broad Street (State Highway 57), on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Milton NC 27305, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Thomas Day (approx. 1.1 miles away); Stephen Dodson Ramseur (approx. 2˝ miles away); Red House Church (approx. 4˝ miles away); Archibald Debow Murphey ca. 1777 - 1832 (approx. 4˝ miles away); Bright Leaf Tobacco (approx. 5.9 miles away); Dix's Ferry (approx. 7.6 miles away in Virginia); Archer T. Gammon (approx. 8.7 miles away in Virginia); William L. Poteat (approx. 8.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Milton.
 
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 Historical Sketch of Romulus Mitchell Saunders (1791-1867). (Submitted on May 6, 2009, by Caswell County Historical Association of Yanceyville, North Carolina.)
 
Additional keywords. Longwood, Lawyer, University of North Carolina, Caswell County
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 2, 2020. It was originally submitted on May 6, 2009, by Caswell County Historical Association of Yanceyville, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 963 times since then and 23 times this year. Last updated on May 25, 2009, by Caswell County Historical Association of Yanceyville, North Carolina. Photo   1. submitted on May 6, 2009, by Caswell County Historical Association of Yanceyville, North Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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Sep. 27, 2020