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Edenton in Chowan County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Henderson Walker

c.1660~1704

 
 
Henderson Walker c.1660~1704 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, August 12, 2010
1. Henderson Walker c.1660~1704 Marker
Inscription.  
Acting governor, 1699~1703; attorney general, judge, and vestryman.
Grave is 75 feet west.
 
Erected 1999 by Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number A 73.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesColonial Era.
 
Location. 36° 3.665′ N, 76° 36.498′ W. Marker is in Edenton, North Carolina, in Chowan County. Marker is on N. Broad St. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Edenton NC 27932, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Samuel Johnston (here, next to this marker); Joseph Hewes (a few steps from this marker); James Iredell (a few steps from this marker); St Paul's Episcopal Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Edenton United Methodist Church (within shouting distance of this marker); The Iredell House (within shouting distance of this marker); Harriet Jacobs (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Chowan County Courthouse (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Edenton.
 
Also see . . .
Henderson Walker Marker, St Paul's Marker, St Paul's Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, August 12, 2010
2. Henderson Walker Marker, St Paul's Marker, St Paul's Cemetery
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 Henderson Walker: President and Acting Deputy Governor of Carolina Province 1699 to 1703. Almost Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About North Carolina - Its History and Its People entry (Submitted on March 7, 2021, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.) 
 
Ledger Stones in St. Paul's Churchyard image. Click for full size.
By Gregory Guderian, July 30, 2009
3. Ledger Stones in St. Paul's Churchyard
The stone of Gov. Henderson Walker is at the center of the picture.
Ledger Stone of Gov. Henderson Walker, 1704 (upper portion) image. Click for full size.
By Gregory Guderian, July 30, 2009
4. Ledger Stone of Gov. Henderson Walker, 1704 (upper portion)
The inscription also records the death of George Littington, son of Major Alexander Littington, in 1706 in the fifteenth year of his age.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 7, 2021. It was originally submitted on August 23, 2010, by Sandra Hughes Tidwell of Killen, Alabama, USA. This page has been viewed 873 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on August 23, 2010, by Sandra Hughes Tidwell of Killen, Alabama, USA.   2. submitted on August 24, 2010, by Sandra Hughes Tidwell of Killen, Alabama, USA.   3, 4. submitted on December 12, 2010, by Gregory Guderian of Belleville, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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