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Near Strasburg in Shenandoah County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Samuel Kercheval

17-- - 1845

 
 
Samuel Kercheval Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Robert H. Moore, II, October 8, 2010
1. Samuel Kercheval Marker
Inscription.  Author of History of The Valley of Virginia 1st Edition Printed in Winchester 1833 Born Frederick County now Clarke County He is buried here in the Bowman Graveyard Harmony Hall
 
Erected 1973 by Shenandoah County Bicentennial Committee.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, MusicCemeteries & Burial Sites. A significant historical year for this entry is 1833.
 
Location. 39° 0.273′ N, 78° 19.696′ W. Marker is near Strasburg, Virginia, in Shenandoah County. Marker can be reached from Ft. Bowman Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Strasburg VA 22657, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bowman Family (approx. 0.4 miles away); Fort Bowman (approx. half a mile away); Cedar Creek (approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named Cedar Creek (approx. half a mile away); The Battle Begins (approx. 0.6 miles away); Surprise Attack (approx. 0.6 miles away); Frederick County / Shenandoah County
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(approx. 0.7 miles away); 128th Regt N.Y.S.V.I. (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Strasburg.
 
Samuel Kercheval Marker at the Bowman Family Cemetery image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Robert H. Moore, II, October 8, 2010
2. Samuel Kercheval Marker at the Bowman Family Cemetery
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 27, 2019. It was originally submitted on October 8, 2010, by Robert H. Moore, II of Winchester, Virginia. This page has been viewed 864 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 8, 2010, by Robert H. Moore, II of Winchester, Virginia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.

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