Marion in Smyth County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Smyth County Revolutionary War Memorial
Dedicated to the eternal memory of the American Revolutionary War soldiers and patriots from the area which in 1832 became Smyth County, Virginia, who sacrificed their lives and fortunes that we might have our freedom and independence.
George Killinger Thomas Woolsey, Jr Richard Williams Elisha Dungan Edward Crowe Joseph Williams James Scott Phillip Greever John Broady Jacob Anderson John Anderson, Jr Henry Bowen Samuel Buchanan Justice Hubble John Mercer Richard Woolsey James Houston Moses Allen Zachariah Hurt Joseph Starnes, II Jenkins Williams Peter Groseclose Henry Townsend Edward Faris Zachariah Blankenbeckler Daniel Reamy
Henry Burkhart James Buchanan Nathaniel Harris John Snider John Shannon Thomas Crow Alexander Outlaw James Crow Matthew Bishop Benoni Banning Richard Poston William Armstrong William Humphries Lily McIlhaney Bowen Frederick Slemp Zephaniah Woolsey William Woolsey, Sr Hugh Cole William Reagan Nathaniel Hurt Nicholas Starnes James Crabtree John Hennigar
Gen. William Campbell Col. Arthur Campbell Capt. Joseph Cole, Jr Capt. John Buchanan Capt. Levi Bishop Capt. Robert Davis Gen. William Tate Gen. William Russell Capt. Arthur Bowen Capt. Charles Bowen Capt. John Campbell Col. Robert Campbell Capt. David Campbell Lt. Patrick Campbell Capt. Robert Bowen Maj. David Campbell Lt. Robert Sinclair Capt. John Hays Ens. William Hays Capt. James Thompson Capt. John Campbell, II
Erected 1996 by Royal Oak Chapter 2-126-VA, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution.
Topics. This historical marker memorial is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & Patriotism • War, US Revolutionary. A significant historical year for this entry is 1832.
Location. 36° 49.966′ N, 81° 31.217′ W. Marker is in Marion, Virginia, in Smyth County. Marker is on West Main Street (State Highway 16) west of Church Street, on the right when traveling west. Memorial is located on the front lawn of the Smyth County courthouse. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Marion VA 24354, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Smyth County War Memorial (here, next to this marker); Marion (here, next to this marker); Confederate Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Col. William Elisha Peters (approx. 0.4 miles away); Col. Arthur Campbell (approx. 1.3 miles away); Site of Colonial Home (approx. 1.3 miles away); Royal Oak Presbyterian Church (approx. 1½ miles away); Sherwood Anderson (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Marion.
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