Mt. Airy in Surry County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Siamese twins, born in
1811 in Siam, settled
as farmers in this
neighborhood. Died 1874.
Grave 100 yards west.
Erected 1940 by Department of Conservation and Development. (Marker Number M 7.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Asian Americans • Cemeteries & Burial Sites.
Location. 36° 27.173′ N, 80° 37.751′ W. Marker is in Mt. Airy, North Carolina, in Surry County. Marker is on Old Highway 601, on the right when traveling north. Marker is located in front of the White Plains Baptist Church. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 614 Old Highway 601, Bethania NC 27010, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Stoneman’s Raid (approx. 3.3 miles away); The Andy Griffith Show (approx. 3.3 miles away); 90 MM Gun Tank M47 Patton (approx. 4.4 miles away); Hardin Taliaferro (approx. 5.8 miles away); Tabitha A. Holton (approx. 6˝ miles away); Stoneman’s Raid (approx. 6˝ miles away); Confederate Soldiers of Surry County (approx. 6.6 miles away); Patrick County / North Carolina (approx. 8.1 miles away in Virginia). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mt. Airy.
Also see . . .
1. Eng and Chang Bunker, The Siamese Twins. (Submitted on August 6, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
2. North Carolina Markers page - with essay. (Submitted on February 19, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina.)
Credits. This page was last revised on May 7, 2018. It was originally submitted on August 6, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,219 times since then and 47 times this year. Last updated on March 10, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on August 6, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.