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Wilkesboro in Wilkes County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

James Wellborn

1767-1854

 
 
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By Michael C. Wilcox, May 12, 2012
1. James Wellborn Marker
Inscription.  Served 27 years as state senator; colonel in War of 1812; delegate to the Constitutional Convention 1835. Grave is 1/5 mi. N.
 
Erected 1987 by NC Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number M-42.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & PoliticsWar of 1812.
 
Location. 36° 8.446′ N, 81° 11.23′ W. Marker is in Wilkesboro, North Carolina, in Wilkes County. Marker is at the intersection of River Street (Route 268) and Stokes Street, on the right when traveling west on River Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wilkesboro NC 28697, 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. Montfort Stokes (approx. half a mile away); James Larkin Pearson (approx. half a mile away); Colonel Ben Cleveland (approx. 2 miles away); James B. Gordon (approx. 2 miles away); Stoneman's Raid (approx. 2.1 miles away); Wilkesboro Presbyterian Church (approx. 2.2 miles away); Fort Hamby (approx. 4.8 miles away); Boone Homesteads (approx. 9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wilkesboro.
 
Also see . . .
James Wellborn Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox
2. James Wellborn Marker
 NC Markers page. (Submitted on May 13, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina.)
 
James Wellborn Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, May 12, 2012
3. James Wellborn Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 13, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 394 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 13, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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