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

Montfort Stokes

1762-1842

 
 
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By Michael C. Wilcox, May 12, 2012
1. Montfort Stokes Marker
Inscription.  Governor, 1830-1832; U.S. Senator; Federal Indian Commissioner. Home stood 1 mi. N.
 
Erected by NC Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number M-2.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & PoliticsNative Americans. In addition, it is included in the North Carolina Division of Archives and History series list.
 
Location. 36° 8.18′ N, 81° 11.67′ W. Marker is in Wilkesboro, North Carolina, in Wilkes County. Marker is on River Street (Route 268), on the left when traveling west. 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 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. James Wellborn (approx. half a mile away); James Larkin Pearson (approx. one mile away); Colonel Ben Cleveland (approx. 2˝ miles away); Stoneman's Raid (approx. 2˝ miles away); James B. Gordon (approx. 2.6 miles away); The Tory Oak (approx. 2.6 miles away); Wilkesboro Presbyterian Church
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By Michael C. Wilcox, May 12, 2012
2. Montfort Stokes Marker
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(approx. 2.6 miles away); Wilkes County World War I Memorial (approx. 3.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wilkesboro.
 
Montfort Stokes Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, May 12, 2012
3. Montfort Stokes Marker
Montfort Stokes Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox
4. Montfort Stokes Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 9, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 19, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 419 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 19, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.

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