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Enfield in Halifax County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

John Branch

 
 
John Branch Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, July 28, 2012
1. John Branch Marker
Inscription.  Governor of N.C., 1817-20, and of the Florida Territory, Secretary of the Navy, U.S. Senator. Home was four blocks, grave is ½ mile, west.
 
Erected 1954 by Archives, Conservation and Highway Departments. (Marker Number E 16.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Government & Politics.
 
Location. 36° 10.833′ N, 77° 39.794′ W. Marker is in Enfield, North Carolina, in Halifax County. Marker is at the intersection of North McDaniel Street (U.S. 301) and East Franklin Street, on the right when traveling south on North McDaniel Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Enfield NC 27823, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. “Enfield Riot” (approx. 0.4 miles away); James E. O'Hara (approx. one mile away); Henry B. Bradford (approx. 2.1 miles away); Brick School (approx. 3 miles away); Eden Church (approx. 4˝ miles away); Bartholomew F. Moore (approx. 8.3 miles
John Branch Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, July 28, 2012
2. John Branch Marker
away); Willie Jones (approx. 10.4 miles away); Hutchins G. Burton (approx. 10.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Enfield.
 
Also see . . .  Governor John Branch. Biographical sketch on the state governor's website. (Submitted on September 3, 2012, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 3, 2012, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 309 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 3, 2012, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.
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