Near Honaker in Russell County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
The Home and Grave of David Musick
Pioneer Settler, and Victim of Indian Atrocity
Location. 37° 2.459′ N, 82° 0.15′ W. Marker is near Honaker, Virginia, in Russell County. Marker is on Red Bud Highway (Virginia Route 80) just west of Laurel Branch Road (County Route 634). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Honaker VA 24260, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Buchanan County / Russell County (approx. 2.2 miles away); Helen Timmons Henderson (approx. 3.9 miles away); Smith’s Fort (approx. 9.6 miles away); Richlands (approx. 10.4 miles away); Russell Courthouse (approx. 10.6 miles away); Frances Dickenson Scott Johnson (approx. 10.7 miles away); Glade Hollow Fort (approx. 11.9 miles away); Jessee’s Mill (approx. 13.8 miles away).
Also see . . . The David Musick Tragedy. Article by Emory L. Hamilton from the unpublished manuscript, Indian Atrocities Along the Clinch, Powell and Holston Rivers. “Two of the boys, Abraham and Elijah, (Submitted on July 2, 2017.)
Categories. • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on July 2, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 2, 2017, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 62 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 2, 2017, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.
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