Hillsborough in Orange County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
—1742 – 1790 —
Erected 1973 by Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number G-4.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks, and the Signers of the Declaration of Independence marker series.
Location. 36° 4.629′ N, 79° 5.974′ W. Marker is in Hillsborough, North Carolina, in Orange County. Marker is on Churton Street (Business U.S. 70) near West Tryon Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hillsborough NC 27278, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Francis Nash (here, next to this marker); Archibald Debow Murphey (here, next to this marker); J. G. de Roulhac Hamilton (a few steps from this marker); Thomas Ruffin (within shouting distance of this marker); William A. Graham (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hillsborough.
Also see . . .
1. William Hooper, North Carolina, (1742-1790). (Submitted on July 15, 2007.)
2. William Hooper Biography. Here is a nice biography of William Hooper - Signer of (Submitted on September 26, 2008, by Michael of Des Moines, Iowa.)
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Colonial Era • Landmarks • Notable Persons • Patriots & Patriotism • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 8, 2007, by John Walker Guss of Hillsborough, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 2,520 times since then and 62 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on July 8, 2007, by John Walker Guss of Hillsborough, North Carolina. 7. submitted on June 22, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.