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Weaverville in Buncombe County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Zebulon B. Vance

 
 
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By Stanley and Terrie Howard, September 26, 2009
1. Zebulon B. Vance Marker
Inscription. Governor, 1862 - 5, 1877 - 9; U.S. Senator, 1879 - 94. Birthplace 6 Miles Northeast.
 
Erected 1935 by Department of Conservation and Development. (Marker Number P 2.)
 
Location. 35° 40.806′ N, 82° 34.357′ W. Marker is in Weaverville, North Carolina, in Buncombe County. Marker is on Weaverville Rd. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Weaverville NC 28787, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Weaver College (approx. 1.1 miles away); David L. Swain (approx. 3.7 miles away); Francis Asbury (approx. 3.7 miles away); Joseph Lane (approx. 3.7 miles away); Bingham School (was approx. 4.1 miles away but has been reported missing. ); Battle of Asheville (approx. 4.5 miles away); Brothers In Service (approx. 4.5 miles away); a different marker also named Battle of Asheville (approx. 4.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Weaverville.
 
Also see . . .
1. Zebulon B. Vance from North Carolina State Library. (Submitted on October 1, 2009, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
2. Zebulon B. Vance from Biographical Directory of US Congress. (Submitted on October 1, 2009, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
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Zebulon B. Vance Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, September 26, 2009
2. Zebulon B. Vance Marker
Zebulon B. Vance Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, May 19, 2012
3. Zebulon B. Vance Marker
Zebulon B. Vance image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, September 28, 2009
4. Zebulon B. Vance
Zebulon Baird Vance (May 13, 1830 – April 14, 1894) was a Confederate military officer in the American Civil War, twice Governor of North Carolina, and U.S. Senator. A prodigious writer, Vance became one of the most influential Southern leaders of the Civil War and postbellum periods.Zebulon Vance was born in Buncombe County, North Carolina near present-day Weaverville,[1] the third of eight children.
Zebulon B. Vance birthplace image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, September 28, 2009
5. Zebulon B. Vance birthplace
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 27, 2009, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 901 times since then and 49 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 27, 2009, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina.   3. submitted on May 21, 2012, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.   4, 5. submitted on September 28, 2009, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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