Bentonsport in Van Buren County, Iowa — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Iowa’s Confederate General
Frontiersman, Soldier, Statesman, Educator; A Native Son of Iowa, Adopted Son of Texas.
Erected 2007 by Iowa Sons of Confederate Veterans; Texas Sons of Confederate Veterans; Marmaduke Chapter of Military Order of Stars & Bars; Douds Stone, Iowa’s Confederate General.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Sons of Confederate Veterans/United Confederate Veterans marker series.
Location. Touch for map. The location of the marker is in the County Conservation Board Park – South side of Main Street. Marker is in this post office area: Keosauqua IA 52565, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 2 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mormon Trail Crossing at Des Moines River ( approx. 3.3 miles away); Dragoon Trail Historical Site Marker No. 2 ( approx. 6.4 miles away).
Also see . . . Lawrence Sullivan Ross, CSA at HistoryCentral.com. (Submitted on April 29, 2010, by John Desaulniers, Jr. of Mingo, Iowa.)
Categories. • Heroes • Notable Persons • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 18, 2007, by Michael Dann Hayes of Malcom, Iowa. This page has been viewed 3,681 times since then and 1,180 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 22, 2007, by Michael Dann Hayes of Malcom, Iowa. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.