Asheville in Buncombe County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
1725 - 1813
Distinguished North Carolinian
Governor, Statesman and Jurist
in whose honor
the City of Asheville was named
Erected 1936 by Edward Buncombe Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
Location. 35° 35.714′ N, 82° 32.936′ W. Marker is in Asheville, North Carolina, in Buncombe County. Marker can be reached from the Court Plaza east of S. Spruce St.. Touch for map. Marker is southeast of the courthouse, off the Court Plaza and north of Marjorie St. Marker is in this post office area: Asheville NC 28801, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Buncombe County Court House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ellington's Dream (about 300 feet away); Confederate Armory (about 300 feet away); Western North Carolina Veterans Memorial (about 400 feet away); Young Men’s Institute (about 400 feet away); Thomas Wolfe War with Spain (about 400 feet away); To Honor the Revolutionary Soldiers (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Asheville.
Also see . . . Samuel Ashe. (Submitted on April 25, 2010, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
Categories. • Colonial Era • Notable Persons • Patriots & Patriotism • Politics • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 25, 2010, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. This page has been viewed 924 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 25, 2010, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.