Near McKenney in Dinwiddie County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1999 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number S 69.)
Location. 37° 2.26′ N, 77° 50.588′ W. Marker is near McKenney, Virginia, in Dinwiddie County. Marker is on Gills Bridge Road 0.1 miles south of Whitmore Road (Virginia Route 651), on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mc Kenney VA 23872, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Butterwood Chapel (approx. 2.6 miles away); Nottoway County / Dinwiddie County (approx. 3.8 miles away); Birthplace of Roger Atkinson Pryor Sallie Jones Atkinson (approx. 5 miles away); The Burning of White Oak Methodist Church (approx. 7.2 miles away); a different marker also named Nottoway County / Dinwiddie County (approx. 7.3 miles away); Creation of Camp Pickett (approx. 7.6 miles away); Fort Pickett (approx. 8.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in McKenney.
1. Darvills High School List Of 1913-1914 6th 7th and 8th Grade Students
Darvills High School
Westboro, Dinwiddie County, Virginia
Myrtle A. Watson, Teacher
Dr. Eugene C. Powell, Division Supt.
Miss Mayo Reames, Prin.
Miss Myrtle A. Watson, Asst. Prin.
Miss Clara Atkinson
Miss Bettie Lou Reames
Robert D. Wells
Kate Lee Eckles
Elliot W. Hudgins, Jr.
Charles Eddy Woody
Rosa Nell Laneave
Mary Sue Sheffield
Rosa Lee Wells
This is from a card/pamphlet found in my grandmother's (Rosa Nell LaNeave) belongings. There is also a picture in the inside back page of a woman whom I presume to be Mrs. Watson.
— Submitted June 30, 2015, by Joseph M Neagle of Mechanicsville, Virginia.
Categories. • 20th Century • Education • Military • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 23, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 539 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 23, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.