Sussex in Sussex County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Sussex County Confederate Monument
Our Confederate Soldiers
“The principles for which they fought live eternally.”
List of companies organized in
and sent out from Sussex County:
Co.A, 41st Va. Reg’t, Infantry,
“Sussex Sharp Shooters”;
Co.D, 13th Va. Reg’t, Cavalry;
Co.E, 16th Va. Reg’t, Infantry;
Co.F, 41st Va. Reg’t, Artillery,
Co.H, 13th Va. Reg’t, Cavalry,
“Sussex Light Dragoons,”
For roll of members see records
in the county clerk’s office.
Sept. 29, 1909
Erected 1912 by United Daughters of the Confederacy.
Marker series. This marker is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy marker series.
Location. 36° 54.936′ N, 77° 16.786′ W. Marker is in Sussex, Virginia, in Sussex County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Courthouse Road and Thornton Square. Touch for map. This monument is located on the front lawn of the Sussex County Courthouse. Marker is at or near this postal address: 15080 Courthouse Road, Sussex VA 23884, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. Sussex County War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Sussex County Courthouse (a few steps from this marker); The Cattle (Beefsteak) Raid (approx. 5.4 miles away); History At Stony Creek (approx. 6.6 miles away); Nottoway River Crossings (approx. 6.8 miles away); Jones Chapel Methodist Church (approx. 7.2 miles away); Antioch Baptist Church (approx. 7.2 miles away); Prince George County / Sussex County (approx. 8.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sussex.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 18, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 648 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 18, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.