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Near Hertford in Perquimans County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Ann Marwood Durant

d. 1695

 
 
Ann Marwood Durant Marker image. Click for full size.
By James Thomson
1. Ann Marwood Durant Marker
Inscription. First woman known to have acted as attorney in an N.C. court, 1673. Appeared before Council in Perquimans Precinct.
 
Erected 1991 by North Carolina Office of Archives and History. (Marker Number A 75.)
 
Location. 36° 12.233′ N, 76° 26.867′ W. Marker is near Hertford, North Carolina, in Perquimans County. Marker is at the intersection of Ocean Highway (U.S. 17) and New Hope Road, on the right when traveling north on Ocean Highway. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: New Hope Road, Hertford NC 27944, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. George Durant (here, next to this marker); Quaker Activity (approx. 0.8 miles away); John Harvey (approx. 1.5 miles away); John Skinner (approx. 1.5 miles away); Edmundson-Fox Memorial (approx. 1.6 miles away); A Rare Monument (approx. 1.7 miles away); First Post Road (approx. 12.8 miles away); Edenton Cotton Mill (approx. 13.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hertford.
 
Categories. Civil RightsColonial EraPoliticsSettlements & Settlers
 
George Durant and Ann Marwood Durant Markers image. Click for full size.
By James Thomson, January 29, 2011
2. George Durant and Ann Marwood Durant Markers
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 29, 2011, by James Thomson of Chesapeake, United States. This page has been viewed 498 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 29, 2011, by James Thomson of Chesapeake, United States. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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