Near Jonesville in Lee County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Doctor Stillís Birthplace
Location. 36° 40.265′ N, 83° 9.055′ W. Marker is near Jonesville, Virginia, in Lee County. Marker is on County Route 622 1.6 miles south of Main Street (U.S. 58), on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Jonesville VA 24263, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Jonesville Methodist Camp Ground (approx. 0.8 miles away); a different marker also named Doctor Stillís Birthplace (approx. 1.6 miles away); Jonesville (approx. 2.1 miles away); Thompson Settlement Church (approx. 4.2 miles away); Lee County Virginia / Tennessee (approx. 6.9 miles away); Pennington Gap Carterís Raid (approx. 9.2 miles away in Tennessee); Martinís Station (approx. 11.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jonesville.
Also see . . . Andrew Taylor Still. Wikipedia entry. “Still was born in Lee County, Virginia in 1828, the son of a Methodist minister and physician. At an early age, Still decided to follow in his fatherís footsteps as a physician. After studying medicine and serving an apprenticeship under his father, he entered the Civil War as a Hospital Steward, but would later state in his autobiography that he served as a Ďdefacto surgeoní.” (Submitted on July 9, 2011.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 9, 2011, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page has been viewed 409 times since then and 31 times this year. Last updated on July 9, 2011. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 9, 2011, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.