Lincolnton in Lincoln County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
The John Martin Shuford Gravesite
Erected by Lincoln County Historical Association.
Location. 35° 28.62′ N, 81° 15.987′ W. Marker is in Lincolnton, North Carolina, in Lincoln County. Marker can be reached from Jeb Seagle Drive 0.2 miles north of Linwood Drive, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lincolnton NC 28092, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Battle of Ramsour's Mill (within shouting distance of this marker); The Patriot Captains' Gravesite (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Battle of Ramsour's Mill (approx. 0.4 miles away); Michael Hoke (approx. half a mile away); Robert F. Hoke (approx. half a mile away); U.D.C. Memorial Hall (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named The Battle of Ramsour's Mill (approx. 0.6 miles away); André Michaux (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lincolnton.
More about this marker. On the lower right is a photograph with the caption, "Joseph R. Nixon took this photograph of the John Martin Shuford gravesite on August 20, 1914 as his father Alfred Nixon conducted a tour of the Ramsour's Mill battlesite for the Lincoln County Teacher's Institute."
On the lower left is a photograph with the caption, "Clyde “Baby Ray” Cornwell captured this image of the John Martin Shuford gravesite during the late 1940s or early 1950s."
Photographs courtesy of the Lincoln County Historical Association and Lincoln County Museum of History.
Also see . . . The Ramsour's Mill Battleground. Lincoln County Historical Association (Submitted on July 12, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 10, 2011, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 916 times since then and 170 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 10, 2011, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.