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North Tazewell in Tazewell County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

First Court for Tazewell County

 
 
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By J. J. Prats, May 28, 2011
1. First Court for Tazewell County Marker
Inscription. The first Court for Tazewell County was held June 1800 at the residence of Henry Harman, Jr. The house site is located two tenths of a mile to the northeast. Harmanís grave is to the north. In the same burying ground is the marked grave of his brother Daniel Harman who was killed by Indians in 1791.
 
Erected 1987 by Department of Conservation and Historic Resources. (Marker Number X-28.)
 
Location. 37° 8.205′ N, 81° 29.318′ W. Marker is in North Tazewell, Virginia, in Tazewell County. Marker is at the intersection of Fincastle Turnpike (Business U.S. 460) and Dial Rock Road on Fincastle Turnpike. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1105 E Fincastle St, North Tazewell VA 24630, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. William Wynneís Fort (approx. 0.9 miles away); Molly Tynesís Ride (approx. 1.5 miles away but has been reported missing); Burkeís Garden (approx. 1.5 miles away); Tazewell (approx. 2.5 miles away); Indian-Settler Conflicts (approx. 4.3 miles away); Pisgah United Methodist Church
First Court for Tazewell County Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, May 28, 2011
2. First Court for Tazewell County Marker
(approx. 4.8 miles away); Big Crab Orchard Or Wittenís Fort (approx. 4.8 miles away); a different marker also named Burkeís Garden (approx. 7.3 miles away).
 
Categories. Political Subdivisions
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 17, 2011, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page has been viewed 483 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 17, 2011, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia.
 
Editor’s want-list for this marker. Photo of the house site • Photo of Henry Harman Jr.'s grave and that of his brother Daniel • Can you help?
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