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Halifax in Halifax County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

“Colonial Churchyard”

 
 
"Colonial Churchyard" Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, August 19, 2011
1. "Colonial Churchyard" Marker
Inscription. Graves of Confederate general Junius Daniel, editor Abraham Hodge, United States District Judge John Sitgreaves, are 1 block northeast.
 
Erected 1953 by North Carolina Archives Conservation and Highway Departments. (Marker Number E-52.)
 
Location. 36° 19.76′ N, 77° 35.334′ W. Marker is in Halifax, North Carolina, in Halifax County. Marker is at the intersection of St. David Street (Business U.S. 301) and King Street, on the right when traveling east on St. David Street. Touch for map. Located at the Halifax Public Works Building. Marker is in this post office area: Halifax NC 27839, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Eagle Tavern (a few steps from this marker); Early American Taverns (a few steps from this marker); John H. Eaton (within shouting distance of this marker); The Tap Room (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Eagle Tavern (within shouting distance of this marker); Halifax Colonial Jails (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Colonial Punishment (about 400 feet away); The Market Green (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Halifax.
 
Also see . . .
"Colonial Churchyard" Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, August 19, 2011
2. "Colonial Churchyard" Marker

1. Junius Daniel at FindAGrave.com. (Submitted on August 27, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
2. John Sitgreaves at FindAGrave.com. (Submitted on August 27, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. GovernmentWar, US Civil
 
Junius Daniel, confederate general image. Click for full size.
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3. Junius Daniel, confederate general
John Sitgreaves image. Click for full size.
Sketch by Thomas Addis Emmet, circa 1885
4. John Sitgreaves
Junius Daniel Grave image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, August 19, 2011
5. Junius Daniel Grave
Abraham Hodge Grave image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, August 19, 2011
6. Abraham Hodge Grave
U.S. District Judge John Sitgreaves Grave image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, August 19, 2011
7. U.S. District Judge John Sitgreaves Grave
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 19, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 324 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 19, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.   3, 4. submitted on August 27, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.   5, 6, 7. submitted on August 19, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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