Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Wilkesboro in Wilkes County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Montfort Stokes

1762-1842

 
 
Montfort Stokes Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, May 12, 2012
1. Montfort Stokes Marker
Inscription. Governor, 1830-1832; U.S. Senator; Federal Indian Commissioner. Home stood 1 mi. N.
 
Erected by NC Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number M-2.)
 
Location. 36° 8.18′ N, 81° 11.67′ W. Marker is in Wilkesboro, North Carolina, in Wilkes County. Marker is on River Street (Route 268), on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wilkesboro NC 28697, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. James Wellborn (approx. half a mile away); James Larkin Pearson (approx. one mile away); Colonel Ben Cleveland (approx. 2.5 miles away); Stoneman's Raid (approx. 2.5 miles away); James B. Gordon (approx. 2.6 miles away); Wilkesboro Presbyterian Church (approx. 2.6 miles away); Fort Hamby (approx. 4.4 miles away); a different marker also named "Fort Hamby" (approx. 4.4 miles away but has been reported missing). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wilkesboro.
 
Also see . . .  NC Markers page. (Submitted on May 19, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina.)
 
Categories. Native AmericansPolitics
 
Montfort Stokes Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, May 12, 2012
2. Montfort Stokes Marker
Montfort Stokes Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, May 12, 2012
3. Montfort Stokes Marker
Montfort Stokes Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox
4. Montfort Stokes Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 19, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 303 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 19, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
Paid Advertisement