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

Thomas C. Dula

1844-1868

 
 
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By Michael C. Wilcox, July 6, 2012
1. Thomas C. Dula Marker
Inscription. "Tom Dooley" of popular legend and song. Hanged in Statesville for the murder of Laura Foster. Grave is 1 1/2 mi. S.W.
 
Erected 1987 by NC Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number M-48.)
 
Location. 36° 5.14′ N, 81° 21.96′ W. Marker is in Ferguson, North Carolina, in Wilkes County. Marker is at the intersection of State Highway 268 and Tom Dula Road, on the right when traveling west on State Highway 268. Touch for map. Located at the east end of the Yadkin River bridge. Marker is in this post office area: Ferguson NC 28624, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Boone Homesteads (approx. 1.7 miles away); Laura Foster (approx. 5.2 miles away); "Fort Hamby" (approx. 5.9 miles away but has been reported missing); a different marker also named Fort Hamby (approx. 6 miles away); Montfort Stokes (approx. 10.2 miles away); Collett Leventhorpe (approx. 10.4 miles away); James Wellborn (approx. 10.7 miles away); James Larkin Pearson (approx. 11.2 miles away).
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. Laura Foster marker
 
Also see . . .
1. NC Markers page
Thomas C. Dula Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, July 6, 2012
2. Thomas C. Dula Marker
. (Submitted on July 7, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina.)
2. Find a Grave page (with photo). (Submitted on July 7, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina.)
 
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Thomas C. Dula Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, July 6, 2012
3. Thomas C. Dula Marker
Thomas C. Dula Grave image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, July 6, 2012
4. Thomas C. Dula Grave
Thomas C. Dula Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, July 6, 2012
5. Thomas C. Dula Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 20, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 7, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 574 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 7, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina.   5. submitted on October 20, 2016, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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