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

Stephen A. Douglas

 
 
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By Bill Coughlin, February 4, 2013
1. Stephen A. Douglas Marker
Inscription.
Presidential nominee,
1860, United States
Senator from Illinois,
was married to Martha
Martin, 1847, in house
standing 2 miles N. E.

 
Erected 1971 by State Department of Archives and History. (Marker Number J 14.)
 
Location. 36° 22.674′ N, 79° 51.262′ W. Marker is in Madison, North Carolina, in Rockingham County. Marker is at the intersection of State Highway 704 and Smothers Road, on the left when traveling east on State Highway 704. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Madison NC 27025, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Alexander Martin (approx. 2.2 miles away); Wentworth Methodist Church (approx. 4.6 miles away); a different marker also named Wentworth Methodist Church (approx. 4.6 miles away); Wentworth and the War (approx. 4.8 miles away); Slink Shoal Sluice (approx. 4.9 miles away); Wright Tavern (approx. 4.9 miles away); Confederate Arms Factory (approx. 5.2 miles away); Law Office of Alfred Moore Scales (approx. 6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Madison.
 
Also see . . .  Brief biography of Stephen Douglas. (Submitted on February 4, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Stephen A. Douglas Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 4, 2013
2. Stephen A. Douglas Marker

 
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Stephen A. Douglas Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 4, 2013
3. Stephen A. Douglas Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 4, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 304 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on February 4, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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