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

Nat値 Rochester

1752-1831

 
 
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By J. J. Prats, February 3, 2007
1. Nat'l Rochester Marker
Inscription. Officer in Revolution. Member, N.C. Provincial Congress & legislature. Founded Rochester, N.Y., 1811. Home was nearby.
 
Erected 2003 by the North Carolina Office of Archives and History. (Marker Number G-56.)
 
Location. 36° 18.833′ N, 78° 33.817′ W. Marker is in Oxford, North Carolina, in Granville County. Marker is on Williamsboro Street (Business U.S. 158) west of Oxford Outer Loop (Truck Route U.S. 158), on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Oxford NC 27565, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Horner Military School (approx. one mile away); Oxford Female College (approx. 1.2 miles away); Katherine Blount Skinner Lassiter (approx. 1.4 miles away); Henry P. Cheatham (approx. 1.5 miles away); Mary Potter Academy (approx. 1.5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Oxford.
 
Additional keywords. Nathaniel Rochester, Rochester New York founder
 
Categories. Notable PersonsPolitical SubdivisionsWar, US Revolutionary
 
Nat'l Rochester Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, February 3, 2007
2. Nat'l Rochester Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 3, 2007, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,417 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on February 3, 2007, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia.   2. submitted on February 4, 2007, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia.
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