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

Richard Clinton

 
 
Richard Clinton Marker image. Click for full size.
By Cleo Robertson, July 25, 2016
1. Richard Clinton Marker
Inscription. Lieut. colonel militia, member Provincial Congress, 1775, legislature, conventions 1788, 1789. This town named for him. Home was nearby.
 
Erected 1951 by Archives, Conservation and Highway Departments. (Marker Number I-35.)
 
Location. 34° 59.866′ N, 78° 19.433′ W. Marker is in Clinton, North Carolina, in Sampson County. Marker is at the intersection of East Main Street and North Wall Street, on the left when traveling east on East Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 101 Main Street, Clinton NC 28328, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Gabriel Holmes (approx. 4.3 miles away); Duplin Old Courthouse Site (approx. 10 miles away); James Kenan (approx. 10.1 miles away); Veteranís Memorial (approx. 10.8 miles away); Samson L. Faison (approx. 13Ĺ miles away).
 
Also see . . .
1. NCpedia: Richard Clinton. Short biography authored by Alvaretta Register (1979) with listing of pertinent references. (Submitted on July 26, 2016, by Cleo Robertson of Fort Lauderdale, Florida.) 

2. NC-DAR: Richard Clinton Chapter. Richard Clinton Chapter, National Society
Marker in front of Sampson County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Cleo Robertson, July 25, 2016
2. Marker in front of Sampson County Courthouse
Richard Clinton marker on the front left side of building.
Daughters of the American Revolution (Submitted on July 26, 2016, by Cleo Robertson of Fort Lauderdale, Florida.) 

3. A Brief History of Clinton. (Submitted on July 26, 2016, by Cleo Robertson of Fort Lauderdale, Florida.)
4. Wikipedia: Richard Clinton (politician). (Submitted on July 26, 2016, by Cleo Robertson of Fort Lauderdale, Florida.)
5. NC Highway Historical Marker Program: Richard Clinton. Includes biographical essay (Submitted on July 26, 2016, by Cleo Robertson of Fort Lauderdale, Florida.) 
 
Categories. Colonial EraPatriots & PatriotismPoliticsWar, US Revolutionary
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 26, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 26, 2016, by Cleo Robertson of Fort Lauderdale, Florida. This page has been viewed 161 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 26, 2016, by Cleo Robertson of Fort Lauderdale, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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