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Hillsborough in Orange County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Thomas Ruffin

1787-1870

 
 
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By Michael C. Wilcox, June 30, 2014
1. Thomas Ruffin Marker
Inscription. Jurist and agriculturist. Chief Justice of North Carolina Supreme Court, 1833-1852 and 1858-1859. Grave 3/10 mile east.
 
Erected 2009 by North Carolina Office of Archives and History. (Marker Number G-11.)
 
Location. 36° 4.616′ N, 79° 5.965′ W. Marker is in Hillsborough, North Carolina, in Orange County. Marker is at the intersection of North Churton Street (U.S. 70) and East Tryon Street, on the right when traveling north on North Churton Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 148 N Churton St, Hillsborough NC 27278, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. J. G. de Roulhac Hamilton (a few steps from this marker); Moses A. Curtis (a few steps from this marker); Francis Nash (within shouting distance of this marker); William Hooper (within shouting distance of this marker); Archibald Debow Murphey (within shouting distance of this marker); William A. Graham (within shouting distance of this marker); Boone Expedition for Kentucky (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Thomas Burke (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hillsborough.
 
Also see . . .
1. NC Markers page.
Thomas Ruffin Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, June 30, 2014
2. Thomas Ruffin Marker
(Submitted on October 9, 2016, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina.)
2. Find a Grave link. (Submitted on October 9, 2016, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina.)
 
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Thomas Ruffin Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, June 30, 2014
3. Thomas Ruffin Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 14, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 9, 2016, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 141 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 9, 2016, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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