Rabun Gap in Rabun County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
United Daughters of the Confederacy
to the memory of
Born in Savannah, GA·Sept·6, 1816
and killed in the
First Battle of the Manassas
July 21, 1861
Erected 1932 by Georgia Division of the United Daughters of the Confederacy.
Marker series. This marker is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy marker series.
Location. 34° 57.493′ N, 83° 23.216′ W. Marker is in Rabun Gap, Georgia, in Rabun County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 441 and Kelly's Creek Road, on the right when traveling south on U.S. 441. Touch for map. Located at a former entrance to the Rabun Gap-Nacoochee School. Marker is at or near this postal address: 339 Nacoochee Drive, Rabun Gap GA 30568, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Rabun Gap – Nacoochee School (approx. 0.4 miles away); York House Inn (approx. 1.4 miles away); Cherokee Defeat (approx. 4.1 miles away in North Carolina); The Rabun County Courthouse William Bartram Trail (approx. 5.6 miles away); Rabun County War Memorial (approx. 5.6 miles away); Rabun County (approx. 5.6 miles away); Robert H. “Bob” Vickers 1908 - 1984 (approx. 5.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rabun Gap.
Regarding Brig·Gen·Francis·S·Bartow·C·S·A·. Brigadier General Francis S. Bartow was the first brigade commander of the Confederate States Army to die in combat.
Also see . . .
1. Wikipedia article on Francis S. Bartow. (Submitted on October 21, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
2. About North Georgia article on Francis Stebbins Bartow. (Submitted on October 21, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • Notable Persons • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on October 21, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 21, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 221 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 21, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.