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Historical Markers in Churchville, Virginia

 
Clickable Map of Augusta County, Virginia and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Augusta County, VA (65) Albemarle County, VA (116) Bath County, VA (31) Highland County, VA (34) Nelson County, VA (40) Rockbridge County, VA (44) Rockingham County, VA (90) Staunton Ind. City, VA (51) Waynesboro Ind. City, VA (15) Pendleton County, WV (43)  AugustaCounty(65) Augusta County (65)  AlbemarleCounty(116) Albemarle County (116)  BathCounty(31) Bath County (31)  HighlandCounty(34) Highland County (34)  NelsonCounty(40) Nelson County (40)  RockbridgeCounty(44) Rockbridge County (44)  RockinghamCounty(90) Rockingham County (90)  (51) Staunton (51)  (15) Waynesboro (15)  PendletonCountyWest Virginia(43) Pendleton County (43)
Churchville is in Augusta County
    Augusta County (65)
    Albemarle County (116)
    Bath County (31)
    Highland County (34)
    Nelson County (40)
    Rockbridge County (44)
    Rockingham County (90)
    Staunton (51)
    Waynesboro (15)
    Pendleton County, West Virginia (43)
 
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1Virginia (Augusta County), Churchville — W-227 — Colonel George Moffett
George Moffett (1735–1811), a prominent regional military and civic leader, had joined the Augusta County militia by 1758. He participated in the French and Indian War (1756–1763), led a militia company at the Battle of Point Pleasant in . . . Map (db m30460) HM
2Virginia (Augusta County), Churchville — W-156 — James Edward Hanger
Born near Churchville on 25 Feb. 1843, Hanger joined the Churchville Cavalry at Phillipi, W.Va., on 2 June 1861, where the next morning he was wounded. The resulting amputation of his leg was probably the first of the Civil War. He convalesced at . . . Map (db m15905) HM
3Virginia (Augusta County), Churchville — W-79 — Last Indian Clash
Near this spot in 1764, Shawnee Indians killed John Tremble (Trimble) in the last such event in Augusta County. During the preceding decade, a series of conflicts between Native Americans and European settlers occurred along the western frontier of . . . Map (db m30461) HM
4Virginia (Augusta County), Churchville — W-226 — Mount Pleasant
Mount Pleasant, a venerable stone dwelling exemplifying traditional Shenandoah Valley domestic architecture, was erected on the 1740 land grant to John Moffett from King George II. Originally known as Moffetts Bottom, early probate records reflect a . . . Map (db m30448) HM
 
 
  
 
Oct. 17, 2021