“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers in Elkin, North Carolina

Clickable Map of Surry County, North Carolina and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Surry County, NC (31) Alleghany County, NC (9) Forsyth County, NC (229) Stokes County, NC (20) Wilkes County, NC (58) Yadkin County, NC (14) Carroll County, VA (17) Grayson County, VA (30) Patrick County, VA (43)  SurryCounty(31) Surry County (31)  AlleghanyCounty(9) Alleghany County (9)  ForsythCounty(229) Forsyth County (229)  StokesCounty(20) Stokes County (20)  WilkesCounty(58) Wilkes County (58)  YadkinCounty(14) Yadkin County (14)  CarrollCountyVirginia(17) Carroll County (17)  GraysonCounty(30) Grayson County (30)  PatrickCounty(43) Patrick County (43)
Dobson is the county seat for Surry County
Elkin is in Surry County
      Surry County (31)  
      Alleghany County (9)  
      Forsyth County (229)  
      Stokes County (20)  
      Wilkes County (58)  
      Yadkin County (14)  
      Carroll County, Virginia (17)  
      Grayson County, Virginia (30)  
      Patrick County, Virginia (43)  
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1North Carolina (Surry County), Elkin — Elkin Manufacturing CompanyWelcoming the Raiders — Stoneman's Raid —
(Preface): On March 24, 1865, Union Gen. George Stoneman led 6,000 cavalrymen from Tennessee into southwestern Virginia and western North Carolina to disrupt the Confederate supply line by destroying sections of the Virginia and Tennessee . . . Map (db m56794) HM
2North Carolina (Surry County), Elkin — Surry County Muster Site
The grassy area in front of you is the easternmost point on the Overmountain Victory National Historic Trail. Near this spot on September 27th, 1780, Patriot militiamen from Surry County under the command of Major Joseph Winston mustered to join . . . Map (db m56937) HM
3North Carolina (Surry County), Elkin — M-53 — Surry Muster Field
Patriot militia, led by Major Joseph Winston, gathered in this vicinity, Sept. 1780, marched to victory at Kings Mtn.Map (db m56787) HM
4North Carolina (Surry County), Elkin — The Kings Mountain Campaign of 1780
The Kings Mountain campaign is one of the turning points of the American Revolution. The British commander in the Southern Colonies, Lord Charles Cornwallis, anticipated strong Loyalist support in the Carolinas. Major Patrick Ferguson, an . . . Map (db m56940) HM
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Dec. 10, 2022