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Historical Markers in Snow Hill, North Carolina

 
Clickable Map of Greene County, North Carolina 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 Greene County, NC (9) Lenoir County, NC (44) Pitt County, NC (28) Wayne County, NC (32) Wilson County, NC (18)  GreeneCounty(9) Greene County (9)  LenoirCounty(44) Lenoir County (44)  PittCounty(28) Pitt County (28)  WayneCounty(32) Wayne County (32)  WilsonCounty(18) Wilson County (18)
Snow Hill is in Greene County
      Greene County (9)  
      Lenoir County (44)  
      Pitt County (28)  
      Wayne County (32)  
      Wilson County (18)  
 
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1North Carolina (Greene County), Snow Hill — Grimsley Baptist ChurchRest, Feed, and Forage — Potter's Raid —
(Preface): On July 18, 1863 Union Gen. Edward E. Potter led infantry and cavalry from New Bern to destroy the Wilmington and Weldon Railroad bridge at Rocky Mount. The infantry feinted toward Kinston and retreated to New Bern. Potter raided . . . Map (db m31170) HM
2North Carolina (Greene County), Snow Hill — Hull Road
This road was part of the original Hull Road cut by General Hull in the march of the British Army through Eastern North Carolina during the Revolutionary War Two miles east is the grave of Thomas Holliday General in the American Army in the . . . Map (db m31171) HM
3North Carolina (Greene County), Snow Hill — F-66 — James Glasgowca. 1735-1819
The first Secretary of State of N.C., 1777-98. Glasgow (now Greene) County was named for him. Convicted of land fraud. Lived 2 mi. N.E.Map (db m66656) HM
4North Carolina (Greene County), Snow Hill — F-37 — Nooherooka
Tuscarora stronghold. Site of decisive battle of the Tuscarora War, March 20-23, 1713, when 950 Indians were killed or captured. Site 1 mi. N.Map (db m64927) HM
5North Carolina (Greene County), Snow Hill — Snow Hill
County seat of Greene County, founded 1791. Town established 1811 near Cotechney, the Tuscarora Indian stronghold. Settlers came here about 1710. Incorporated in 1855. Erected by Snow Hill Garden Club • 1957Map (db m130637) HM
6North Carolina (Greene County), Snow Hill — Tuscarora War
Five miles west of Snow Hill, March 20-23, 1713, the Indians under Hancock suffered the severest blow ever experienced by them in North Carolina. The battle virtually ended the Tuscarora War and led to the emigration of the defeated . . . Map (db m114463) HM
 
 
Dec. 7, 2021