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Madison, North Carolina Historical Markers

 
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By Bill Coughlin, February 4, 2013
Alexander Martin Marker
North Carolina (Rockingham County), Madison — J 15 — Alexander Martin1738 - 1807
Governor, 1782 - 85 and 1789 – 92; officer in the Revolution; member, Federal Convention of 1787; United States Senator. Home stood ½ mile N. — Map (db m62990) HM
North Carolina (Rockingham County), Madison — Confederate Arms Factory
The Searcy & Moore gun factory was located 1 mile west on the waters of Hogans Creek. Owned by Alexander M. Searcy and Dr. J. S. Moore, the firm manufactured approximately 100 rifles for the State of North Carolina in 1862-1863. On July 10, 1863, . . . — Map (db m18848) HM
North Carolina (Rockingham County), Madison — Law Office of Alfred Moore ScalesBuilt About 1854
Alfred Moore Scales Born November 27, 1827 -------------------- Admitted to Bar   1851 1851   Settled in Madison 1852   N.C. House of Commons 1857   U.S. Congress 1861   Vol. Co. H. of 3rd N.C. Volunteers 1863   Brigadier General CSA 1875-1884   . . . — Map (db m63208) HM
North Carolina (Rockingham County), Madison — Scales Law OfficeDuty, Courage & Daring
Alfred M. Scales was born on November 26, 1827, in eastern Rockingham County. After attending Caldwell Institute in Greensboro and the University of North Carolina, he read law under Judge William H. Battle, then settled in Madison and opened his . . . — Map (db m62981) HM
North Carolina (Rockingham County), Madison — J 90 — Slink Shoal Sluice
Dan River improvements built 1820s by Roanoke Navigation Co. include sluice & wing dams 1/4 mi. E. Rebuilt, 1880s. — Map (db m18831) HM
North Carolina (Rockingham County), Madison — J 14 — Stephen A. Douglas
Presidential nominee, 1860, United States Senator from Illinois, was married to Martha Martin, 1847, in house standing 2 miles N. E. — Map (db m62989) HM

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