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Davie County North Carolina Historical Markers

 
Cokesbury School Marker image, Touch for more information
By Michael C. Wilcox, May 2, 2012
Cokesbury School Marker
North Carolina (Davie County), Advance — M-44 — Cokesbury School
Short lived. The first Methodist school in North Carolina. Began about 1790. Was two miles east. — Map (db m55022) HM
North Carolina (Davie County), Advance — The Advance Academy
. . . — Map (db m55186) HM
North Carolina (Davie County), Mocksville — Boone Memorial This Memorial Erected To Daniel Boone | Squire and Sarah Boone
Daniel Boone Hunter, Explorer Backwoodsman, Soldir Surveyor Roadbuilder Legislator, Magistrate He lived and learned woodcraft in Davie County 1750-65

Squire and Sarah Boone Parents of Daniel Boone Pioneers of the Yadkin whose . . . — Map (db m53211) HM

North Carolina (Davie County), Mocksville — M-47 — Boone Tract
In 1753 Lord Granville granted 640 acres on Bear Creek to Squire Boone who sold it in 1759 to his son Daniel. This was a part of the original Boone tract. — Map (db m53197) HM
North Carolina (Davie County), Mocksville — Colonel Thomas W. Ferebee
Family Homesite Colonel Thomas W. Ferebee Bombardier, Enola Gay Dropped Atomic Bomb on Hiroshima, Japan August 6, 1945 — Map (db m55184) HM
North Carolina (Davie County), Mocksville — Daniel Boone / Greene and Cornwalis
. . . — Map (db m102511) HM
North Carolina (Davie County), Mocksville — M-3 — Daniel Boone's Parents
Squire and Sarah Boone are buried here. Daniel Boone, 1734-1820, lived many years in this region. — Map (db m53190) HM
North Carolina (Davie County), Mocksville — Davie County in the Civil War Stoneman in Mocksville 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 m53207) HM
North Carolina (Davie County), Mocksville — Davie County War Memorial
front center Dedicated in Honor of All Davie County Veterans and to the Memory of Those Who Made the Supreme Sacrifice for Our Freedom front left Spanish American War (?) World War I (18) Vietnam (9) front . . . — Map (db m55909) HM
North Carolina (Davie County), Mocksville — H. Andrew Lagle A Half-Century of Service
Employee and Town Supervisor Volunteer. Fireman and Fire Chief. His extensive knowledge, expertise, and resourcefulness - His dedication and compelling sense of duty ably served the citizens of Mocksville. — Map (db m54052) HM
North Carolina (Davie County), Mocksville — M-33 — Hinton R. Helper
Author of The Impending Crisis, a bitterly controversial book which denounced slavery; U.S. Consul at Buenos Aires, 1861-66. Born 150 yds. N. — Map (db m53186) HM
North Carolina (Davie County), Mocksville — The Boone Family in Davie County
On 04 October 1750, Squire Boone received a Land Warrant and Survey for a 640-acre tract "lying...upon Grant's Creek, alias Lickon (Licking) Creek" in present Davie County. He received a grant for this 640 acres on the present Elisha and Dutchman . . . — Map (db m53219) HM
North Carolina (Davie County), Mocksville — The British Army
The British Army led by General Cornwallis crossed Dutchman's Creek at this point Feb. 6, 1781 — Map (db m75950) HM
North Carolina (Davie County), Reeds Crossroads — M-41 — Cooleemee
Fine example of "Anglo-Grecian Villa." Built on 4,000 acre plantation by Peter W. Hairston in 1855. House stands 1 mi. south. — Map (db m55180) HM

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