Mathias Harman, Sr.

Mathias Harman, Sr. (HM1OOS)

Location: Bandy, VA 24602 Tazewell County
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N 37° 9.979', W 81° 37.794'

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Just east of here is the last home site and grave of Mathias Harman, Sr. (1736-1832), early explorer, hunter and Revolutionary War veteran. Harman helped establish the first permanent English settlement in eastern Kentucky in 1755. In 1789 he founded Harman's Station on the Levisa River near John's Creek in present-day Johnson County. He and his wife, Lydia, settled in this area in 1803.
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HM NumberHM1OOS
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Marker NumberX-27
Year Placed1990
Placed ByDepartment of Historic Resources
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Date Added Monday, October 19th, 2015 at 9:01pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 444075 N 4113508
Decimal Degrees37.16631667, -81.62990000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 9.979', W 81° 37.794'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 9' 58.74" N, 81° 37' 47.64" W
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Area Code(s)276
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near State Rte 637, Bandy VA 24602, US
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