Early Settler Historical

Early Settler Historical (HM1TVZ)

Location: Whitesburg, KY 41858 Letcher County
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 7.206', W 82° 47.557'

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Archelous Craft of Wilkes Co., N.C., was with small band of pioneers who immigrated to upper Ky. River Valley in 1804. Born Dec. 25, 1749, in Roanoke River area, Craft was a veteran of Revolutionary War; he fought in battles of Hanging Rock and Eutaw Springs. He died Nov. 8, 1853. His unmarked grave is three miles north on Crafts Colly.

Presented by Craft Family Reunion Assoc.
Series This marker is part of the Kentucky: Kentucky Historical Society series
Year Placed1981
Placed ByKentucky Historical Society, Kentucky Department of Transportation
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016 at 9:01am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 340744 N 4109699
Decimal Degrees37.12010000, -82.79261667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 7.206', W 82° 47.557'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 7' 12.36" N, 82° 47' 33.42" W
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Area Code(s)606
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1927 US-119, Whitesburg KY 41858, US
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