Heroine of the FrontierHere lies "Mad Ann" Bailey, heroine of the Virginia frontier. Ann Hennis came to Virginia at age 19. She married Richard Trotter who was killed at the Battle of Point Pleasant on October 10, 1774. "Mad Ann" dressed in buckskins and galloped off to avenge her husband's death. She traveled to the remote settlements carrying messages. Ann later married John Bailey, a member of the garrison at Fort Lee (Charleston) in 1785.
|Placed By||Gordon C. and Mildred R. Jackson Foundation|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 1:11am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 401010 N 4299596|
|Decimal Degrees||38.83961667, -82.14058333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 50.377', W 82° 8.435'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 50' 22.62" N, 82° 8' 26.10" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 100-198 1st St, Point Pleasant WV 25550, US|
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