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Grave of Henry William Harrington.

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Where: 34.883797 -79.847002, Grave of Henry William Harrington

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    • From Harringtons.org: ArchiveHarrington Cemetery in bad shape in 1996.
    • 34.864,-79.8371 location of NC Highway Historical Marker K28, as marked by John V. Burns. Approximately 5 miles s. of Rockingham NC on US 1, just north of intersection with Road 1104 (Osborne Rd.), on right side of highway.

      K28

      HENRY WILLIAM HARRINGTON

      Brigadier General of Militia 1776 - 81,
      State Senator, & Commissioner to locate
      State Capital. Grave one mile NW.

    • Gravestone inscription, transcribed by John V. Burns.

      Sacred to the Memory of
      General Henry William Harrington
      A Native of the City of London
      and a Distinguished Officer
      in the American Army.
      Who departed this life
      on the 21st of March 1809.
      In the 62nd year of his Age.

      [more, unreadable]

    • Sherman, "Calendar..." . Search for harrington. 50+ returns. To avoid long downloads, use option to "Save and view this PDF in Reader".

    Confidence level: 5

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