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Grave of a Famous PersonDon Gibson - Shelby, North Carolina

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Don Gibson is a renowned singer/songwriter who performed on the Grand Ole Opry and is a member of the Country Music Hall of Fame.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: North Carolina

date approved: 12/4/2010

last visited: never

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NN51.5 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonSamuel James Ervin, Jr.

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United States Senator from the State of North Carolina (1954-1974) and served as chairman of the Senate Watergate Committee in 1973.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: North Carolina

date approved: 12/15/2006

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonRandolph Scott

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Movie Actor whose career spanned from 1928 - 1962

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: North Carolina

date approved: 12/21/2006

last visited: 5/7/2019

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Grave of a Famous PersonWilliam Davidson -- Old Settler's Cemetery, Charlotte NC

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The grave of former North Carolina US Congressman William Davidson in Old Settler's Cemetery in downtown Charlotte

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: North Carolina

date approved: 11/22/2017

last visited: 11/17/2017

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NWNW82.9 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonDr. Elisha Mitchell

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Elisha Mitchell surveyed the highest peak east of the Mississippi River, Mt. Mitchell.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ScubaDewd

location: North Carolina

date approved: 5/27/2006

last visited: 8/27/2018

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SWSW87.4 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonJoseph Jefferson "Shoeless Joe" Jackson

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“Shoeless” Joe Jackson played Major League Baseball from 1908 – 1920. He played for the Chicago White Sox during the 1919 World Series and he and seven other players were banned from baseball after rumors that they conspired to throw the Series.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: South Carolina

date approved: 3/28/2008

last visited: 12/26/2015

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Grave of a Famous PersonRalph Lee Earnhardt - Kannapolis, North Carolina

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Ralph Earnhardt was one of the early pioneers of NASCAR Racing and a member of the International Motorsports Hall of Fame.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: North Carolina

date approved: 12/5/2009

last visited: 11/8/2012

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Grave of a Famous PersonMichael John Lockwood - China Grove, NC

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Michael John Lockwood is better known to Professional Wrestling Fans at “Crash Holly.”

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: North Carolina

date approved: 7/12/2017

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonAuthor William Sydney Porter – O.Henry

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American Writer William Sydney Porter, known better by his pen name O.Henry is found at his final resting place in the historic Riverside Cemetery in Asheville, North Carolina.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PersonsMD

location: North Carolina

date approved: 5/26/2011

last visited: 8/22/2013

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Grave of a Famous PersonThomas Wolfe - Asheville, NC

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Tom Wolfe was one of the best known novelist of the early 20th century.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: North Carolina

date approved: 12/5/2011

last visited: 8/22/2013

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Grave of a Famous PersonUS Congressman and Brigadier General Robert Brank Vance

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Six time US Congressman and Brigadier General Robert Brank Vance is found at his final resting place in the historic Riverside Cemetery in Asheville, North Carolina.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PersonsMD

location: North Carolina

date approved: 5/26/2011

last visited: 8/22/2013

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Grave of a Famous Person3 Time Governor of North Carolina, Zebulon Baird Vance

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Governor of North Carolina, Congressman, State Legislator, Confederate Colonel, one of the most influential leaders of the Civil War and the Reconstruction era. Zebulon Baird Vance was the most popular political leader that the state has produced.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PersonsMD

location: North Carolina

date approved: 5/26/2011

last visited: 8/22/2013

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Grave of a Famous PersonBaxter "Buck" Jordan Major League Baseball Player

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Grave of 10 Year Major League Veteran. Salisbury, NC

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Padon

location: North Carolina

date approved: 12/19/2007

last visited: 8/4/2018

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SWSW113.6 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonWest Allen Williams

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This tomb is located on display in the Mineral Spring Park in Williamston,SC

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Firefrog69

location: South Carolina

date approved: 10/15/2007

last visited: 11/8/2008

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Grave of a Famous PersonThomas Wilson Ferebee - Mocksville, NC

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Colonel Thomas Ferebee served as the bombardier on the Enola Gay.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: North Carolina

date approved: 12/15/2009

last visited: never

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SWSW133.1 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonBarnard Elliott Bee - Pendleton, South Carolina

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During that battle of First Bull Run in the opening days of the Civil War, General Bee was responsible for the inspiring the famous nickname for Colonel Thomas J. "Stonewall" Jackson.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: South Carolina

date approved: 3/7/2008

last visited: never

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SWSW133.3 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonThomas Green Clemson

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Thomas Green Clemson held the post of United States Superintendent of Agriculture and was the founder of Clemson University in Clemson, South Carolina.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: South Carolina

date approved: 3/28/2008

last visited: never

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NWNW135.2 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonWalter Preston Brownlow - US Congressman Tennessee

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Final resting place of US Congressman Walter Preston Brownlow, Tennesses's most powerful Congressman

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PersonsMD

location: Tennessee

date approved: 12/10/2008

last visited: 3/14/2009

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SWSW135.3 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonColonel Andrew Pickens

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Gravesite of Colonel Andrew Pickens Revolutionary War Hero

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member waypointazoid

location: South Carolina

date approved: 12/1/2006

last visited: 11/2/2008

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SWSW136.6 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonFrank James Howard

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Coach Howard was Clemson University's Head Football Coach from September 1, 1931 until he retired on January 1, 1970.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: South Carolina

date approved: 3/28/2008

last visited: 11/5/2008

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NWNW137.4 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonSamuel Cole Williams - Jurist and Historian : Johnson City, Tennessee

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Chancellor of First Chancery Division of Tennessee. Appointed and elected to Tennessee Supreme Court. Served as first dean of the Lamar School of Law (also known as Emory University School of Law) at, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PersonsMD

location: Tennessee

date approved: 12/11/2008

last visited: 12/10/2008

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NWNW150.3 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonPresident Andrew Johnson

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Andrew Johnson was the 17th President of the United States and is buried in the Andrew Johnson National Cemetery in Greeneville, Tennessee

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Tennessee

date approved: 12/14/2007

last visited: 12/29/2018

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Grave of a Famous PersonAnn Cuningham - Columbia, SC

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Founder of the Mount Vernon Ladies' Association, is credited with saving Mount Vernon, George Washington's estate, from ruin.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: South Carolina

date approved: 9/15/2010

last visited: 5/31/2010

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Grave of a Famous PersonJonathan Maxcy - Columbia, SC

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The first president of the University of South Carolina is buried in the First Presbyterian cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: South Carolina

date approved: 9/15/2010

last visited: 5/31/2010

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Grave of a Famous PersonWoodrow Wilson's Parents - Columbia, SC

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The 28th President of the United States' parents, Joseph and Jessie, are buried in the First Persbyterian cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: South Carolina

date approved: 9/15/2010

last visited: 1/29/2013

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