LEGACY ; Virginia ("Ginnie") Bethel Moon - 4E 76
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member krsmith2
N 35° 08.834 W 090° 03.234
15S E 768394 N 3893346
Quick Description: A noted civil war spy.
Location: Tennessee, United States
Date Posted: 5/13/2012 8:11:42 AM
Waymark Code: WMEDTC
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler
Views: 8

Long Description:
The daughter of a Confederate sympathizer, Ginnie Moon was a noted Southern Civil War spy. Born in Ohio, Ginnie moved to Memphis with her mother in 1862. She was arrested for spying soon after the Federal Army occupied the city, but escaped to continue her work elsewhere. Ginnie returned to Memphis after the war and was a heroine of the yellow fever epidemics of the 1870s. She died in New York City.
Marker Name: Virginia ("Ginnie") Bethel Moon

Marker Location: City

Type of Marker: Person

Marker Number: 4E 76

Group(s) Responsible for placing Marker:
Tennessee Historical Commission.

Visit Instructions:
At minimum, your visit must consist of a picture of the marker itself or anything referenced on the marker plus additional information you may have learned about the waymark topic. (You and your GPS receiver do not need to be in the picture, but can.)
Search for...
Geocaching.com Google Map
Google Maps
Bing Maps
Nearest Waymarks
Nearest Tennessee Historical Markers
Nearest Geocaches
Nearest Benchmarks
Create a scavenger hunt using this waymark as the center point
Recent Visits/Logs:
Date Logged Log User Rating  
Lat34North visited LEGACY ;  Virginia ("Ginnie") Bethel Moon - 4E 76 9/17/2016 Lat34North visited it
Benchmark Blasterz visited LEGACY ;  Virginia ("Ginnie") Bethel Moon - 4E 76 3/8/2015 Benchmark Blasterz visited it

View all visits/logs