First Settlers

First Settlers (HMY0R)

Location: Cedar Grove, WV 25039 Kanawha County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 13.087', W 81° 25.573'

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Walter Kelly settled here about 1773 but was killed by Indians. William Morris came here in 1774 and made first permanent settlement in this valley. He built a fort, had a "boat yard," and started a church and school.
HM NumberHMY0R
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Date Added Thursday, October 2nd, 2014 at 5:28am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 462690 N 4230101
Decimal Degrees38.21811667, -81.42621667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 13.087', W 81° 25.573'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 13' 5.22" N, 81° 25' 34.38" W
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Area Code(s)304
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 842-1010 E Dupont Ave, Cedar Grove WV 25039, US
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