Caught in the CrossfireOn June 22, 1791, Henry Bushong patented a 260-acre tract in Shenandoah County that would be home for several generations of his descendants. Henry's son, Jacob married Sarah Strickler in 1818. They took up residence in a four-room log house and began a family that would grow to include four boys and two girls.
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|Placed By||Virginia Civil War Trails and Shenandoah Valley Battlefields Foundation|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 at 5:00pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 702889 N 4281982|
|Decimal Degrees||38.66320000, -78.66810000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 39.792', W 78° 40.086'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 39' 47.52" N, 78° 40' 5.16" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 8895 George R Collins Pkwy, New Market VA 22844, US|
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