Waightstill Avery Grave Marking

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June 30, 2018 / 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
2200 McConnaughey Ln, Morganton, NC 28655, USA

The ceremony will be held at 2200 McConnaughey Lane, Morganton, 28655.  Attorney General Josh Stein will be the guest speaker.  Avery was a Colonel in the militia.  He served as North Carolina’s first Attorney General and was the leading figure in drafting North Carolina’s first Constitution.  Avery was involved in a duel with Andrew Jackson.  A reception will follow.