Historical Marker at end of Box Tomb
Son of William Ewing & Ann Shannon.
Lived in Rockingham Co. Va. 1742-1780.
Signer of Cumberland Compact May 1, 1780.
Leading figure in preservation of
Nashborough Settlement and nearby Forts.
Clerk of Govt. of Notables 1783.
Ambassador to Chief McGillivray.
Patriot of the Revolution.
Marker placed by his Descendants
Sponsored by Campbell Chapter DAR
May 1, 1935
The tombstone was relocated from
the original family cemetery location
the City Cemetery.
For more information, visit the web site
and click-on Nathan Ewing Cemetery (Removed)