Stroud Massacre
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior
N 38° 22.027 W 080° 36.959
17S E 533546 N 4246618
A accounting of the last Native American attack in Webster County.
Waymark Code: WMQEF0
Location: West Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 02/16/2016
Published By:Groundspeak Regular Member Chasing Blue Sky
Views: 3

Stroud Massacre

After signing of 1768 treaties, the Stroud family settled on Stroud's Creek near junction with Gauley River. Mrs. Stroud and seven children were killed by Shawnee war party in 1772. Recorded accounts of subsequent attack by settlers on Delaware village at Bulltown unproven. Last attack launched by Native Americans in Webster County.
Marker Title: None on marker

Marker Location: West iof RT 20 on Stroud Creek Road

County or Independent City: "Camden on Gauley"

Marker Program Sponsor: West Virginia Archives & History, 2009

Marker Number: Not listed

Web Site: Not listed

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