A short distance south is the grave of Nathaniel Terry, colonial soldier and statesman. Terry served as sheriff of Halifax County, 1752, and captain of Rangers, 1755. He was a member of the House of Burgesses, 1755-1765, 1771-1775, and also sat in the convention of 1776 that framed the Constitution of Virginia. Terry died in 1780.
Geographic Location: Halifax County
Physical Description of Location: Scottsburg, VA 24589. Located on James D. Hagwood Hwy (Hwy 360), 1 mile north of the intersection of James D. Hagwood Hwy (Hwy 360) and State Route 729. Marker is on the left when traveling north on James D. Hagwood Hwy (Hwy 360).
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