Jones County Confederate Dead Monument, Trenton
This rectangular granite marker commemorates citizens from Jones County who lost their lives in the Civil War. It has a rusticated finish except for a finished area on the front with the incised inscription.
1861 IN MEMORIAM 1865 / TO OUR BELOVED CONFEDERATE / DEAD OF JONES COUNTY / PRESENTED BY / THE TRENTON CHAPTER OF / UNITED DAUGHTERS OF THE CONFEDERACY
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"Jones County Confederate Memorial - Trenton NC," Waymarking.com, (accessed June 12, 2014) Link
Butler, Douglas J. North Carolina Civil War Monuments: An Illustrated History (Jefferson, North Carolina: McFarland & Company, 2013).
Trenton Chapter of United Daughters of the Confederacy
The monument is located on the southeast corner of Market Street and Jones Street in front of the Jones County courthouse in Trenton, NC. It faces the intersection of Market Street and Jones Street.
The marker stands by the sidewalk on the lawn.