Border Heroine historic marker West Virginia attraction destination display education information landmark marker sign tourist attractive Dunkard Creek educating historical marker Historical Site Historical Sites info Monongalia County Mrs. Bozarth Place of Interest Places of Interest road side Road sign Roadside signage tour tourism tourist attraction Tourist Destination Tourist Destinations travel Travel Destination Travel Destinations South appealing no people sightseeing text United States attract history nobody sightsee word daytime destinations displays historic markers landmarks markers signs tourists United States of America appeal color image Jason O. Watson / historical-markers.org educate historic outdoor vertical day historical markers road sides tourist attractions tours colour image historical outside day time WV day-time US words color images daylight outdoors USA verticals colour images natural light outsides U.S. U.S.A. historic site sign with text
Frontier narratives record many hostilities between settlers and Native Americans. One account states Mrs. Bozarth, in a hand-to-hand fight, armed with axe only, killed three men during a 1779 attack on her cabin at the Dunkard Creek settlement.
West Virginia Celebration 2000
West Virginia Division of Archives and History, 2004