Boone, NC (Watauga County)
. Per the topstone built in 1922. Currently houses the Shoppes at Farmers Hardware.
. Boone took its name from the famous pioneer and explorer Daniel Boone, who on several occasions camped at a site generally agreed to be within the present city limits. Daniel's nephews, Jesse and Jonathan (sons of brother Israel Boone), were founders of the town's first church, Three Forks Baptist, still in existence today. (1)
. References (1) Wikipedia