Many of our local communities are named for prominent local families. Most residents and even most visitors know that the name of Banner Elk is tied to the Banner family, but there is a long history of settlement centered around the area that is today Banner Elk, a history that actually predates the Banners themselves and which has other names stamped upon it.
Shannon coat of arms. Irish coat of arms for the surname Shannon from Ireland. View your coat of arms at http://www.theirishrose.com/#top_banner or view the Shannon Family History page at http://www.theirishrose.com/pages.php?pageid=43
Free Printable Family Travel Maps - About the maps - Printable on US Letter size paper (8.5″x11″ or 21.59cm x 27.94cm) and frameable as an 8″x10″ photo, you’ll need a pdf reader to open. The bottom banner features Dr. Seuss’ oh so famous “You’re off to Great Places!Today is your day!Your mountain is waiting, So… get on your way!” quote from The Places You’ll Go.