“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Ackerman in Choctaw County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)

Coleman's Mill

Coleman's Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jeff Lovorn, December 2, 2011
1. Coleman's Mill Marker
Inscription. On Yockanookany, 1/2 mi. S., was built in 1836 water mill of W.R. Coleman of Fairfield Co. S.C., first white settler after Choctaw cession in Treaty of Dancing Rabbit Creek.
Erected 1959 by Mississippi Historical Commission.
Location. 33° 17.719′ N, 89° 13.646′ W. Marker is in Ackerman, Mississippi, in Choctaw County. Marker is at the intersection of State Highway 12 and Fentress-Panhandle Road, on the right when traveling east on State Highway 12. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ackerman MS 39735, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Ackerman (approx. 3.1 miles away); Two Steps From The Blues (approx. 3.4 miles away); The Great Eastern Hardwood Forest (approx. 8.4 miles away); Jeff Busby Park (approx. 8.4 miles away); Col. James Drane (approx. 10.1 miles away); French Camp (approx. 10.2 miles away); Natchez Trace at French Camp (approx. 10.2 miles away); The Old Natchez Trace (approx. 12.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Ackerman.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker.
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Jeff Lovorn of Florence, Mississippi. This page has been viewed 363 times since then and 81 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on , by Jeff Lovorn of Florence, Mississippi. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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