“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)


Ackerman Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jeff Lovorn, December 2, 2011
1. Ackerman Marker
Inscription. Chartered February 16, 1884, upon the arrival of the Canton, Aberdeen, & Nashville Railroad, and named for the company's president, William K. Ackerman. Since 1896 County Seat of Choctaw County.
Erected 1983 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
Location. 33° 18.679′ N, 89° 10.596′ W. Marker is in Ackerman, Mississippi, in Choctaw County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Mississippi Highway 15, on the right when traveling west on Main Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ackerman MS 39735, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 15 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Two Steps From The Blues (approx. 0.3 miles away); Coleman's Mill (approx. 3.1 miles away); The Great Eastern Hardwood Forest (approx. 8.6 miles away); Jeff Busby Park (approx. 8.6 miles away); The Old Natchez Trace (approx. 11.5 miles away); Hamill Spring (approx. 12.6 miles away); First Presbyterian Church (approx. 14.9 miles away).
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Jeff Lovorn of Florence, Mississippi. This page has been viewed 367 times since then and 74 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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