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Near Blues Old Stand in Bullock County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Samuel Sellers Cemetery

 
 
Samuel Sellers Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By David J Gaines, October 20, 2012
1. Samuel Sellers Cemetery Marker
Inscription. Samuel Sellers (1788-1857) of North Carolina arrived with his large family at Three Notch Road on January 29, 1835. Here, in what was then the Missouri Beat, Pike County, the first post office in the area was established, 2.5 miles west of present-day Perote, Bullock County. Sellers served as Postmaster between 1846-1850. Sellers’ original home was located on land near this cemetery.

Placed on the Alabama Register of Landmarks and Heritage by the Alabama Historical Commission, November 2, 1976.
 
Erected 2000 by Alabama Historical Association.
 
Location. 31° 58.1′ N, 85° 44.594′ W. Marker is near Blues Old Stand, Alabama, in Bullock County. Marker is on County Route 19, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Banks AL 36005, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Three Notch Road (approx. 2 miles away); Perote Bullock County (approx. 2.7 miles away); Aberfoil Community (approx. 7.7 miles away); Mt. Pleasant Cemetery (approx. 7.7 miles away); Sardis Baptist Church, Cemetery, and School

Samuel Sellers Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By David J Gaines, October 20, 2012
2. Samuel Sellers Cemetery Marker
(approx. 8.4 miles away); Mt. Hilliard Methodist Church (approx. 9.7 miles away); Indian Treaty Boundary Line (approx. 11.2 miles away); a different marker also named Indian Treaty Boundary Line (approx. 11.8 miles away).
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by David J Gaines of Pinson, Alabama. This page has been viewed 477 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by David J Gaines of Pinson, Alabama. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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