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Seale in Russell County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Mitchell-Ferrell-Powell House

 
 
Mitchell-Ferrell-Powell House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 16, 2013
1. Mitchell-Ferrell-Powell House Marker
Inscription. Built in Glennville, Alabama by slave artisans in the early 1840's for James Billingslea and Rebecca Stone Mitchell. Moved by ox-cart and reassembled by free citizens at the present site in 1867 or 1869. Purchased in 1895 by Hugh Bennett and Jessie Elvira Screws Ferrell. Purchased and restored in 1978 by Vernon H. and Minnie D. Powell.
 
Erected 1988 by The Historic Chattahoochee Commission and The Ferrell Family.
 
Location. 32° 17.889′ N, 85° 10.398′ W. Marker is in Seale, Alabama, in Russell County. Marker is on Cutchin Drive (Alabama Route 26) 0.2 miles west of Old Seale Highway, on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 21 Cutchin Drive, Seale AL 36875, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. William Augustus Mitchell (a few steps from this marker); Old Russell County Courthouse (approx. 0.3 miles away); Seale United Methodist Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); Holland McTyeire Smith (approx. 0.4 miles away); John Bacon McDonald (approx. 0.7 miles away); Villula
Mitchell-Ferrell-Powell House image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 16, 2013
2. Mitchell-Ferrell-Powell House
(approx. 2.7 miles away); St. Peter A.M.E. Church Cemetery (approx. 5.2 miles away); Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church /Macedonia School (approx. 7.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Seale.
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker.
 
Categories. African AmericansSettlements & Settlers
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 404 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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