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Bay St. Louis in Hancock County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

Publius Rutilius Rufus Pray

 
 
Publius Rutilius Rufus Pray Marker image. Click for full size.
By Thomas Onions, October 6, 2014
1. Publius Rutilius Rufus Pray Marker
Inscription. Born in Maine, 1793, Hancock Co. judge. Served in Miss. House of Representatives, 1827 - 29. Pres. of St. Const. Conven., 1832. Elected judge of High Court of Errors and Appeals, 1837. Died 1840.
 
Erected 1979 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
 
Location. 30° 18.684′ N, 89° 19.677′ W. Marker is in Bay St. Louis, Mississippi, in Hancock County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Gex Street, on the right on Main Street. Click for map. This marker is on the northeast grounds of the Hancock County Courthouse. Parking is along the street - either along Main or Gex. Marker is at or near this postal address: 152 Main Street, Bay Saint Louis MS 39521, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Naval Battle of Bay St. Louis (approx. 0.3 miles away); 100 Men D.B.A. Hall (approx. 0.4 miles away); St. Augustine’s Seminary (approx. 0.6 miles away); United States Merchant Marine Academy Cadet Memorial (approx. 2.4 miles away); Brown's Vineyard
Publius Rutilius Rufus Pray Marker image. Click for full size.
By Thomas Onions, October 6, 2014
2. Publius Rutilius Rufus Pray Marker
(approx. 4 miles away); Scenic Drive Historic District (approx. 5 miles away); Saucier-Bidwell-Pratt House (approx. 5.1 miles away); Blues & Jazz in the Pass (approx. 5.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Bay St. Louis.
 
Also see . . .
1. Find A Grave for Publius Rutilius Rufus Pray. (Submitted on January 19, 2015, by Thomas Onions of Olathe, Kansas.)
2. Mississippi Constitution Convention of 1832. (Submitted on January 19, 2015, by Thomas Onions of Olathe, Kansas.)
3. Hancock County Ms. County Government Page. (Submitted on January 19, 2015, by Thomas Onions of Olathe, Kansas.)
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Thomas Onions of Olathe, Kansas. This page has been viewed 359 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Thomas Onions of Olathe, Kansas. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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