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Near Burnt Corn in Conecuh County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Dr. John Watkins

1785 - 1853

 
 
Dr. John Watkins Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, March 7, 2015
1. Dr. John Watkins Marker
Inscription.
One of the framers of the
constitution of the State
of Ala, represented Monroe
Co. in the first legislature
of the new state in 1819, rep-
resented Butler, Conecuh &
Monroe Cos. in the State Sen-
ate 1820-1842-1845. He was the
only physician between the
Ala. & Chattahoochee Rivers
during that period.

 
Location. 31° 32.991′ N, 87° 9.583′ W. Marker is near Burnt Corn, Alabama, in Conecuh County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of County Road 5 and County Road 15. Click for map. Located within Old Bethany Baptist Church Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 7339 Conecuh County 5, Evergreen AL 36401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old Federal Road (a few steps from this marker); First School in Conecuh County (approx. one mile away); John Green Cemetery (approx. 1.4 miles away); Dr. Watkins House (approx. 1.5 miles away); Puryearville (approx. 2 miles away); James Salter (approx. 2.1 miles away); Longmire Stagecoach Stop & First Post Office in Conecuh County
Dr. John Watkins grave image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, March 7, 2015
2. Dr. John Watkins grave
Located within cemetery.
(approx. 2.7 miles away); a different marker also named Old Federal Road (approx. 4.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Burnt Corn.
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker.
 
Also see . . .  Alabama Pioneers biography of Dr Watkins. (Submitted on March 9, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
Categories. PoliticsScience & Medicine
 
Dr. John Watkins grave image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, March 7, 2015
3. Dr. John Watkins grave
Dr. John Watkins House image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, March 7, 2015
4. Dr. John Watkins House
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 334 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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