Whatley in Clarke County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Reverend Timothy Horton Ball, A. M.
February 16, 1826, November 8, 1913.
Minister, Teacher, Historian, Author.
His love of history, natural resources and mankind led him to record events, past and present, writing many of his notes on the pommel of his saddle and also walking County in search of information. He preserved for future generations, the history of Clarke County in written form, a vital resource record for the present and future. He is buried in the Creighton Cemetery one quarter mile north west.
Erected 1980 by Clark County Historical Society.
Location. 31° 39.281′ N, 87° 43.172′ W. Marker is in Whatley, Alabama, in Clarke County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 84 and County Road 22, on the right when traveling west on U.S. 84. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Whatley AL 36482, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Kimbell - James Massacre (here, next to this marker); Fort Sinquefield (approx. half a mile away); Old Line Road (approx. 3.2 miles away); Old Indian Trail (approx. 3.9 miles away); Suggsville (approx. Clarke County Courthouse (approx. 5.1 miles away); Grove Hill, Alabama (approx. 5.1 miles away); Colored and White Soldiers of World War I (approx. 5.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Whatley.
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