“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Thibodaux in Lafourche Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)

Francis Tillou Nicholls


Francis Tillou Nicholls Marker image. Click for full size.
April 22, 2005
1. Francis Tillou Nicholls Marker
Inscription. Homesite of distinguished Confederate brigadier-general, twice governor of Louisiana 1877-80 and 1888-92; he was appointed Chief Justice of the Louisiana Supreme Court serving from 1892 until 1911.
Erected 1968 by Louisiana Tourist Development Commission.
Location. 29° 47.767′ N, 90° 49.668′ W. Marker is in Thibodaux, Louisiana, in Lafourche Parish. Marker is on St Mary Street (Louisiana Route 1) west of Ridgefield Road, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. In front of Nicholls Plaza shopping center. Marker is in this post office area: Thibodaux LA 70301, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Confluence Of Bayous (approx. 0.2 miles away); Leonidas Polk (approx. 0.3 miles away); St. John's Episcopal Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Lafourche Parish Court House (approx. half a mile away); St. Joseph Co-Cathedral (approx. half a mile away); Saint Joseph Church (approx. half a mile away); Allen Chapel AME Church (approx. mile away); Site of Mount Carmel Academy (approx. mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Thibodaux.
More about this marker. Home no longer present. Replaced by a shopping center.
Categories. PoliticsWar, US Civil
Credits. This page originally submitted on . This page has been viewed 119 times since then and 58 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on . • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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