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Bayou Goula in Iberville Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

Iberville African-American Cemetery

 
 
Iberville African-American Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
January 1, 2016
1. Iberville African-American Cemetery Marker
Inscription. A Memorial to Paulin Verret by his children in 1926. He was a free African-American wealthy planter in Bayou Goula prior to Civil War. Land donated was forty-eight feet wide and three arpents deep, for African-Americans of Iberville.
 
Erected by Preservation of Iberville, Inc.
 
Location. 30° 12.567′ N, 91° 11.214′ W. Marker is in Bayou Goula, Louisiana, in Iberville Parish. Marker is on Louisiana Route 1 south of Cpl. Herman Brown Jr. Street, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: White Castle LA 70788, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bayou Goula (approx. 0.3 miles away); A Civil War Soldier (approx. 2.2 miles away); Staff Housing, U.S. Public Health Service Hospital, Carville (approx. 3.7 miles away); Indian Camp Plantation (approx. 3.8 miles away); Belle Grove Plantation (approx. 4.3 miles away); St. Raphael Cemetery (approx. 5.1 miles away); St - Gabriel (approx. 5.9 miles away); St. Gabriel Church (approx. 5.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Bayou Goula.
 
Categories. African AmericansCemeteries & Burial Sites
 
Iberville African-American Cemetery and Marker image. Click for full size.
January 1, 2016
2. Iberville African-American Cemetery and Marker
 
 
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