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Montgomery in Montgomery County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Major Lemuel Purnell Montgomery

1786 - 1814

 
 
Major Lemuel Purnell Montgomery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, April 18, 2016
1. Major Lemuel Purnell Montgomery Marker
Inscription.
Brilliant lawyer, valiant soldier, in whose
honor Montgomery County, Alabama was named

 
Erected 1987.
 
Location. 32° 22.487′ N, 86° 18.353′ W. Marker is in Montgomery, Alabama, in Montgomery County. Marker is at the intersection of South Lawrence Street and Adams Avenue, on the left when traveling south on South Lawrence Street. Click for map. Located in front of the Montgomery County Courthouse. Marker is at or near this postal address: 251 South Lawrence Street, Montgomery AL 36104, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. St. Peter's Roman Catholic Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Governor Shorter House (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Smith - Joseph - Stratton House (about 500 feet away); A County Older Than the State (about 500 feet away); First Baptist Church (about 500 feet away); Montgomery County Circuit Court / Sit-Ins and Marches at the Montgomery County Courthouse (about 500 feet away); Montgomery County Korean War Veterans (about 600 feet away); Governor Jones House (about 700 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Montgomery.
 
Related marker. Click here
Major Lemuel Purnell Montgomery statue image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, April 18, 2016
2. Major Lemuel Purnell Montgomery statue
for another marker that is related to this marker.
 
Also see . . .
1. Montgomery County History. (Submitted on April 18, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
2. Smithsonian Art Museum information on statue. (Submitted on April 19, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
Categories. MilitaryPatriots & PatriotismSettlements & Settlers
 
Montgomery County Courthouse - Phelps-Price Justice Center image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, April 18, 2016
3. Montgomery County Courthouse - Phelps-Price Justice Center
Marker and courthouse. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, April 18, 2016
4. Marker and courthouse.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 122 times since then and 6 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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