“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Ackerman in Choctaw County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)

Coleman's Mill

Coleman's Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jeff Lovorn, December 2, 2011
1. Coleman's Mill Marker
Inscription.  On Yockanookany, 1/2 mi. S., was built in 1836 water mill of W.R. Coleman of Fairfield Co. S.C., first white settler after Choctaw cession in Treaty of Dancing Rabbit Creek.
Erected 1959 by Mississippi Historical Commission.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
Location. 33° 17.719′ N, 89° 13.646′ W. Marker is in Ackerman, Mississippi, in Choctaw County. Marker is at the intersection of State Highway 12 and Fentress-Panhandle Road, on the right when traveling east on State Highway 12. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ackerman MS 39735, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Choctaw County High School (approx. 3.1 miles away); Ackerman (approx. 3.1 miles away); Governor Ray Mabus (approx. 3.4 miles away); Governor J.P. Coleman (approx. 3.4 miles away); Two Steps From The Blues (approx. 3.4 miles away); Shiloh Methodist Church and Cemetery
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(approx. 7.3 miles away); The Great Eastern Hardwood Forest (approx. 8.4 miles away); Jeff Busby Park (approx. 8.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ackerman.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 1, 2012, by Jeff Lovorn of Florence, Mississippi. This page has been viewed 471 times since then and 27 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on January 1, 2012, by Jeff Lovorn of Florence, Mississippi. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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