Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Natchez in Adams County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

Holy Family Catholic Church

Dedicated July 1, 1894.

 
 
Holy Family Catholic Church Marker image. Click for full size.
May 27, 2017
1. Holy Family Catholic Church Marker
Inscription.  First Catholic church in the Mississippi valley with entire congregation of Afro-American descent. Its school has been continually educating youth since 1890.
 
Erected 1990 by The Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African AmericansChurches & ReligionEducation. In addition, it is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program series list. A significant historical date for this entry is July 1, 1894.
 
Location. 31° 33.519′ N, 91° 23.813′ W. Marker is in Natchez, Mississippi, in Adams County. Marker is on Saint Catherine Street west of Orange Avenue, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Natchez MS 39120, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Dr. John Banks House - 9 St. Catherine Street (a few steps from this marker); 20-30 St. Catherine Street and Eduation (a few steps from this marker); Holy Family Church and School (a few steps from this marker); Hospital Hill Neighborhood
Paid Advertisement
Click on the ad for more information.
Please report objectionable advertising to the Editor.
Click or scan to see
this page online
(within shouting distance of this marker); Natchez NAACP Headquarters (within shouting distance of this marker); Dr. John B. Banks House (within shouting distance of this marker); Voss Family and A-B Motor Company (within shouting distance of this marker); Rhythm Night Club (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Natchez.
 
Holy Family Catholic Church Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Cajun Scrambler, May 27, 2017
2. Holy Family Catholic Church Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 28, 2017. It was originally submitted on May 28, 2017. This page has been viewed 325 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 28, 2017.

Share this page.  
Share on Tumblr
m=103798

CeraNet Cloud Computing sponsors the Historical Marker Database.
This website earns income from purchases you make after using our links to Amazon.com. We appreciate your support.
Paid Advertisement
Jun. 20, 2024