Newton in Newton County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 2016 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings. In addition, it is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1871.
Location. 32° 19.27′ N, 89° 9.553′ W. Marker is in Newton, Mississippi, in Newton County. Marker is at the intersection of East Church Street and Wood Street, on the left when traveling east on East Church Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 400 East Church Street, Newton MS 39345, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. Grierson's Raid (approx. 0.2 miles away); Newton County Blues (approx. ¼ mile away); Confederate Hospital (approx. ¼ mile away); Doolittle C.S.A. Cemetery (approx. 0.7 miles away); Hickory (approx. 7.9 miles away); Sherman at Decatur (approx. 8.7 miles away); Medgar Evers (approx. 8.7 miles away); Lynching in America / Lynching in Newton County (approx. 9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newton.
Also see . . . McElroy-Hoye house opened to the public. (Submitted on August 31, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Credits. This page was last revised on August 31, 2019. It was originally submitted on August 31, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 258 times since then and 92 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 31, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.