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Baton Rouge in East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

Josephine Favrot

1785-1836

 
 
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By Cajun Scrambler, December 13, 2019
1. Josephime Favrot Marker
Inscription.  
Poetess, writer, artist. Fiancée of Lieut. Luis de Grand Pré, officer in command of the Spanish fort at Baton Rouge on the fateful might of its capture by West Floridians in 1810, and the only one receiving fatal wounds. She never married.
 
Location. 30° 24.301′ N, 91° 10.329′ W. Marker is in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, in East Baton Rouge Parish. Marker can be reached from Oxford Avenue west of Amherst Avenue, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4251 Oxford Avenue, Baton Rouge LA 70809, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. March Of Galvez (here, next to this marker); Francoise Gerard (here, next to this marker); Highland Cemetery (here, next to this marker); "Hill of the Fountains" (here, next to this marker); Philogene Joseph de Favrot (here, next to this marker); Albert Florestan Aucoin (here, next to this marker); Anthony Peniston (a few steps from this marker); Gabriel Armand Allard Du Plantier (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Baton Rouge.
 
More about this marker. Located in the historic Highland Cemetery
 
Also see . . .  Cemetery website
Josephime Favrot Marker image. Click for full size.
By Cajun Scrambler, December 13, 2019
2. Josephime Favrot Marker
. (Submitted on December 24, 2019, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on December 25, 2019. This page originally submitted on December 24, 2019, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana. This page has been viewed 46 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 24, 2019, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana.
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