Florence in Lauderdale County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Governor Hugh McVay Home Site and Cemetery
Erected by Alabama Historical Association.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Government & Politics • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1818.
Location. 34° 50.629′ N, 87° 39.651′ W. Marker is in Florence, Alabama, in Lauderdale County. Marker is on N. Cox Creek Parkway. Locate near parking lot of Mars Hill Book Store. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 698 N Cox Creek Parkway, Florence AL 35630, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Larimore Home (approx. ¼ mile away); Andrew Jackson's Military Road (approx. 0.8 miles away); Deibert Park (approx. 0.9 miles away); General John Coffee (approx. 1.6 miles away); Sweetwater (approx. 1.6 miles away); John Coffee: 1772-1833 (approx. 1.7 miles away); Hickory Hill Plantation Slave Cemetery (approx. 1.8 miles away); Wilson Family Cemetery 19th Century / Slave Cemetery 19th Century (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Florence.
Also see . . .
1. Alabama Department of Archives and History. Hugh McVay Alabama Governor July 17, 1837-November 30, 1837 (Submitted on September 3, 2010, by Sandra Hughes Tidwell of Killen, Alabama, USA.)
2. Findagrave Hugh McVay. Buried in Moore/McVay Cemetery (Submitted on September 7, 2010, by Sandra Hughes Tidwell of Killen, Alabama, USA.)
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