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Near Blues Old Stand in Bullock County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Samuel Sellers Cemetery

 
 
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By David J Gaines, October 20, 2012
1. Samuel Sellers Cemetery Marker
Inscription.  Samuel Sellers (1788-1857) of North Carolina arrived with his large family at Three Notch Road on January 29, 1835. Here, in what was then the Missouri Beat, Pike County, the first post office in the area was established, 2.5 miles west of present-day Perote, Bullock County. Sellers served as Postmaster between 1846-1850. Sellers’ original home was located on land near this cemetery.

Placed on the Alabama Register of Landmarks and Heritage by the Alabama Historical Commission, November 2, 1976.
 
Erected 2000 by Alabama Historical Association.
 
Location. 31° 58.1′ N, 85° 44.594′ W. Marker is near Blues Old Stand, Alabama, in Bullock County. Marker is on County Route 19, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Banks AL 36005, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Three Notch Road (approx. 2 miles away); Perote Bullock County (approx. 2.7 miles away); Aberfoil Community (approx. 7.7 miles away); Mt. Pleasant Cemetery

Samuel Sellers Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By David J Gaines, October 20, 2012
2. Samuel Sellers Cemetery Marker
(approx. 7.7 miles away); Sardis Baptist Church, Cemetery, and School (approx. 8.4 miles away); Mt. Hilliard Methodist Church (approx. 9.7 miles away); Indian Treaty Boundary Line (approx. 11.2 miles away); a different marker also named Indian Treaty Boundary Line (approx. 11.8 miles away).
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 13, 2012, by David J Gaines of Pinson, Alabama. This page has been viewed 625 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 13, 2012, by David J Gaines of Pinson, Alabama. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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