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Grand Isle in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

Parish of Jefferson

 
 
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November 25, 2016
1. Parish of Jefferson Marker
Inscription. On Feb. 11, 1825, Governor Henry S. Johnson signed legislation creating the Parish of Jefferson out of the Third Senatorial District. It is named for President Thomas Jefferson, who died the following year, July 4.
 
Erected 2009 by The Jefferson Parish Historical Commission.
 
Location. 29° 11.424′ N, 90° 4.849′ W. Marker is in Grand Isle, Louisiana, in Jefferson Parish. Marker is on State Highway 1 east of Land Fill Lane, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Located at the Grand Isle welcome sign. Marker is in this post office area: Grand Isle LA 70358, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 18 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Cheniere Caminada Cemetery (approx. 1.7 miles away); Grand Isle (approx. 7.2 miles away); Fort Livingston (approx. 7.2 miles away); a different marker also named Grand Isle (approx. 7.2 miles away); 32 - Pounder (approx. 7.2 miles away); Leeville (approx. 9.3 miles away); Leeville Cemetery (approx. 9.4 miles away); Golden Meadow High School (approx. 17.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Grand Isle.
 
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Parish of Jefferson Marker image. Click for full size.
November 25, 2016
2. Parish of Jefferson Marker
 
 
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