Daphne in Baldwin County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Little Bethel Baptist Church:
In this cemetery is buried Russell Dick whose mother, Lucy, came into Mobile on the last voyage of the slave ship Clothilde. He is remembered as an outstanding and industrious citizen who acquired much land in the area and once owned all the downtown of Daphne.
Location. 30° 36.287′ N, 87° 54.158′ W. Marker is in Daphne, Alabama, in Baldwin County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (County Road 98) and Magnolia Avenue, on the right when traveling north on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1902 Main Street, Daphne AL 36526, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. City of Daphne (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Patriot's Point Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); 1814 ~ ~ ~ 1977 (approx. Stop 8 The Eighth Iowa Line: (approx. 3.8 miles away); Stop 7 Fort McDermott: (approx. 3.8 miles away); “Damn The Torpedoes!” (approx. 3.8 miles away); Revolutionary War Battlefield and Burial Ground at Spanish Fort (1780-1781) (approx. 3.8 miles away); Union Siege Battery No. 1 (approx. 4.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Daphne.
Regarding Little Bethel Baptist Church:. The Little Bethel Baptist Church is listed on the Alabama Register of Landmarks and Heritage.
Also see . . . Wikipedia article on the Clotilde slave ship. (Submitted on January 15, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
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