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Pontotoc in Pontotoc County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

Pierre D'Artaguiette

 
 
Pierre D'Artaguiette Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, April 7, 2017
1. Pierre D'Artaguiette Marker
Inscription. E. 5 mi. is site where Chickasaws defeated French commander, May 20, 1736, six days before defeat of Bienville at Ackia. Along with fourteen other French captives D'Artaguiette was burned at the stake.
 
Erected 1952 by the Mississippi Historic Commission.
 
Location. 34° 14.852′ N, 88° 59.882′ W. Marker is in Pontotoc, Mississippi, in Pontotoc County. Marker is at the intersection of East Washington East and South Liberty Street, on the left when traveling east on East Washington East. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 11 East Washington East, Pontotoc MS 38863, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pontotoc County Confederate Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Pontotoc County Blues (within shouting distance of this marker); Pontotoc County Memorial Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Pontotoc Creek Treaty (within shouting distance of this marker); Chickasaw Female College (approx. 0.4 miles away); Maj. Gen. William Colbert (approx. half a mile away); Lochinvar (approx. 2 miles away); Old Campground Methodist Church (approx. 4.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pontotoc.
 
Related marker.
Pierre D'Artaguiette Marker located in town square. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, April 7, 2017
2. Pierre D'Artaguiette Marker located in town square.
Click here for another marker that is related to this marker.
 
Also see . . .  Wikipedia article on Pierre D'Artaguiette. (Submitted on April 12, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
Categories. Colonial EraNative AmericansWars, US Indian
 
Pierre D'Artaguiette stone located 5.4 miles south on Highway 41. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, April 7, 2017
3. Pierre D'Artaguiette stone located 5.4 miles south on Highway 41.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 13, 2017. This page originally submitted on April 12, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 143 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 12, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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