LaGrange in Troup County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Horace King 1807-1885
Erected 2016 by the City of Lagrange, Troup County Historical Society, Office of Tourism Product Development, Georgia Department of Economic Development, Historic Chattahoochee Commission and Historic Columbus.
Location. 33° 1.784′ N, 85° 1.961′ W. Marker is in LaGrange, Georgia, in Troup County. Marker is on West Mulberry Street east of Douglas Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Located at entrance to the Mulberry Street Cemeteries. Marker is at or near this postal address: West Mulberry Street, Lagrange GA 30240, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Confederate Dead (within shouting Mulberry Street Cemeteries (within shouting distance of this marker); Lynching in America / Raising a Voice Against Racial Violence (approx. 0.6 miles away); Troup County (approx. 0.6 miles away); Lafayette (approx. 0.6 miles away); Fuller Earle Callaway, Sr. (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Nancy Harts (approx. ¾ mile away); George Michael Troup (approx. ¾ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in LaGrange.
More about this marker. The Mulberry Street Cemeteries consists of two sites, one the Confederate Cemetery and the second honors Horace King. The property also includes about 400 other graves of unknown individuals.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Other Horace King markers in Alabama and Georgia.
Also see . . . Wikipedia article on Horace King. (Submitted on May 1, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on May 1, 2017. This page originally submitted on May 1, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 94 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on May 1, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.