Effie in Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
Centerpoint, Louisiana was first settled in the early 1800's. It derives its name from being the center of Ward One in Avoyelles Parish. Many of the descendants of the early settlers of Centerpoint would come to settle in Effie.
Erected by Ward One Community Foundation.
Location. 31° 13.593′ N, 92° 9.968′ W. Marker is in Effie, Louisiana, in Avoyelles Parish. Marker is at the intersection of Highway 107 and Effie Highway (State Highway 115), on the left when traveling south on Highway 107. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Effie LA 71331, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Effie (here, next to this marker); Vick (here, next to this marker); Senator Dayton C. McCann (a few steps from this marker); State Champions 1985 (within shouting distance of this marker); Dupuis-Mims Home (approx. 8.4 miles away); Poste Des Avoyelles (approx. 8.4 miles away); Marksville Race Track Site (approx. 8.7 miles away); German Prisoner of War Camp (approx. 8.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Effie.
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on November 26, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 26, 2017, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana. This page has been viewed 67 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 26, 2017.