McCall Creek in Franklin County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Dr. José Rodriguez
A pioneer physician in E. Franklin Co., Dr. Rodriguez practiced here, 1850-1879. Born in Tepian, Cuba, of Castilian Spanish parents. Immigrated to U.S. and studied medicine at Natchez. Married Rebecca Lazarus, 1851.
Erected 1978 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
Location. 31° 36.025′ N, 90° 42.52′ W. Marker is in McCall Creek, Mississippi, in Franklin County. Marker is on Choctaw Road 5 miles west of Shucktown Road, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mc Call Creek MS 39647, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 2 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Reverend William Montgomery (approx. 7.4 miles away); Union Church (approx. 7.4 miles away).
Categories. • Science & Medicine • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on May 13, 2018. This page originally submitted on May 13, 2018, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana. This page has been viewed 69 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 13, 2018.