Perry in Houston County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Governor John Houston
Erected 2003 by The Georgia Historical Society and the National Society of the Colonial Dames in the State of Georgia. (Marker Number 76-1.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 32° 27.475′ N, 83° 44.057′ W. Marker is in Perry, Georgia, in Houston County. Marker is at the intersection of Carroll Street and Jernigan Street, on the right when traveling east on Carroll Street. Touch for map.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Perry Methodist Church (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Perry United Methodist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); St. Luke’s Episcopal Church (approx. 11.1 miles away); Peach County (approx. 11.1 miles away); James A. Everett (approx. 11.2 miles away); Confederate Dead (approx. 11.5 miles away); Thaddeus Oliver (approx. 11.5 miles away but has been reported missing); Boeing B-1B Lancer (approx. 12.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Perry.
Also see . . . John Houstoun from New Georgia Encyclopedia. Note the spelling of the last name. (Submitted on January 6, 2009, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Categories. • Antebellum South, US • Colonial Era • Education • Notable Persons • Politics • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 5, 2009, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 1,279 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on January 5, 2009, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. 2, 3. submitted on October 28, 2012, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.