Anniston in Calhoun County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
The Birthplace of the “Gallant Pelham”
Born September 14, 1838
at the home of his Grand Parents
William McGehee and Elizabeth Clay McGehee
Erected by Forney District U.D.C.
May 5, 1937
Erected 1937 by Forney District U.D.C.
Marker series. This marker is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy marker series.
Location. 33° 43.877′ N, 85° 52.639′ W. Marker is in Anniston, Alabama, in Calhoun County. Marker is on Choctaw Street north of Tomahawk Trail, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located about block east from the "Major John Pelham" marker off U.S. Highway 431. Marker is in this post office area: Anniston AL 36206, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Major John Pelham (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); 27th. Division Veterans Memorial (approx. 4.1 miles away); Lincoyer (approx. 4.6 miles away); The Tallasahatchie Battle Field (approx. 4.6 miles away); Crook Cemetery (approx. 4.8 miles away); Seventeenth Street Missionary Baptist Church, Organized 1887 West 15th Street Historic District (approx. 5.3 miles away); Saint Michael and All Angels (approx. 5.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Anniston.
Categories. • Notable Persons • War, US Civil •
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