“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Ackerman in Choctaw County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)

Coleman's Mill

Coleman's Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jeff Lovorn, December 2, 2011
1. Coleman's Mill Marker
Inscription. On Yockanookany, 1/2 mi. S., was built in 1836 water mill of W.R. Coleman of Fairfield Co. S.C., first white settler after Choctaw cession in Treaty of Dancing Rabbit Creek.
Erected 1959 by Mississippi Historical Commission.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
Location. 33° 17.719′ N, 89° 13.646′ W. Marker is in Ackerman, Mississippi, in Choctaw County. Marker is at the intersection of State Highway 12 and Fentress-Panhandle Road, on the right when traveling east on State Highway 12. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ackerman MS 39735, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Ackerman (approx. 3.1 miles away); Two Steps From The Blues (approx. 3.4 miles away); The Great Eastern Hardwood Forest (approx. 8.4 miles away); Jeff Busby Park (approx. 8.4 miles away); Col. James Drane (approx. 10.1 miles away); French Camp (approx. 10.2 miles away); Natchez Trace at French Camp (approx. 10.2 miles away); The Old Natchez Trace (approx. 12 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ackerman.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker.
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 1, 2012, by Jeff Lovorn of Florence, Mississippi. This page has been viewed 439 times since then and 18 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on January 1, 2012, by Jeff Lovorn of Florence, Mississippi. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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