“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Hayneville in Lowndes County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)


Hayneville Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, August 11, 2013
1. Hayneville Marker
Inscription. Founded in 1820 by settlers from the Edgefield, Abbeville, and Colleton Districts of South Carolina on property purchased from the U.S. Land Office at Cahaba. Officially named Hayneville in 1831 to honor South Carolina Senator Robert Y. Hayne. Hayne's 1830 debates with Daniel Webster in the U.S. Senate over the nature of the federal union earned fame for the South Carolinian across the South and remain classics in American political discourse.
Erected 1994 by Alabama Historical Association.
Location. 32° 11.035′ N, 86° 34.823′ W. Marker is in Hayneville, Alabama, in Lowndes County. Marker is at the intersection of West Tuskeena Street (Alabama Route 21) and South Commerce Street (Alabama Route 97), on the left when traveling west on West Tuskeena Street. Touch for map. Located in the town square. Marker is at or near this postal address: 15 West Tuskeena Street, Hayneville AL 36040, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Town of Hayneville (here, next to this marker); The Soldier Dead of Lowndes (within shouting distance of this marker); Elmore Bolling (approx. 5.8 miles away); Viola Liuzzo
Hayneville Marker Area image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, September 2, 2013
2. Hayneville Marker Area
(approx. 6˝ miles away); Lowndesboro (approx. 6.8 miles away); Campsite 3 (approx. 6.9 miles away); Lowndesboro, Alabama/Lowndesboro Business District (approx. 6.9 miles away); Our Confederate Soldiers (approx. 7.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hayneville.
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker.
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 22, 2013, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 426 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on August 22, 2013, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.   2. submitted on May 9, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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