LaFayette in Chambers County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Indian villages nearby
were affiliated with either
Upper or Lower Confederacies
of the Creek Nation.
In colonial times
Spain, France and England
contended for this section.
Indian title ceded in 1832.
Erected 1953 by the Alabama Historical Association.
Location. 32° 53.971′ N, 85° 24.061′ W. Marker is in LaFayette, Alabama, in Chambers County. Marker is at the intersection of South LaFayette Street (U.S. 431) and East Alabama Avenue, on the right when traveling north on South LaFayette Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2 South LaFayette Street, Lafayette AL 36862, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Chambers County War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Chambers County (a few steps from this marker); The LaFayette Presbyterian Church (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); LaFayette Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away); Providence Baptist Church (approx. 7.9 miles away); Fort Cusseta Lanier High School (approx. 11.8 miles away); Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid / Pat Garrett, "The Man Who Shot Billy the Kid" (approx. 12.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in LaFayette.
Categories. • Colonial Era • Native Americans •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 8, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 508 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 8, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.