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Bay St. Louis in Hancock County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

Publius Rutilius Rufus Pray

 
 
Publius Rutilius Rufus Pray Marker image. Click for full size.
By Thomas Onions, October 6, 2014
1. Publius Rutilius Rufus Pray Marker
Inscription. Born in Maine, 1793, Hancock Co. judge. Served in Miss. House of Representatives, 1827 - 29. Pres. of St. Const. Conven., 1832. Elected judge of High Court of Errors and Appeals, 1837. Died 1840.
 
Erected 1979 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
 
Location. 30° 18.684′ N, 89° 19.677′ W. Marker is in Bay St. Louis, Mississippi, in Hancock County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Gex Street, on the right on Main Street. Touch for map. This marker is on the northeast grounds of the Hancock County Courthouse. Parking is along the street - either along Main or Gex. Marker is at or near this postal address: 152 Main Street, Bay Saint Louis MS 39521, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Baptist Church of Bay St. Louis (within shouting distance of this marker); Hancock County Bank (approx. 0.2 miles away); St. Joseph's Academy (approx. ¼ mile away); Our Lady of the Gulf (approx. ¼ mile away); Naval Battle of Bay St. Louis
Publius Rutilius Rufus Pray Marker image. Click for full size.
By Thomas Onions, October 6, 2014
2. Publius Rutilius Rufus Pray Marker
(approx. 0.3 miles away); St. Stanislaus College (approx. 0.3 miles away); 100 Men D.B.A. Hall (approx. 0.4 miles away); St. Augustine’s Seminary (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bay St. Louis.
 
Also see . . .
1. Find A Grave for Publius Rutilius Rufus Pray. (Submitted on January 19, 2015, by Thomas Onions of Olathe, Kansas.)
2. Mississippi Constitution Convention of 1832. (Submitted on January 19, 2015, by Thomas Onions of Olathe, Kansas.)
3. Hancock County Ms. County Government Page. (Submitted on January 19, 2015, by Thomas Onions of Olathe, Kansas.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 19, 2015, by Thomas Onions of Olathe, Kansas. This page has been viewed 408 times since then and 50 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 19, 2015, by Thomas Onions of Olathe, Kansas. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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