Convent in Saint James Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
Now parish seat St. James Parish
St. Michael's Church 1809
Site of St. Michael's Convent
Order of the Sacred Heart
Site of Jefferson College
Erected 1959 by the Louisiana Department of Commerce and Industry.
Location. 30° 0.607′ N, 90° 49.667′ W. Marker is in Convent, Louisiana, in Saint James Parish. Marker is on State Highway 44 0.1 miles north of St. Michaels Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6484 Highway 44, Convent LA 70723, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Judge Poché Plantation House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Site of First Acadian Settlers in Louisiana (approx. 0.9 miles away); St. Jacques de Cabahanoce (approx. 0.9 miles away); Manresa House of Retreats (approx. 1.3 miles away); Uncle Sam Plantation (approx. 1.8 miles away); Cabahanoce Plantation (approx. 1.9 miles away); The Settlement Of Freetown (approx. 2.6 miles away); Malarcher House (approx. 3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Convent.
Also see . . .
1. Saint Michael the Archangel Catholic Church photos. (Submitted on February 26, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
2. St. Michaels Festival (includes Church history tab). (Submitted on February 26, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • Churches & Religion • Education • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 26, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 282 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 26, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.