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Thibodaux in Lafourche Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

Francis Tillou Nicholls

1834-1912

 
 
Francis Tillou Nicholls Marker image. Click for full size.
April 22, 2005
1. Francis Tillou Nicholls Marker
Inscription. Homesite of distinguished Confederate brigadier-general, twice governor of Louisiana 1877-80 and 1888-92; he was appointed Chief Justice of the Louisiana Supreme Court serving from 1892 until 1911.
 
Erected 1968 by Louisiana Tourist Development Commission.
 
Location. 29° 47.767′ N, 90° 49.668′ W. Marker is in Thibodaux, Louisiana, in Lafourche Parish. Marker is on St Mary Street (State Highway 1) west of Ridgefield Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. In front of Nicholls Plaza shopping center. Marker is in this post office area: Thibodaux LA 70301, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Confluence Of Bayous (approx. 0.2 miles away); Leonidas Polk (approx. 0.3 miles away); St. John's Episcopal Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Lafourche Parish Court House (approx. half a mile away); St. Joseph Co-Cathedral (approx. half a mile away); Saint Joseph Church (approx. half a mile away); Allen Chapel AME Church (approx. mile away); Site of Mount Carmel Academy (approx. mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Thibodaux.
 
More about this marker. Home no longer present. Replaced by a shopping center.
 
Categories. PoliticsWar, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 14, 2015. This page has been viewed 142 times since then and 16 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on July 14, 2015. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
 
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