Opelousas in Saint Landry Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
St. Landry Catholic Church
In the adjacent cemetery lies buried General Garrigues de Flaujeac, Brigadier General in the State militia, and also Governor Jacques Dupre. Confederate war veterans and other prominent resident are also interred here.
Erected 1976 by Opelousas U.S.Bicentennial Commission.
Location. 30° 32.606′ N, 92° 4.776′ W. Marker is in Opelousas, Louisiana, in Saint Landry Parish. Marker is on North Main Street (State Highway 182) north of East Church Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Located to the right side of main entrance to church on outside wall. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1020 N Main St, Opelousas LA 70570, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lt. Fr. Joseph "Verbis" Lafleur (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named St. Landry Catholic Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Opelousas Catholic School (approx. Black Academy At Mt. Olive Baptist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Opelousas (approx. ¾ mile away); a different marker also named Opelousas (approx. ¾ mile away); Humble Cottage Lodge No. 19 (approx. 0.9 miles away); Opelousas Colored School (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Opelousas.
Also see . . . St. Landry Catholic Church. (Submitted on August 6, 2015.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on April 8, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 5, 2015. This page has been viewed 170 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 5, 2015. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.