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Bayou Goula in Iberville Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

Iberville African-American Cemetery

 
 
Iberville African-American Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
January 1, 2016
1. Iberville African-American Cemetery Marker
Inscription. A Memorial to Paulin Verret by his children in 1926. He was a free African-American wealthy planter in Bayou Goula prior to Civil War. Land donated was forty-eight feet wide and three arpents deep, for African-Americans of Iberville.
 
Erected by Preservation of Iberville, Inc.
 
Location. 30° 12.567′ N, 91° 11.214′ W. Marker is in Bayou Goula, Louisiana, in Iberville Parish. Marker is on State Highway 1 south of Cpl. Herman Brown Jr. Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: White Castle LA 70788, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bayou Goula (approx. 0.3 miles away); A Civil War Soldier (approx. 2.2 miles away); Staff Housing, U.S. Public Health Service Hospital, Carville (approx. 3.7 miles away); Triumph At Carville: A Tale of Leprosy in America (approx. 3.7 miles away); The Daughters of Charity (approx. 3.7 miles away); The STAR (approx. 3.7 miles away); Cage Door of Harry T. Chimpanzee (approx. 3.7 miles away); Indian Camp Plantation (approx. 3.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bayou Goula.
 
Categories. African AmericansCemeteries & Burial Sites
 
Iberville African-American Cemetery and Marker image. Click for full size.
January 1, 2016
2. Iberville African-American Cemetery and Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 2, 2016. This page has been viewed 202 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 2, 2016. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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