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Woodville in Wilkinson County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

Rosemont

 
 
Rosemont Marker image. Click for full size.
August 4, 2016
1. Rosemont Marker
Inscription. Jefferson Davis' boyhood home. Built 1810, by father, Samuel Davis. First schooling in log cabin here. Jane Cook Davis, his mother, died here in 1845 and is buried here with others of family.
 
Erected 1951 by Mississippi Historical Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
 
Location. 31° 5.682′ N, 91° 16.497′ W. Marker is in Woodville, Mississippi, in Wilkinson County. Marker is on State Highway 24 0.2 miles east of Flowers Lane, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Woodville MS 39669, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. West Feliciana Railroad (approx. 1.1 miles away); Carnot Posey Home (approx. 1.4 miles away); St. Paul's Church (approx. 1.4 miles away); The Woodville Republican (approx. 1 miles away); Fort Adams (approx. 1 miles away); William Grant Still (approx. 1 miles away); Wilkinson County War Memorial (approx. 1.6 miles away); Woodville (approx. 1.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Woodville.
 
Also see . . .  Rosemont Plantation. (Submitted on August 8, 2016.)
Rosemont Marker image. Click for full size.
August 4, 2016
2. Rosemont Marker

 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesPoliticsWar, US Civil
 
Rosemont Front Gate Entrance Marker image. Click for full size.
August 4, 2016
3. Rosemont Front Gate Entrance Marker
This laminated information sheet is mounted on front gate post entering Rosemont Plantation.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 8, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 5, 2016. This page has been viewed 141 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 5, 2016. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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