Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
 
 
 
 
 
 
13 entries match your criteria.  

 
 

Historical Markers and War Memorials in Assumption Parish, Louisiana

 
Clickable Map of Assumption Parish, Louisiana and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Assumption Parish, LA (13) Ascension Parish, LA (63) Iberia Parish, LA (68) Iberville Parish, LA (31) Lafourche Parish, LA (67) St. James Parish, LA (25) St. Martin Parish, LA (42) St. Mary Parish, LA (46) Terrebonne Parish, LA (32)  AssumptionParish(13) Assumption Parish (13)  AscensionParish(63) Ascension Parish (63)  IberiaParish(68) Iberia Parish (68)  IbervilleParish(31) Iberville Parish (31)  LafourcheParish(67) Lafourche Parish (67)  St.JamesParish(25) St. James Parish (25)  St.MartinParish(42) St. Martin Parish (42)  St.MaryParish(46) St. Mary Parish (46)  TerrebonneParish(32) Terrebonne Parish (32)
Napoleonville is the parish seat for Assumption Parish
Adjacent to Assumption Parish, Louisiana
      Ascension Parish (63)  
      Iberia Parish (68)  
      Iberville Parish (31)  
      Lafourche Parish (67)  
      St. James Parish (25)  
      St. Martin Parish (42)  
      St. Mary Parish (46)  
      Terrebonne Parish (32)  
 
Touch name on this list to highlight map location.
Touch blue arrow, or on map, to go there.
1Louisiana, Assumption Parish, Belle Rose — Grand Bayou
On Grand Bayou Road at Louisiana Highway 70, on the right when traveling south on Grand Bayou Road.
"Where we love is home— home that our feet may leave but not our hearts." Oliver Wendell Holmes Founded by Gustave Joseph De La Barre Circa 1900Map (db m85518) HM
2Louisiana, Assumption Parish, Belle Rose — Israel Baptist School/Formerly Baptist Church School(1872-1942)
On State Highway 308 at Freetown Rd., on the left when traveling south on State Highway 308.
Israel Baptist SchoolIn 1872, Reverend Osborne Dickerson and the First Israel B. C. congregation organized the Baptist Church School on this site to provide formal education for African American children. In 1877, Assumption Parish School . . . Map (db m86041) HM
3Louisiana, Assumption Parish, Belle Rose — Valenzuela Dans La Fourche
On State Highway 308, 0.2 miles south of Belle Alliance Road, on the left when traveling south.
Founded under Spanish rule c. 1778 by Canary Islanders, later joined by Acadians and others. Post believed to have been on site of "Belle Alliance Plantation," 841 acre grant to Don Juan Vives, early Spanish physician, officer in the Galvez . . . Map (db m86034) HM
4Louisiana, Assumption Parish, Labadieville — Battle Of Georgia LandingOctober 27, 1862
On State Highway 1 at State Highway 1011, on the right when traveling south on State Highway 1.
First major battle fought along Bayou Lafourche during the War Between the States. Marching from Donaldsonville Union forces under General Weitzel (8th NH, 12th & 13th CT) attacked General Mouton (Ralston's Battery, 24th & 18th LA and the Terrebonne . . . Map (db m85249) HM
5Louisiana, Assumption Parish, Napoleonville — Assumption Parish World War II Memorial
On State Highway 1 at Franklin Avenue, on the right when traveling north on State Highway 1.
. . . Map (db m88361) WM
6Louisiana, Assumption Parish, Napoleonville — Assumption Parish WWII Memorial
On State Highway 1 at Franklin Avenue, on the right when traveling south on State Highway 1.
Assumption Parish dedicates this memorial to the memory of those who gave their lives in the service of their Country World War II 1941-1945 Clifton Ambrose Tuite H. Ambrose Joycee C. Amos Roland P. Aucoin Charles . . . Map (db m88363) WM
Paid Advertisement
7Louisiana, Assumption Parish, Napoleonville — Christ Episcopal Church
On State Highway 1 at State Highway 1008, on the right when traveling south on State Highway 1.
Site of Elm Hall Plantation donated by Dr. E. E. Kittredge. Congregation organized and church constructed in 1853. Frank Willis, Architect. Consecrated by the Rt. Rev. Leonidas K. Polk in 1854. W.W. Pugh, Warden, 1853-1905.Map (db m87901) HM
8Louisiana, Assumption Parish, Napoleonville — Great War Memorial
On State Highway 1 north of Dr Martin Luther King Drive, on the right when traveling south.
Erected by the citizens of Assumption Parish in honor of her sons who served their country in the Great War for the preservation of democracy and in loving memory of those who made the supreme sacrifice for the triumph of the free peoples of the . . . Map (db m88268) WM
9Louisiana, Assumption Parish, Napoleonville — Madewood Plantation House
On State Highway 308 at Madewood Road, on the right when traveling north on State Highway 308.
The first major building designed by noted architect Henry Howard. Construction of this Greek Revival mansion was begun in 1846, using materials from the land. Steamboats carried trade to Madewood on Bayou Lafourche.Map (db m87862) HM
10Louisiana, Assumption Parish, Napoleonville — Napoleonville
On State Highway 1 at Franklin Avenue, on the right when traveling south on State Highway 1.
Nommée en l'honneur de l'Empereur Napoléon Ier, la ville est sur une ancienne voie de communication, 1730-1770, empruntée par les Francais puis par les Acadiens, pour aller de St-James jusqu'au port des Attakapas, sur le lac Verret. Ce lac . . . Map (db m87863) HM
11Louisiana, Assumption Parish, Pierre Part — Pierre Part BayVirgin Island Bridge — Atchafalaya Water Heritage Trail —
On West Bayou Drive, 0.3 miles south of Lee Drive, on the right when traveling south.
The community of Pierre Part in nearly surrounded by water and was inaccessible by land until the Mid-20th century, thus isolated from much of the world. Bayous lace this portion of south Louisiana. The highest land in the area is located along . . . Map (db m111809) HM
12Louisiana, Assumption Parish, Pierre Part — Virgin Island
On State Highway 70 at South Bay Road (State Highway 1015), on the right when traveling south on State Highway 70.
Commemorates The Blessed Virgin who the people of Pierre Part believe intervened to save lives in natural disasters from 1882-1976. Restored by the citizens during the Bicentennial Year 1976.Map (db m85754) HM
13Louisiana, Assumption Parish, Pierre Part — Virgin Island
On Bayou Drive West, 0.5 miles south of Lee Drive.
Commemorates The Blessed Virgin who the people of Pierre Part believe intervened to save lives in natural disasters from 1882-1976. Restored by the citizens during the Bicentennial Year 1976.Map (db m98425) HM
Paid Advertisement
 
 
CeraNet Cloud Computing sponsors the Historical Marker Database.
Paid Advertisements
 
 

Feb. 2, 2023