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Historical Markers and War Memorials in LaGrange, Alabama

 
Clickable Map of Colbert County, Alabama 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 Colbert County, AL (100) Franklin County, AL (15) Lauderdale County, AL (216) Lawrence County, AL (56) Tishomingo County, MS (29)  ColbertCounty(100) Colbert County (100)  FranklinCounty(15) Franklin County (15)  LauderdaleCounty(216) Lauderdale County (216)  LawrenceCounty(56) Lawrence County (56)  TishomingoCountyMississippi(29) Tishomingo County (29)
Tuscumbia is the county seat for Colbert County
LaGrange is in Colbert County
      Colbert County (100)  
ADJACENT TO COLBERT COUNTY
      Franklin County (15)  
      Lauderdale County (216)  
      Lawrence County (56)  
      Tishomingo County, Mississippi (29)  
 
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1Alabama (Colbert County), LaGrange — LaGrange College1830-1855
In the early 1820s, wealthy landowners in the Leighton, Alabama, area established a village on the crest of the mountain to the southwest of this site. This community eventually had about 400 inhabitants and became known as LaGrange. In the 1820s, . . . Map (db m141747) HM WM
2Alabama (Colbert County), LaGrange — LaGrange Military Academy1857-1862
After LaGrange College moved to Florence in January 1855, a group of LaGrange citizens organized a college in the vacant buildings under the old name. Rev. Felix Johnson was elected president. To increase the patronage, a military feature was . . . Map (db m141750) WM
 
 
  
  
  
 
 
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Dec. 8, 2022