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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Seale

 
Clickable Map of Russell 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 Russell County, AL (62) Barbour County, AL (44) Bullock County, AL (22) Lee County, AL (59) Macon County, AL (83) Chattahoochee County, GA (19) Muscogee County, GA (165) Stewart County, GA (28)  RussellCounty(62) Russell County (62)  BarbourCounty(44) Barbour County (44)  BullockCounty(22) Bullock County (22)  LeeCounty(59) Lee County (59)  MaconCounty(83) Macon County (83)  ChattahoocheeCountyGeorgia(19) Chattahoochee County (19)  MuscogeeCounty(165) Muscogee County (165)  StewartCounty(28) Stewart County (28)
Seale, Alabama and Vicinity
    Russell County (62)
    Barbour County (44)
    Bullock County (22)
    Lee County (59)
    Macon County (83)
    Chattahoochee County, Georgia (19)
    Muscogee County, Georgia (165)
    Stewart County, Georgia (28)
 
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GEOGRAPHIC SORT
1Alabama (Russell County), Seale — Creek Settlements in Russell County — Creek Heritage Trail —
Russell County occupies land that once sat at the heart of the Creek Nation. Within the county's boundaries were several important Creek towns, many of which would figure prominently in the Creek and Seminole Wars era and the saga of Removal. . . . — Map (db m111596) HM
2Alabama (Russell County), Seale — Early Russell County and the Town of Seale — Creek Heritage Trail —
Russell County was one of several counties created by the Alabama legislature in December, 1832 from land that had been part of the Creeks' ancestral homeland. The community of Girard (modern Phenix City) along the Chattahoochee River became the . . . — Map (db m111609) HM
3Alabama (Russell County), Seale — Holland McTyeire Smith
(obverse) South of this site was the homeplace of Holland McTyeire Smith, born April 20, 1882. He completed the preparatory school at Seale, College at Alabama Polytechnic Institute and the University of Alabama Law School. He was . . . — Map (db m69406) HM
4Alabama (Russell County), Seale — John Bacon McDonald
(obverse) Near here is the site of the plantation of John Bacon McDonald who was born February 8, 1859. He entered the United States Military Academy on June 14, 1876, after finishing the tutelage of Colonel John M. Brannon of Seale and . . . — Map (db m69408) HM
5Alabama (Russell County), Seale — Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church /Macedonia School
Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church Macedonia Baptist Church was organized in 1870 by Pastor Robert Fegins with the assistance of twelve members from Providence Baptist Church. The first person baptized in the church was Mr. Charles Smith . . . — Map (db m78113) HM
6Alabama (Russell County), Seale — Mitchell-Ferrell-Powell House
Built in Glennville, Alabama by slave artisans in the early 1840's for James Billingslea and Rebecca Stone Mitchell. Moved by ox-cart and reassembled by free citizens at the present site in 1867 or 1869. Purchased in 1895 by Hugh Bennett and Jessie . . . — Map (db m69409) HM
7Alabama (Russell County), Seale — Old Russell County Courthouse
During the Federal occupation of the former Confederate States of America, the Alabama Legislature created Lee County primarily from the northern half of Russell County in 1866 and ordered the selection of the county seat "more centrally located." . . . — Map (db m53160) HM
8Alabama (Russell County), Seale — Seale United Methodist Church
Marker Front: The Methodist Congregation of which the church at Seale was organized in 1842, were pioneer families with a deep faith in God and a clear vision of the future. This group was centered around a small meeting place and a . . . — Map (db m23594) HM
9Alabama (Russell County), Seale — St. Peter A.M.E. Church CemeteryRussell County
Old St. Peter A.M.E. Church Cemetery is one of Russell County's oldest African-American cemeteries. Established in the early 1880s by former slaves, the church became a central institution to many families in the Seale community. Records indicate . . . — Map (db m78116) HM
10Alabama (Russell County), Seale — The Second Creek War in Russell County — Creek Heritage Trail —
The Second Creek War came about as a result of the frustration of local Creeks at their treatment following the signing of the Treaty of Washington (1832). That compact called for the Creeks to be given allotments of land which they could keep or . . . — Map (db m111603) HM
11Alabama (Russell County), Seale — William Augustus Mitchell
(obverse) On this lot and in the house thereon, was born William Augustus Mitchell, November 30, 1877. Mitchell entered the United States Military Academy on June 20, 1898, after finishing the schools at Seale and Alabama Polytechnic . . . — Map (db m69411) HM
 
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