Historic Markers Across Alabama

Samuel Sellers Cemetery

Marker ID: AHA 
Location: Co. Rd. 19 southeast of Blue's Old Stand
County: Bullock
Coordinates: N 31° 58.09    W 085° 44.59
  31.96828      -85.74322
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WMFPFJ


Samuel Sellers (1788-1857) of North Carolina arrived with his large family at Three Notch Road on January 29, 1835. Here, in what was then the Missouri Beat, Pike County, the first post office in the area was established, 2.5 miles west of present-day Perote, Bullock County. Sellers served as Postmaster between 1846-1850. Sellers' original home was located on land near this cemetery.

Placed on the Alabama Register of Landmarks and Heritage by the Alabama Historical Commission, November 2, 1976.

End of Samuel Sellers Cemetery