Historic Markers Across Alabama

The Birthplace of the “Gallant Pelham”

Marker ID:  
Location: is on Choctaw Street north of Tomahawk Trail, Anniston, Alabama
County: Calhoun
Coordinates: N 33° 43.877    W 085° 52.639
  33.73128333    -85.87731666
Style: Mounted **
Waymark: None


Major John Pelham C.S.A.

Born September 14, 1838
at the home of his Grand Parents
William McGehee and Elizabeth Clay McGehee

Erected by Forney District U.D.C.
May 5, 1937

Erected 1937 by Forney District U.D.C.

End of The Birthplace of the “Gallant Pelham”