Historic Markers Across Alabama



Choctaw Corner



Marker ID: AHA 
Location: U.S. Hwy 43 near Thomasville, AL
County: Clarke
Coordinates: N 31° 58.243    W 087° 49.855
  31.97071666    -87.83091666
Style: Carved Stone **
Waymark: None
 



Text:

4 miles from marker. This was the northeast corner of the land first ceded by Indians to whites in the Alabama area. By the 1765 treaty, Choctaws gave to England the area from here to the Gulf. This put the British between the Choctaws and Creeks.







End of Choctaw Corner