Historic Markers Across Alabama



Jackson



Marker ID:  
Location: 350 Commerce Street, Jackson, AL
County: Clarke
Coordinates: N 31° 30.466    W 087° 53.755
  31.50776666    -87.89591666
Style: Mounted **
Waymark: None
 



Text:

Jackson


First village called Republicville. Town laid out in 1815 by Pine Level Land Company and named Pine Level. Incorporated 1816 and renamed Jackson for General Andrew Jackson. First commissioners, David Taylor, David White, Reuben Saffold, Peregrin F. Bayard, Benjamin I. Bedell. Progressive business, commercial, industrial, educational and religious center.

1976 Clarke County Historical Society.







End of Jackson