Historic Markers Across Alabama

Cleburne County

Marker ID: UDC 
Location: at the Cleburne Co. Courthouse on Vickery Street at Hunnicutt Street, Heflin, Alabama.
County: Cleburne
Coordinates: N 33° 38.979    W 085° 35.277
  33.64965    -85.58795
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WMF0H5


Cleburne County was created December 6, 1866, and was named for Confederate Major General Patrick R. Cleburne. He was born March 17, 1828 in Ireland. He was the South's highest ranking foreign born officer and one of one of the best of any nationality. General Cleburne was killed November 30, 1864 in the Battle of Franklin, Tennessee.

Erected by General Patrick R. Cleburne Chapter, United Daughters of The Confederacy.


More Information
Cities web site: Heflin, Alabama
Wikipedia: Heflin, Alabama
Wikipedia: Patrick R. Cleburne

End of Cleburne County