Historic Markers Across Alabama

Johann Gottfried Cullman

Marker ID:  
Location: on 2nd Ave., NE, Cullman, Alabama
County: Cullman
Coordinates: N 34° 10.794    W 086° 50.618
  34.1799    -86.84363333
Style: Mounted **
Waymark: WMGR76


Born Frankwiter Bavarta Germany July 2 1823
Died Cullman, Alabama December 3, 1895
Colonel Cullman Founded the City of Cullman, Alabama, in 1873.
Later, in 1877, he founded Cullman County, He also established the Alabama Towns of Bangor, Berlin, Bremen, Garden City and Vinemont.
Because of his inspirational leadership and humanitarian Influence, approximately 20,000 Bavarian and German immigrants settled in this area


Plaque attached to the statue of Johann Gottfried Cullman.

End of Johann Gottfried Cullman