Historic Markers Across Alabama

Live Oak Cemetery

Marker ID: AHA 
Location: on Kings Street south of Dallas Avenue (State Highway 22), Selma, Alabama
County: Dallas
Coordinates: N 32° 24.308    W 087° 1.888
  32.40513333    -87.03146666
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WMH5QB


East portion reserved for graveyard, 1829; west part purchased by City of Selma, 1877.
Here are buried:
William Rufus King, 1786-1853, Vice President of U.S. 1853.
John Tyler Morgan, 1824-1907, U.S. Senator, Brig. Gen. C.S.A.
Edmund Winston Pettus, 1821-1907, U.S. Senator, Brig. Gen. C.S.A.
Nathaniel H.R. Dawson, 1829-1895, U.S. Commissioner of Education.
William J. Hardee, 1815-1873, Lt. Gen. C.S.A., author "Hardee's Tactics."

End of Live Oak Cemetery