Historic Markers Across Alabama

Gen. Andrew Jackson

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Location: on East Laurel Street near South Broad Street (State Route 279), Scottsboro, Alabama
County: Jackson
Coordinates: N 34° 40.35    W 086° 2.04
  34.6725    -86.034
Style: Carved Stone **
Waymark: WMTKQY


Gen. Andrew Jackson
Soldier, Statesman, 7th President U.S.A.

Jackson County was created by the State Legislature on December 13, 1819 while in session in Huntsville, Ala. The county was named in honor of Gen. Andrew Jackson who was visiting in Huntsville at the time. This Statue was presented by the Citizens of Jackson County during the year of the Bicentennial 1776 - 1976

Erected 1976.

End of Gen. Andrew Jackson