Historic Markers Across Alabama



Rowan House



Marker ID: AHC 
Location: Montevallo Road (Alabama Route 119) near Woodruff Parkway, Leeds, Alabama
County: Jefferson
Coordinates: N 33° 31.494    W 086° 34.674
  33.5249    -86.5779
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None
 



Text:

Thomas Rowan, son of Irish immigrants who settled in St. Clair County, Alabama, purchased his first 130 acres at auction and built a house here by c.1854 that probably forms the core of the two northeast rooms. Heir John Thomas Rowan and his wife, Ada Sco







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