Historic Markers Across Alabama



General John Coffee



Marker ID: AHA 
Location: on Cloverdale Road/Co Rd 157, just off N. Cox Creek Pkwy, Florence, Alabama
County: Lauderdale
Coordinates: N 34° 50.457    W 087° 41.295
  34.84095    -87.68825
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None
 



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General John Coffee
Home Site and Grave


Cavalry Commander under Andrew Jackson throughout War of 1812:
(Creek War, Pensacola, New Orleans).
Negotiated many treaties ceding Indian lands to U.S. Made original surveys of Tennessee Valley.

Erected by Alabama Historical Association.







End of General John Coffee