Historic Markers Across Alabama

Justice John A. McKinley

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Location: on Hightower Place, Florence, Alabama
County: Lauderdale
Coordinates: N 34° 48.396    W 087° 37.906
  34.8066    -87.63176666
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None


First serving as a member of the U.S. Senate (1826-1830), John McKinley was appointed to the U.S. Supreme Court by President Van Buren, becoming the first justice from Alabama.

Erected 2007 by City of Florence Walk of Honor.

End of Justice John A. McKinley