Historic Markers Across Alabama

Mississippi Territory

Marker ID: AHA 
Location: U.S. Hwy 29
County: Macon
Coordinates: N 32° 23.673    W 085° 55.496
  32.39455    -85.92493333
Status: The marking is missing.
Waymark: None


Northern boundary here at 32° 28'. From Georgia line to Mississippi River, territory extended south to 31°, present Florida line. Created by Congress in 1798. 1802 Georgia gave up claim. 1804 Enlarged north to Tennessee. 1817 Alabama Territory created. 1819 Alabama became 22nd state.


missing in 2010

End of Mississippi Territory