Historic Markers Across Alabama

General Morgan

Marker ID: AHA 
Location: Franklin Street SE north of Lowe Avenue SE, Huntsville, AL
County: Madison
Coordinates: N 34° 43.583    W 086° 34.883
  34.72638333    -86.58138333
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None


Birthplace of General Morgan the Rebel Raider. In this house John Hunt Morgan was born June 1, 1825. This dashing cavalry leader of the Confederacy was killed at Greeneville, Tenn., Sept. 4, 1864. This house, built in 1823, was the home, 1849-1949, of the heirs of Stephen Neal, Madison County's first Sheriff.

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