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
 



Text:

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.







End of General Morgan