Historic Markers Across Alabama



John Gunter



Marker ID:  
Location: at the intersection of Florida Short Route/Gunter Avenue (U.S. 431) and Lurleen B Wallace Drive, Guntersville, Alabama
County: Marshall
Coordinates: N 34° 21.822    W 086° 17.455
  34.3637    -86.29091666
Style: Mounted **
Waymark: WMD62Q
 



Text:

Buried near here in 1835
John Gunter
Founder of Guntersville.
He and his wife Catherine,
daughter of
a Cherokee Indian chief,
were the
great-grandparents of
Will Rogers
beloved American humorist.









End of John Gunter