Historic Markers Across Alabama



Protestant Children's Home



Marker ID:  
Location: 911 Dauphin St, Mobile, AL
County: Mobile
Coordinates: N 30° 41.268    W 088° 3.333
  30.6878    -88.05555
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None
 



Text:

Protestant Children's Home


This building was erected in 1845 by the Protestant Orphans Asylum Society, to care for children left homeless after the disastrous fires and yellow fever epidemics of the 1830s. It has operated continuously since that time.

the Historic Mobile Preservation Society. 1966







End of Protestant Children's Home