Historic Markers Across Alabama



Presbyterian Home for Children-Synod of Alabama-Presbyterian Church in the United States



Marker ID: AHA 
Location: on Ashland Highway (State Highway 77) east of Chaffee Street, Talladega, Alabama
County: Talladega
Coordinates: N 33° 26.04    W 086° 5.201
  33.434    -86.08668333
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WMFXNN
 



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Presbyterian Home For Children
Synod Of Alabama
— Presbyterian Church In The United States —


Originally conceived 1864 as a home for children of Confederate dead by Synod in session at Selma.

Opened at Tuskegee 1868 - relocated in Talladega 1891.

A haven for dependent youth of Alabama providing training, education, and worship in a Christian atmosphere.

Erected 1963 by Alabama Historical Association.







End of Presbyterian Home for Children-Synod of Alabama-Presbyterian Church in the United States