Historic Markers Across Alabama

Hugh McVay - Governor 1837

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Location: on 6th Street west of 28th Avenue, Tuscaloosa, Alabama
County: Tuscaloosa
Coordinates: N 33° 12.439    W 087° 34.434
  33.20731666    -87.5739
Style: Mounted **
Waymark: None


As president of the state senate, he became governor when Clay resigned to succeed Gabriel Moore in the U. S. Senate. He remained in office for only four months.

Erected 1992 by City of Tuscaloosa.

End of Hugh McVay - Governor 1837