Henry CountyCreated in 1819 by Alabama Territorial Legislature. Named for Patrick Henry of Virginia, colonial statesman and orator: "Give me liberty or give me death." This area ceded by Creek Indian Nation in 1814 under Treaty of Ft. Jackson. Had been part of Lower Creek Confederacy. Abbeville made county seat in 1833. Abbe an Indian name of nearby creek.
|Placed By||Alabama Historical Association|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, October 1st, 2014 at 2:05pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16R E 666060 N 3494256|
|Decimal Degrees||31.57138333, -85.25013333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 31° 34.283', W 85° 15.008'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||31° 34' 16.98" N, 85° 15' 0.48" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 104 Kirkland St, Abbeville AL 36310, US|
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