Alexander Stephens Clay

Alexander Stephens Clay (HM29ED)

Location: Marietta, GA 30060 Cobb County
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Country: United States of America
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N 33° 57.166', W 84° 32.994'

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Alexander Stephens ClayCitizen, lawyer, statesman,Born on a Cobb County farmSept. 25, 1853; Died a member of theUnited States SenateNov. 13, 1910. His life was largely given to the service of his people - as Councilman of his home city. Representative of his county in the General Assembly for six years, during which time he was Speaker of the House; State Senator and President of the Georgia Senate; Elected to the United States Senate Senate in 1896 and twice re-elected without opposition.
We live in deeds, not years; in thoughts, not breaths.In feelings, not figures on a dial.We should count time by heart-throbs, he most lives who thinks most, feels the noblest, acts the best.To the exemplary citizen, faithful friend, trusted and honored public servant, this monument is erected by his friends who knew him best and loved him most, as a token of their love and esteem, and as an inspiration to noble action to those who may come after them. "Seest thou a man diligent in business, he shall stand before kings."Guided by lofty ideals, a steadfast zeal for the right, and a sublime faith in his people and country, with an untiring energy, he did his duty as God gave him the light to see it. "After life's

fitful fever he sleeps well."
HM NumberHM29ED
Year Placed1912
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Date Added Monday, July 16th, 2018 at 4:01pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 726412 N 3759623
Decimal Degrees33.95276667, -84.54990000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 57.166', W 84° 32.994'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 57' 9.9599999999998" N, 84° 32' 59.64" W
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Area Code(s)404, 770, 678
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 25 W Park Square, Marietta GA 30060, US
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