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This two and a half story structure with unusual lower front extension was the home of Dr. John Watkins. Dr. Watkins was one of the first and few physicians in this part of the Mississippi Territory. Before coming to Burnt Corn, he lived in Claibo…
War of 1812 veteran John Green (1790-1882) settled in Burnt Corn in 1816. He held many public offices, established the first school, and represented Conecuh County in the state legislature in 1824 and 1829. He was the Conecuh delegate to the 1861 …
James SalterN. C.1760-1835Comsy. 2 Regt. Continental Troops, Rev. War.Member State Legislature Ala 1823-1828 Memorial Erected By Conecuh Chapter 1972D.A.R. and Decendants Hon. Wiley Salter,Judge Frank T. Salter
Front:The first settlers came to this area in 1815. Major Walker built a grist mill and a log structure was built which served as a school and a religious meeting place for three different denominations. Settlers came to clear land and build log c…