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Jean - Louis Fonteneau
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lazer
N 32° 30.316 W 086° 15.169
16S E 570186 N 3596688
Quick Description: Located in the Bartram Arboretum at Fort Toulouse State Park in Wetumpka, Alabama.
Location: Alabama, United States
Date Posted: 4/27/2008 4:40:25 PM
Waymark Code: WM3P2B
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member CoinsAndPins
Views: 21

Long Description:
Fonteneau was a sergeant in the French Colonial Marines. He served at Fort Toulouse from 1730-1755 and died there on October 29, 1755. He was born in Portiers, France in 1686. He was the progenitor of all Fontenot's in North America.
Website pertaining to the memorial: [Web Link]

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Park closes at sunset each day.


Entrance fees (if it applies): 2.00

Type of memorial: Monument

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