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National Register of Historic Places listings in Jefferson Davis Parish, Louisiana

Location of Jefferson Davis Parish in Louisiana

This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Jefferson Davis Parish, Louisiana.

This is intended to be a complete list of the properties on the National Register of Historic Places in Jefferson Davis Parish, Louisiana, United States. The locations of National Register properties for which the latitude and longitude coordinates are included below, may be seen in a map.[1]

There are 17 properties listed on the National Register in the parish, and one former listing.

This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted November 15, 2019.[2]
Map all coordinates using: OpenStreetMap 
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Current listingsEdit

[3] Name on the Register[4] Image Date listed[5] Location City or town Description
1 Angelus April 16, 1993
(#93000296)
1114 North Cutting Avenue
30°13′53″N 92°39′16″W / 30.23146°N 92.65447°W / 30.23146; -92.65447 (Angelus)
Jennings
2 Calkins-Orvis House May 8, 1998
(#98000438)
210 West Nichols Street
30°14′06″N 92°49′24″W / 30.23505°N 92.82335°W / 30.23505; -92.82335 (Calkins-Orvis House)
Welsh
3 Camp Hamilton House February 17, 2004
(#04000072)
2200 East Academy Avenue
30°13′53″N 92°38′02″W / 30.23127°N 92.63388°W / 30.23127; -92.63388 (Camp Hamilton House)
Jennings
4 Derouen House August 5, 1991
(#91001021)
214 West Plaquemine Street
30°13′22″N 92°39′36″W / 30.22279°N 92.65996°W / 30.22279; -92.65996 (Derouen House)
Jennings
5 Elton United Methodist Church September 30, 1994
(#94001174)
803 2nd Street
30°28′44″N 92°41′31″W / 30.47898°N 92.69206°W / 30.47898; -92.69206 (Elton United Methodist Church)
Elton
6 Silas J. Fenton House October 7, 1994
(#94001200)
409 2nd Street
30°21′49″N 92°55′10″W / 30.36356°N 92.91935°W / 30.36356; -92.91935 (Silas J. Fenton House)
Fenton
7 J.E. Foster House September 30, 1994
(#94001175)
314 West Academy Avenue
30°13′29″N 92°39′40″W / 30.22475°N 92.6612°W / 30.22475; -92.6612 (J.E. Foster House)
Jennings
8 Funk House April 1, 1993
(#93000267)
523 North Cary Avenue
30°13′32″N 92°39′34″W / 30.22543°N 92.6595°W / 30.22543; -92.6595 (Funk House)
Jennings
9 Ilgenhurst April 1, 1993
(#93000273)
402 West Nezpique Street
30°13′25″N 92°39′42″W / 30.2237°N 92.66156°W / 30.2237; -92.66156 (Ilgenhurst)
Jennings
10 F.R. Jaenke House April 16, 1993
(#93000301)
114 East Shankland Avenue
30°13′56″N 92°39′26″W / 30.23209°N 92.65717°W / 30.23209; -92.65717 (F.R. Jaenke House)
Jennings Also known as Miguez Funeral Homes.
11 Jennings Carnegie Public Library January 8, 1982
(#82002776)
303 North Cary Avenue
30°13′22″N 92°39′34″W / 30.22285°N 92.65945°W / 30.22285; -92.65945 (Jennings Carnegie Public Library)
Jennings
12 Jennings Post Office May 20, 1982
(#82002777)
118 West Plaquemine Street
30°13′22″N 92°39′32″W / 30.22277°N 92.65889°W / 30.22277; -92.65889 (Jennings Post Office)
Jennings
13 T. C. Mahaffey House April 8, 1993
(#93000292)
802 North Cary Avenue
30°13′39″N 92°39′32″W / 30.22759°N 92.65889°W / 30.22759; -92.65889 (T. C. Mahaffey House)
Jennings
14 More Mileage Gas Station June 22, 2004
(#04000637)
602 North Main Street
30°13′32″N 92°39′28″W / 30.22552°N 92.65777°W / 30.22552; -92.65777 (More Mileage Gas Station)
Jennings
15 S.A. Pennington House October 7, 1994
(#94001199)
1003 2nd Street
30°28′44″N 92°41′42″W / 30.47897°N 92.69501°W / 30.47897; -92.69501 (S.A. Pennington House)
Elton
16 Strand Theatre November 12, 1998
(#98001360)
432 North Main Street
30°13′27″N 92°39′28″W / 30.22416°N 92.65769°W / 30.22416; -92.65769 (Strand Theatre)
Jennings Moderne style theatre built in 1939
17 Twitchell House April 1, 1993
(#93000268)
803 North Cary Avenue
30°13′40″N 92°39′34″W / 30.22784°N 92.65951°W / 30.22784; -92.65951 (Twitchell House)
Jennings

Former listingsEdit

[3] Name on the Register Image Date listedDate removed Location City or town Summary
1 Fruge Store September 30, 1994
(#94001176)
November 29, 2016 907 Main Street
30°28′52″N 92°41′38″W / 30.48117°N 92.6938°W / 30.48117; -92.6938 (Fruge Store)
Elton Building demolished some time between 1994 and 2016.[6]
2 Sunny Meade April 18, 1985
(#85000837)
June 12, 2017 819 North Cary Avenue
30°13′40″N 92°39′32″W / 30.22788°N 92.65893°W / 30.22788; -92.65893 (Sunny Meade)
Jennings Building moved to 230 Topeka Road, Scott, Lafayette Parish in 1989[7] and now being used as a wedding facility.[8]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ The latitude and longitude information provided in this table was derived originally from the National Register Information System, which has been found to be fairly accurate for about 99% of listings. Some locations in this table may have been corrected to current GPS standards.
  2. ^ "National Register of Historic Places: Weekly List Actions". National Park Service, United States Department of the Interior. Retrieved on November 15, 2019.
  3. ^ a b Numbers represent an ordering by significant words. Various colorings, defined here, differentiate National Historic Landmarks and historic districts from other NRHP buildings, structures, sites or objects.
  4. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. March 13, 2009.
  5. ^ The eight-digit number below each date is the number assigned to each location in the National Register Information System database, which can be viewed by clicking the number.
  6. ^ "National Register of Historic Places Evaluation/Return Sheet - Removal: Fruge Store" (PDF). National Park Service. September 30, 1994. Retrieved July 2, 2018.
  7. ^ "National Register of Historic Places: Sunny Meade Delisting" (PDF). State of Louisiana's Division of Historic Preservation. April 20, 2017. Retrieved July 2, 2018.
  8. ^ Sunny Meade website