Category - History

History

History of Jefferson Parish

Jefferson Parish, Louisiana was established in 1825 and was named in honor of Thomas Jefferson, commemorating his role in purchasing the Louisiana territory from France...

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History

City of Gretna History

McDonoghville Named for its philanthropic and reclusive founder, John McDonogh, McDonoghville was established in 1815, which makes it Gretna’s earliest subdivided...

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