A piece of history overlooking Lake Eufaula


Shorter Cemetery

John Gill Shorter

The Shorter Family

Eufaula Regency 1833-1930
Shorter Mansion

Shorter Mansion

Eufaula's Historic Centerpiece
John Gill Shorters Grave

Shorter Cemetery Today

An Ongoing Historic Preservation
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Barbour County, Alabama

Home of the Governors' Trail
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The Eufaula Pilgrimage

An Annual Heritage Celebration

Civil War Discovery Trail

The Civil War Discovery Trail links more than 600 sites in 32 states to inspire and to teach the story of the Civil War and its enduring impact on America.

There are two locations in Eufaula that are part of the CWDT: Shorter Cemetery, and Fendall Hall.


For more information and locations of interest along the Civil War Discovery Trail, visit their official website here.

Contact Us

Shorter Cemetery is not open to the public. Educators, academics, and other parties interested in touring the cemetery are welcome to do so by appointment.