Alvin P. Hovey 1821-1891
Location: East side of SR 69/5500 Industrial Road, Bellefontaine Cemetery entrance, north of Mt. Vernon. (Posey County, Indiana)
Erected by the Indiana Historical Bureau, 1966
ID# : 65.1966.2
Governor of Indiana, 1889 to death, November 23, 1891. Born and educated in Mt. Vernon, he attained distinction as a lawyer, judge, Civil War general, diplomat and congressman. Buried in Bellefontaine Cemetery.