JEFFERSON PARISH On Feb . 11 , 1825 , Governor Henry S . Johnson Signed Legislat ...
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Description: JEFFERSON PARISH On Feb . 11 , 1825 , Governor Henry S . Johnson signed legislation creating the Parish of Jefferson out of the Third Senatorial District . It is named for President Thomas Jefferson , who died the following year , July 4 . Erected by Jefferson Parish Historical Commission .