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CITY OF THIBODAUX
Incorporated as a town on March 10, 1838. Early records show settlement existed in late 1790's as an important trading post for the Lafourche country. Named for Henri Schuyler Thibodaux (1769-1827), who gave the first land for the early village.
Erected by the Louisiana Tourist Commission, 1971.