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Farragut in Knox County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Archibald Roane

 
 
Archibald Roane Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, March 6, 2010
1. Archibald Roane Marker
Inscription. A short distance north lived Archibald Roane, Continental soldier, frontier judge and the second governor of Tennessee. He is buried in Pleasant Forest Cemetery, one~half mile south. Many other pioneer settlers are also buried there.
 
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 1E8.)
 
Location. 35° 53.066′ N, 84° 9.209′ W. Marker is in Farragut, Tennessee, in Knox County. Marker is at the intersection of Kingston Pike and Concord Road, on the right when traveling east on Kingston Pike. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Knoxville TN 37932, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. David Glasgow Farragut (a few steps from this marker); Battle of Campbell's Station (a few steps from this marker); Campbell Station (approx. half a mile away but has been reported missing); Admiral David Glasgow Farragut Monument (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named Battle of Campbell's Station (approx. 0.6 miles away); Farragut Schools: Early Years (approx. 0.8 miles away); The Battle of Campbell Station (approx. 0.8 miles away); The Historic Village of Concord (approx. 0.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Farragut.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesGovernmentPatriots & PatriotismSettlements & Settlers
 
Archibald Roane 1759-1819 image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, March 8, 2010
2. Archibald Roane 1759-1819
Pleasant Forest Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, March 8, 2010
3. Pleasant Forest Cemetery
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 926 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on January 14, 2017.
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