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Near Elkton in Giles County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Aaron Venable Brown

1795-1859

 
 
Aaron Venable Brown Marker image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, August 7, 2010
1. Aaron Venable Brown Marker
Inscription. A native of North Carolina, Aaron Brown studied law in Nashville and moved to Pulaski to practice. He served four terms in the State Legislature, three terms in Congress, and one term as Governor, 1845-47. In 1850, he wrote the Tennessee Platform of the Southern Convention. Governor Brown died in Nashville.
 
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 3F 38.)
 
Location. 35° 5.883′ N, 86° 57.533′ W. Marker is near Elkton, Tennessee, in Giles County. Marker is on Elkton Highway (U.S. 31) near Rose Road, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Elkton TN 38455, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Neill S. Brown (approx. 1.8 miles away); John Calvin Brown (approx. 1.8 miles away); Seventh Kentucky Mounted Infantry Memorial (approx. 3.8 miles away); Forrest's September Raid (approx. 3.8 miles away); Elkton Bridge (approx. 5.4 miles away); First Section of Tennessee Interstate (approx. 6.3 miles away); Maplewood Cemetery (approx. 7.7 miles away); Thomas McKissack Jones (approx. 7.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Elkton.
 
Also see . . .
Aaron Venable Brown Marker image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, August 7, 2010
2. Aaron Venable Brown Marker
View North along US Hwy 31 from Rose Road.

1. Aaron V. Brown - The Tennessee Encyclopedia of History and Culture. (Submitted on August 10, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
2. Aaron Venable Brown - Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. (Submitted on August 10, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. This page has been viewed 648 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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