“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Huntingdon in Carroll County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)

Oak Hill Cemetery

Oak Hill Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ken Smith, January 24, 2009
1. Oak Hill Cemetery Marker
Inscription. Established in 1822, this cemetery contains the remains of soldiers from every major American war since the establishment of the state. Among those buried here are two from the War of 1812, three from the Mexican War, and thirty-eight from the Civil War. There are also men from the Spanish American War and from World Wars I and II.
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 4A 28.)
Location. 36° 0.174′ N, 88° 25.255′ W. Marker is in Huntingdon, Tennessee, in Carroll County. Marker is at the intersection of East Main Street (U.S. 70) and Oakhill Drive, on the right when traveling east on East Main Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Huntingdon TN 38344, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Nathan Nesbitt (approx. 0.9 miles away); Isaac R. Hawkins (approx. 2 miles away); Old Racetrack (approx. 2.8 miles away); First County Court (approx. 8.6 miles away); Forrest's Raid (approx. 8.7 miles away); Alexis de Tocqueville At Sandy Bridge (approx. 8.8 miles away); Clarksburg (approx. 9.3 miles away); a different marker also named Forrest's Raid (approx. 9.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Huntingdon.
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar of 1812War, Spanish-AmericanWar, US Civil
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Ken Smith of Milan, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 555 times since then and 85 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on , by Ken Smith of Milan, Tennessee. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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