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Near Trezevant in Carroll County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Hillsman House

 
 
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By Ken Smith, February 3, 2012
1. Hillsman House Marker
Inscription. On the old McKenzie Road one mile north stands the historic home of Major Jack Hillsman, Civil War veteran, son of pioneer Reddick Hillsman from North Carolina who helped organize Carroll County in 1821. The two-story house, completed in 1869, was constructed of hand-planed lumber. Three generations of Hillsmans, all farmers, have lived in this house.
 
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 4A 35.)
 
Location. 36° 1.407′ N, 88° 36.698′ W. Marker is near Trezevant, Tennessee, in Carroll County. Marker is at the intersection of Broad Street (U.S. 76) and Oak Grove Road (Old McKenzie Road), on the right when traveling south on Broad Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6619 North Broad Street, Trezevant TN 38258, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Forrest's Raid (approx. 3.2 miles away); First County Court (approx. 3.2 miles away); Christmasville (approx. 3.3 miles away); Gordon Browning (approx. 6.2 miles away); Gibson County (approx. 6.5 miles away);
Hillsman House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ken Smith, February 3, 2012
2. Hillsman House Marker
Carroll County (approx. 6.5 miles away); a different marker also named Forrest's Raid (approx. 8.1 miles away); McKenzie's Station (approx. 9.1 miles away).
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Hillsman House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ken Smith, February 3, 2012
3. Hillsman House Marker
Hillsman House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ken Smith, February 3, 2012
4. Hillsman House Marker
Hillsman House image. Click for full size.
By Ken Smith, February 3, 2012
5. Hillsman House
At Drive: N 36.03974* W -088.61285* Approx. address 1197 Oak Grove Road.
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By Ken Smith, February 3, 2012
6. Hillsman House
House; N 36* 02' 23.7294" W -088* 36' 43.1778" approx.
Hillsman House image. Click for full size.
By Ken Smith, February 3, 2012
7. Hillsman House
This is the front of the house. At one time the drive went in from the right and to the front of the house.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Ken Smith of Milan, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 796 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. 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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