Murfreesboro in Rutherford County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 3A 62.)
Location. 35° 50.748′ N, 86° 23.467′ W. Marker is in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, in Rutherford County. Marker is on East Main Street, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Murfreesboro TN 37130, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 1860s View of East Main Street (within shouting distance of this marker); Forrest's Murfreesboro Raid (within shouting distance of this marker); Murfreesboro Confederate Soldiers Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Gen. Nathan Bedford Forrest Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Rutherford County Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); The Founding of the County (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Tennessee Baptist Convention (about 300 feet away); Battle of Murfreesboro (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Murfreesboro.
Regarding Morgan's Wedding. There is dispute about whether Jefferson Davis was actually at the wedding; he was in Murfreesboro the previous day, but is believed to have left on the morning of the 14th.
Additional keywords. Mattie Ready Morgan, Charles Ready
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Kim Bailey of Murfreesboro, Usa. This page has been viewed 378 times since then and 11 times this year. Photo 1. submitted on , by Kim Bailey of Murfreesboro, Usa. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.