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Cornersville in Marshall County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Giles County

 
 
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By Don Morfe, April 23, 2014
1. Giles County Marker
Inscription. Established 1809: named in honor of Senator William B. Giles of Virginia. One of the strongest advocates for the admission of Tennessee to the Union; he served in U.S. Senate from 1804 to 1815 and was Governor of Virginia, 1827-30.
 
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 2 F 5.)
 
Location. 35° 18.348′ N, 86° 52.992′ W. Marker is in Cornersville, Tennessee, in Marshall County. Marker is on Lewisburg Highway. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cornersville TN 37047, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Col. Thomas Kennedy Gordon (approx. 1.9 miles away); Lairdland Farm House (approx. 2.3 miles away); Schofield's Withdrawal (approx. 9.7 miles away); Bridgeforth High School (approx. 10.5 miles away); Gabriel McKissack (approx. 10.6 miles away); Pulaski Courthouse Square Historic District (approx. 11.1 miles away); Sam Davis Avenue Historic District (approx. 11.1 miles away); Donald Grady Davidson (1893~1966) John Crowe Ransom (1888~1974) (approx. 11.1 miles away).
 
Giles County Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 23, 2014
2. Giles County Marker
 
 
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