Pikeville in Bledsoe County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Gov. James B. Frazier
Born in a house 160 ft. west, Oct. 18 1856. Elected Governor of Tennessee in 1902, he was reelected in 1904. He resigned in 1905, having been elected to the Senate, vice William B. Bate, deceased, and served there until 1911. Defeated for reelection, he practiced law in Chattanooga until his death, March 28, 1937.
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 2B 17.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission marker series.
Location. 35° 36.423′ N, 85° 11.419′ W. Marker is in Pikeville, Tennessee, in Bledsoe County. Marker is on City Hall Street near Grove Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. This marker is located on the opposite corner of the same block with a marker with the same number and similar title. Marker is in this post office area: Pikeville TN 37367, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. James Beriah Frazier (within shouting distance of this marker); Pikeville During the Civil War (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Bledsoe County (about 600 feet away); Bragg Invades Kentucky Rhea County / Bledsoe County (approx. 5.3 miles away); Sequatchie College (approx. 8˝ miles away); Gilbert Gaul, Civil War Painter (approx. 11.1 miles away); William Jennings Bryan (approx. 12.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pikeville.
Also see . . .
1. James Beriah Frazier. (Submitted on October 24, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee.)
2. James Beriah Frazier, Sr. - Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. (Submitted on October 26, 2017, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on October 26, 2017. This page originally submitted on October 24, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 84 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 24, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.