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Tullahoma in Coffee County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Oakwood Cemetery

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By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, May 1, 2021
1. Oakwood Cemetery Marker
Inscription.  This land was donated to the city for use as a cemetery in 1875 by J.E. Hogain, a son-in-law of one of Tullahoma's five founders, Dr. T.A. Anderson, a physician whose home was at Belmont. It is the burial site for many of Tullahoma's leading families since then. Those family names include Campbell, Davis, Aydelott, Eoff, Muse, Wilkins, and Harton.
 
Erected by Historic Preservation Society of Tullahoma, Inc. (Marker Number 10.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Cemeteries & Burial Sites. A significant historical year for this entry is 1875.
 
Location. 35° 22.042′ N, 86° 13.015′ W. Marker is in Tullahoma, Tennessee, in Coffee County. Marker is at the intersection of Wilson Avenue (Tennessee Route 130) and North Jackson Street (Alternate U.S. 41), on the right when traveling west on Wilson Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Tullahoma TN 37388, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort Rains Along Fort Street (approx. 0.3 miles away); L.D. Hickerson House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Tullahoma Veterans Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Fortress Tullahoma
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By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, May 1, 2021
2. Oakwood Cemetery Marker
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(approx. half a mile away); The Red Caboose (approx. half a mile away); A Railroad Town (approx. half a mile away); Verandah Hotel — RR Depot and Dr. Cowan House (approx. half a mile away); Provost Marshall's Headquarters South Jackson Street (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tullahoma.
 
Also see . . .  Oakwood Cemetery (Find a Grave). (Submitted on May 1, 2021, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 1, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 1, 2021, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 29 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 1, 2021, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.

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