Near Tiptonville in Lake County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 4B 25.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission series list.
Location. 36° 26.08′ N, 89° 28.666′ W. Marker is near Tiptonville, Tennessee, in Lake County. Marker is on Tennessee Route 22, on the right when traveling south. Located in front of the Jones Chapel Church of Christ. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Tiptonville TN 38079, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Capture of Island No. 10 (approx. 0.6 miles away); Confederate Forts & Batteries (approx. 0.6 miles away); Tiptonville Presbyterian Church (approx. 3.9 miles away); a different marker also named Capture of Island No. 10General Clifton Bledsoe Cates (approx. 4 miles away); a different marker also named General Clifton Bledsoe Cates (approx. 5.3 miles away); Civilian Conservation Corps and Reelfoot Lake State Park (approx. 5˝ miles away); Reelfoot Lake (approx. 5.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tiptonville.
Also see . . . Jones Cemetery. Page detailing the burials in the cemetery. (Submitted on April 29, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 25, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,631 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 25, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.