Winchester in Franklin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
(1752 - 1826)
Speaker of the First Tennessee Legislature
Brigadier General, War of 1812
Marker erected by General James Winchester Chapter, DAR
November 22, 1996
Erected 1996 by General James Winchester Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
Location. 35° 11.178′ N, 86° 6.723′ W. Marker is in Winchester, Tennessee, in Franklin County. Marker is on South Jefferson Street near Dinah Shore Boulevard (Tennessee Highway 16), on the left when traveling south. Marker is located near the west entrance of the Franklin County courthouse. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Winchester TN 37398, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Secession (a few steps from this marker); In Memory of Our Franklin County War Dead (a few steps from this Colonel James Lewis (within shouting distance of this marker); Winchester's Civil War Sites (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Built 1914 (about 400 feet away); Mary Sharp College (about 800 feet away); a different marker also named Mary Sharp College (approx. 0.2 miles away); Tullahoma Campaign (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Winchester.
Topics. This marker is included in these topic lists: Settlements & Settlers • War of 1812 • War, US Revolutionary
Credits. This page was last revised on December 15, 2019. This page originally submitted on June 7, 2010, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. This page has been viewed 1,155 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 7, 2010, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. 4. submitted on April 20, 2018, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.