Henning in Lauderdale County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Alex Haley's Boyhood Home
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 4E 71.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: African Americans. In addition, it is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission series list.
Location. 35° 40.396′ N, 89° 34.569′ W. Marker is in Henning, Tennessee, in Lauderdale County. Marker is at the intersection of South Church Street and Haley Avenue, on the right when traveling south on South Church Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 200 South Church Street, Henning TN 38041, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as Fort Pillow (approx. 0.6 miles away); Tipton County in the Civil War (approx. 8˝ miles away); Tipton County Confederate Monument (approx. 8˝ miles away); Thomas Goode (approx. 8.7 miles away); Cadmus Marcellus Wilcox (approx. 8.7 miles away); Charles B. Simonton (approx. 9 miles away); General Jacob Tipton (approx. 9 miles away); The Site of Byars-Hall High School (approx. 9 miles away).
Also see . . . Alex Haley House Museum. The museum web site provides details of the house and Haley's life. (Submitted on September 13, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 13, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,923 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 13, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.