Chattanooga in Hamilton County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Chattanooga's First Citizens
John P Long Aaron M Rawlings George W. Williams
Isaac Baldwin George W. Cherry Arsley Cope Samuel H. Davie Thomas Edmondson Joseph Ellis Andrew Evans Samuel Fitzgerald Matthew Frazier E.H. Freeman Charles Griggsby George B. Gwathney Berry Jones John Keeny Thomas W. Munsey Abram Perry Joseph Rice Eliza Russell James Woods Smith Wiley Starling Lewis Webb Samuel Williams Abner Witt
Residing in the Southeast Fractional Section were:
Allen Kennedy Albert S. Lenoir Reynolds A. Ramsey
John C. Cathey S.S.M. Doak William B. Gilliland Nathan Harris William Hill Matthew Hillsman Benjamin
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical month for this entry is June 1837.
Location. 35° 3.387′ N, 85° 18.681′ W. Marker is in Chattanooga, Tennessee, in Hamilton County. Marker can be reached from Riverfront Parkway. Located along the Tennessee River on the Riverfront Parkway behind the Tennessee Aquarium and next to Ross's Landing Marker and John Ross Marker. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Chattanooga TN 37401, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 1790 John Ross 1866 (here, next to this marker); Ross's Landing (within shouting distance of this marker); "Cherokee" (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Ross's Landing (about 300 feet away); Trail of Tears (about 400 feet away); Stickball / Seven Sisters (about 400 feet away); Hazen's Raid at Brown's Ferry (about 500 feet away); Ross's Landing: River Crossing and Port (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chattanooga.
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