Covington in Tipton County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Augustus Hill Garland
(1832 - 1899)
Erected by Western Tennessee Historical Society.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Government & Politics. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #22 and #24 Grover Cleveland series list. A significant historical month for this entry is June 1824.
Location. 35° 33.532′ N, 89° 39.211′ W. Marker is in Covington, Tennessee, in Tipton County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 51 and Garland AvenueTouch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 675 TN 51 S, Covington TN 38019, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. General Jacob Tipton (approx. ¼ mile away); The Site of Byars-Hall High School (approx. ¼ mile away); Charles B. Simonton (approx. 0.3 miles away); Cadmus Marcellus Wilcox (approx. 0.3 miles away); Thomas Goode (approx. 0.4 miles away); Joe Brown Bivouac, U.C.V. (approx. 0.4 miles away); Last Speech of General Nathan Bedford Forrest (approx. half a mile away); Tipton County Confederate Monument (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Covington.
Credits. This page was last revised on December 17, 2019. It was originally submitted on February 9, 2013, by Judith Barber of Marietta, Georgia. This page has been viewed 443 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 9, 2013, by Judith Barber of Marietta, Georgia. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.