Nashville in Davidson County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Felix K. Zollicoffer
Ante-bellum newspaper editor and Brigadier General in Confederate Army. Killed at battle of Fishing Creek, Kentucky, January 19, 1862. He was first Confederate general killed in the West.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • War, US Civil. A significant historical date for this entry is January 19, 1862.
Location. 36° 8.805′ N, 86° 46.177′ W. Marker is in Nashville, Tennessee, in Davidson County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of 4th Avenue South and Oak Street, on the right when traveling south. Located in Nashville City Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1001 4th Ave S, Nashville TN 37203, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Major Henry M. Rutledge (a few steps from this marker); William Driver (a few steps from this marker); Gen. Sam G. Smith (within shouting distance of this marker); Richard S. Ewell (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); William Carroll (about 400 feet away); City Cemetery (about 700 feet away); Erected November 21, 1909In Memory of the Confederate Soldiers Who Were Buried in the City Cemetery (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Nashville.
Credits. This page was last revised on September 2, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 28, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 346 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 28, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.