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Sparta in White County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Joseph Kerr Monument

 
 
Joseph Kerr Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 26, 2013
1. Joseph Kerr Monument Marker
Inscription. This historical monument honors Joseph Kerr hero of the battle of Kings Mountain who lived and died in White County and those soldiers who fought in the American Revolution and who also made their home in White County
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Erected with deep pride and profound gratitude by the Lions Club of Sparta and Doyle, the American Revolution Bicentennial Commission and the Tennessee American Revolution Bicentennial Commission 1976
 
Location. 35° 55.543′ N, 85° 27.859′ W. Marker is in Sparta, Tennessee, in White County. Marker is at the intersection of Liberty Square and North Main Street (TN84) on Liberty Square. Touch for map. The marker is on the lawn of the White County Courthouse. Marker is in this post office area: Sparta TN 38583, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Double Eagle Memorial (here, next to this marker); POW*MIA Monument (here, next to this marker); White County (a few steps from this marker); White County Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); The War Around Sparta (within shouting distance of this marker); Lester Flatt (approx.
Joseph Kerr Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 26, 2013
2. Joseph Kerr Monument Marker
0.4 miles away); George Gibbs Dibrell (approx. half a mile away); Bragg Invades Kentucky (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sparta.
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 30, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 29, 2017, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 49 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 29, 2017, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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