Near Tiptonville in Lake County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 4B 25.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission marker series.
Location. 36° 26.08′ N, 89° 28.666′ W. Marker is near Tiptonville, Tennessee, in Lake County. Marker is on Tennessee Route 22, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Located in front of the Jones Chapel Church of Christ. Marker is in this post office area: Tiptonville TN 38079, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Capture of Island No. 10 (approx. 0.6 miles away); Confederate Forts & Batteries (approx. 0.6 miles away); Tiptonville Presbyterian Church (approx. 3.9 miles away); a different marker also named Capture of Island No. 10 (approx. 3.9 miles away); General Clifton Bledsoe Cates (approx. 4 miles away); a different General Clifton Bledsoe Cates (approx. 5.3 miles away); Reelfoot Lake (approx. 5.6 miles away); New Madrid Earthquake (approx. 9.6 miles away in Kentucky). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tiptonville.
Also see . . . Jones Cemetery. Page detailing the burials in the cemetery. (Submitted on April 29, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 25, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,546 times since then and 54 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 25, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.