Henning in Lauderdale County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Alex Haley's Boyhood Home
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 4E 71.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission marker series.
Location. 35° 40.396′ N, 89° 34.569′ W. Marker is in Henning, Tennessee, in Lauderdale County. Marker is at the intersection of South Church Street and Haley Avenue, on the right when traveling south on South Church Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 200 South Church Street, Henning TN 38041, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fort Pillow (approx. 0.6 miles away); Tipton County in the Civil War (approx. 8½ miles away); Tipton County Confederate Monument Thomas Goode (approx. 8.7 miles away); Cadmus Marcellus Wilcox (approx. 8.7 miles away); Charles B. Simonton (approx. 9 miles away); General Jacob Tipton (approx. 9 miles away); The Site of Byars-Hall High School (approx. 9 miles away).
Also see . . . Alex Haley House Museum. The museum web site provides details of the house and Haley's life. (Submitted on September 13, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • African Americans •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 13, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,836 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 13, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.