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Jackson in Madison County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Riverside Cemetery

 
 
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By Ken Smith, January 22, 2012
1. Riverside Cemetery Marker
Inscription. Established in 1830, many of the region's pioneers are buried here. Included are veterans of all wars from the Revolution to World War II. In two sections lie unnamed Confederate soldiers who participated in the defense of Jackson during the War Between the States, 1861 - 65.
 
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 4D 33.)
 
Location. 35° 36.709′ N, 88° 49.536′ W. Marker is in Jackson, Tennessee, in Madison County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Riveside Drive (Tennessee Route 8183) and Bates Street & Sycamore Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 411 Riverside Drive, Jackson TN 38301, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Andersons & Claytons Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Monroe Dunaway Anderson 1873-1939 / Anderson, Clayton & Company (approx. 0.4 miles away); Camp Beauregard (approx. 0.4 miles away); David Crockett (approx. 0.4 miles away); First United Methodist Church (approx. half a mile away); Butler Race Track c. 1825 / Memphis Conference Female Institute 1843-1923
Riverside Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ken Smith, January 22, 2012
2. Riverside Cemetery Marker
Here Sleep the Founders of Jackson
(approx. 0.6 miles away); Jackson Spoke Here (approx. 0.8 miles away); Lambuth College (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jackson.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesSettlements & SettlersWar, US CivilWar, World II
 
Riverside Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Ken Smith, January 22, 2012
3. Riverside Cemetery
Riverside Cemetery Established 1830.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 25, 2012, by Ken Smith of Milan, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 508 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 25, 2012, by Ken Smith of Milan, Tennessee. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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