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Waverly in Humphreys County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Reynoldsburg

 
 
Reynoldsburg Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ken Smith, August 6, 2011
1. Reynoldsburg Marker
Inscription. Six miles northwest, where Dry Creek enters the Tennessee River, this town was first settled from 1800 to 1805. In 1812, it became the county seat of Humphreys County, with the first court meeting in the home of Samuel Parker on Trace Creek. The Memphis-Nashville stage line ran through here. In 1837, the county seat moved to Waverly.
 
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 3E 10.)
 
Location. 36° 4.981′ N, 87° 47.66′ W. Marker is in Waverly, Tennessee, in Humphreys County. Marker is at the intersection of South Church Street (Tennessee Route 13) and West Main Street, on the right when traveling south on South Church Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Waverly TN 37185, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Court House Bell (within shouting distance of this marker); Battle of Johnsonville (within shouting distance of this marker); Humphreys County (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fort Hill (about 300 feet away); Welcome to Fort Waverly & The Humphreys County and Civil War Museum
Reynoldsburg Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ken Smith, August 6, 2011
2. Reynoldsburg Marker
(approx. 0.2 miles away); Fort Hill at Waverly (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hurricane Mills (approx. 7.8 miles away); Home Place of Loretta Lynn (approx. 7.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Waverly.
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 13, 2012, by Ken Smith of Milan, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 368 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 13, 2012, by Ken Smith of Milan, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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