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Fowlkes in Dyer County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

William Nash

 
 
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By Ken Smith, June 10, 2012
1. William Nash Marker
Inscription. About five miles southeast, in the family cemetery, is buried this veteran of the Revolutionary War. Born in Botetourt Co., Va., in 1763, he later moved to Guilford County, N.C., where he enlisted at the age of 18, serving under Generals Gates, Rutherford and Caswell. He died in Dyer County in 1834.
 
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 4 B 19.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission marker series.
 
Location. 35° 57.829′ N, 89° 19.261′ W. Marker is in Fowlkes, Tennessee, in Dyer County. Marker is at the intersection of Old Highway 20 (Tennessee Route 210) and Bonicord Road Extension, on the right when traveling east on Old Highway 20. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Dyersburg TN 38024, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 17 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Dyer County / Lauderdale County (approx. 5 miles away); Mrs. Rosa M. Parks (approx. 5.2 miles away); Otho French Strahl (approx. 5.7 miles away); Dyer County in the War (approx. 6 miles away); Key Corner
William Nash Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ken Smith, June 10, 2012
2. William Nash Marker
(approx. 6.3 miles away); Dyersburg Army Airfield (approx. 7 miles away); Thomas Conyers, Sr. (approx. 10.4 miles away); Robert H. White, Ph. D. (approx. 16.8 miles away).
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismSettlements & SettlersWar, US Revolutionary
 
William Nash Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ken Smith, June 10, 2012
3. William Nash Marker
William Nash Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ken Smith, June 10, 2012
4. William Nash Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 12, 2012, by Ken Smith of Milan, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 742 times since then and 65 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 12, 2012, by Ken Smith of Milan, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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