Near Pikeville in Bledsoe County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Rhea County / Bledsoe County
Captain in the Colonial Army from Virginia, major in the Revolutionary Army and a colonel of Tennessee militia. One of the first settlers of Sumner County, he was killed near his home by Indians in 1789.
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 2B8.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission marker series.
Location. 35° 34.194′ N, 85° 6.481′ W. Marker is near Pikeville, Tennessee, in Bledsoe County. Marker is at the intersection of Dayton Mountain Highway (State Highway 30) and Walker Road, on the right when traveling Touch for map. Marker is located at the county line, adjacent to the Bledsoe County road sign. Marker is in this post office area: Pikeville TN 37367, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bledsoe County (approx. 5.2 miles away); Pikeville During the Civil War (approx. 5.2 miles away); James Beriah Frazier (approx. 5.3 miles away); Gov. James B. Frazier (approx. 5.3 miles away); Bragg Invades Kentucky (approx. 5½ miles away); William Jennings Bryan (approx. 7½ miles away); The Scopes Trial (approx. 7½ miles away); Rhea County Veteran's Memorial (approx. 7½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pikeville.
Also see . . .
1. Wikipedia - Bledsoe County. (Submitted on March 6, 2013, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama.)
2. Wikipedia - Rhea County. (Submitted on March 6, 2013, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama.)
Categories. • Politics • Settlements & Settlers • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 6, 2013, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. This page has been viewed 477 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on March 6, 2013, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.