George Camp Sr., Green Flowers, Ephraim Perkins, Lewis Brewer, John F. Johnston-Commissioners appointed by the legislature to organize Benton County. They met for this purpose, February 7, 1836.
Erected 1986 by Sesquicentennial Committee.
Location. 36° 3.486′ N, 88° 5.832′ W. Marker is in Camden, Tennessee, in Benton County. Marker is on E. Main Street. Touch for map. The marker is located on the grounds of the Benton County Courthouse. Marker is in this post office area: Camden TN 38320, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mary Cordelia Beasley-Hudson (within shouting distance of this marker); Thomas Clark Rye (within shouting distance of this marker); Fighting on the Tennessee River (approx. 6.7 miles away); The Tennessee River in the Civil War (approx. 7.3 miles away); Old Johnsonville
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