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Bartlett in Shelby County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Davies Manor

 
 
Davies Manor Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 21, 2014
1. Davies Manor Marker
Inscription. Built near Old Stage Road about 1807, occupied by Logan Early Davies, James Baxter Davies & their descendants for over a century. Named for Zachariah Davies, soldier of the American Revolution. In the path of both armies, 1861-65, it was the scene of a dramatic episode between Frances Anna Vaughn Davies and a Union forager in 1863.
 
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commision. (Marker Number 4E 23.)
 
Location. 35° 13.098′ N, 89° 45.036′ W. Marker is in Bartlett, Tennessee, in Shelby County. Marker is on Davies Plantation Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Memphis TN 38133, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pleasant Hill Cemetery (approx. 2.9 miles away); Chambers Chapel United Methodist Church / Chambers Chapel Cemetery (approx. 2.9 miles away); Grey's Creek Baptist Church (approx. 4 miles away); Old Stagecoach Inn (approx. 4 miles away); Oak Grove Baptist Church (approx. 4 miles away); Warren Chapel Pisgah Cemetery (approx. 4.5 miles away); St. Ann Catholic Church (approx. 5.4 miles away); Memphis's Civil War Sites (approx. 5.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bartlett.
 
Categories. Settlements & SettlersWar, US CivilWar, US Revolutionary
 
Davies Manor image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 21, 2014
2. Davies Manor
Davies Manor Historic Landmark image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 21, 2014
3. Davies Manor Historic Landmark
Davies Manor entrance to the Manor image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 21, 2014
4. Davies Manor entrance to the Manor
Davies Manor-National Register of Historic Places-1975 image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 21, 2014
5. Davies Manor-National Register of Historic Places-1975
Davies Manor has been placed on The National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the Interior upon nomination by the State Historic Preservation Officer under the provisions of the National Historic Preservation act of 1966. Certified on March 19, 1975 by the Tennessee Historical Commission-marker placed by Zachariah Davies Chapter NS.DAR, Old Stage Road Society NS. SAR, Davieshire Brunswick Tennessee October 23, 1975.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 26, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 310 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on June 26, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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