“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Pulaski in Giles County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)

John Adams

John Adams Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 24, 2014
1. John Adams Marker
Inscription. Born in Nashville, July 1, 1825, he served as an officer of the First Dragoons following graduation from the Military Academy in 1846. Resigning at Secession, he rose to command a brigade in the Confederate Army of Tennessee. He was killed leading his brigade at Franklin, Nov. 30, 1864. He is buried in the cemetery 300 yards south.
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commision. (Marker Number 3F 26.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission marker series.
Location. 35° 11.714′ N, 87° 1.658′ W. Marker is in Pulaski, Tennessee, in Giles County. Marker is at the intersection of East College Street (U.S. 64) and South Sam Davis Avenue, on the right when traveling east on East College Street. Touch for map. The marker is north of Maplewood Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 333 East College Street, Pulaski TN 38478, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Sam Davis Avenue Historic District (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Edward Everett Eslick (1872-1932) (about 500 feet away); Trail of Tears (about 500 feet away); Nunahi-Duna-Dlo-Hily-I (about 500 feet away); General John Adams, CSA (about 700 feet away); The Benge Route (about 700 feet away); The Trail of Tears Interpretive Center (about 700 feet away); The Bell Route (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pulaski.
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Civil
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 7, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 336 times since then. Photo   1. submitted on July 7, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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