Benton in Polk County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 2A10.)
Location. 35° 9.87′ N, 84° 40.733′ W. Marker is in Benton, Tennessee, in Polk County. Marker is on Old Tennessee Route 411 half a mile north of Hwy 411, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located at Nancy Ward Gravesite State Park. Marker is in this post office area: Benton TN 37307, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Charleston on the Hiwassee (approx. 9.4 miles away); The Henegar House (approx. 9.5 miles away); "Chief Jack" Walker (approx. 9.8 miles away); Joseph McMinn (approx. 10.1 miles away); Lee College (approx. 10.9 miles away); Cleveland During the Civil War (approx. 11 miles away); Oak Grove Male Academy (approx. 11.3 miles away); McNair's Stand (approx. 11.5 miles away).
Also see . . . Nancy Ward - Wikipedia. (Submitted on January 8, 2015, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Colonial Era • Native Americans •
Credits. This page was last revised on March 23, 2017. This page originally submitted on January 7, 2015, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 376 times since then and 64 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on January 7, 2015, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. 2. submitted on March 21, 2017, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. 3, 4. submitted on January 7, 2015, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. 5, 6. submitted on March 21, 2017, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. 7. submitted on January 7, 2015, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.