Memphis in Shelby County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Josiah T. Settle
1850 - 1915
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 4E 158.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission marker series.
Location. 35° 9.009′ N, 90° 3.018′ W. Marker is in Memphis, Tennessee, in Shelby County. Marker is on Poplar Avenue 0.2 miles east of N. Main Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 112 Poplar Avenue, Memphis TN 38103, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Congregation B'Nai Israel (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Shelby County Archives and Hall of Records / Former Criminal Courts Building (about 600 feet away); Former Criminal Courts Building Casey Jones (about 600 feet away); Shelby County Courthouse (approx. 0.2 miles away); St. Mary's Catholic Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Calvary Protestant Episcopal Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Statuary at the Shelby County Courthouse (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Memphis.
Also see . . . Josiah T. Settle - Memphis History. (Submitted on May 24, 2012, by Ken Smith of Milan, Tennessee.)
Categories. • African Americans • Politics •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 22, 2012, by Ken Smith of Milan, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 478 times since then and 24 times this year. Last updated on May 3, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 22, 2012, by Ken Smith of Milan, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.