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Clarksville in Montgomery County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Valentine Sevier, Memorial

 
 
Valentine Sevier, Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, August 31, 2015
1. Valentine Sevier, Memorial
Inscription.
Col. Valentine Sevier, defender of the early
settlers of this community, on July 11, 1792
purchased from George Cook, for the sum of
100 pounds, 640 acres, lying between this
point and Cumberland and Red Rivers,
known as Red Paint Hill, hunting ground
of the Cherokee Indians, it became
the site of Sevier Station.

 
Erected 1936 by the Captain Wm. Edmiston Chapter D.A.R.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 36° 32.613′ N, 87° 22.458′ W. Marker is in Clarksville, Tennessee, in Montgomery County. Marker is on Walker Street 0.1 miles south of Providence Boulevard (Alternate U.S. 41), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 305 Walker Street, Clarksville TN 37042, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Sevier Station (here, next to this marker); Valentine Sevier Station (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fort Defiance (about 700 feet away); Fort Defiance Interpretive Center (approx.
Valentine Sevier, Memorial Marker (Rear) image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, August 31, 2015
2. Valentine Sevier, Memorial Marker (Rear)
This stone is a replacement of the 1936 memorial.
0.2 miles away); Building Fort Sevier (Defiance) (approx. 0.2 miles away); Forts Versus Ironclads (approx. 0.2 miles away); Bringing the War to Clarksville (approx. 0.2 miles away); Life as a Garrisoned Union Soldier (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Clarksville.
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker.
 
Also see . . .  Wikipedia article on Valentine Sevier. (Submitted on September 26, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
Categories. Colonial EraNative AmericansSettlements & SettlersWaterways & Vessels
 
Former 1936 Valentine Sevier Memorial image. Click for full size.
By City-Data, 1936
3. Former 1936 Valentine Sevier Memorial
Memorial, Sevier Station & another marker. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, August 31, 2015
4. Memorial, Sevier Station & another marker.
Sevier Station image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, August 31, 2015
5. Sevier Station
Valentine Sevier image. Click for full size.
By Find-A-Grave
6. Valentine Sevier
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 26, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 176 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on September 26, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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