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Marshall County Tennessee Historical Markers

 
Forrest Boyhood Home Marker image, Touch for more information
By Lee Hattabaugh, June 21, 2014
Forrest Boyhood Home Marker
Tennessee (Marshall County), Chapel Hill — Forrest Boyhood Home1830-1833
On land that was originally a Revolutionary War land grant, William and Mariam Beck Forrest purchased a two story log cabin and 180 acres one half mile east. The Forrest family moved to Mississippi in 1833. In 1861 their oldest son, Nathan Bedford, . . . — Map (db m74666) HM
Tennessee (Marshall County), Chapel Hill — Freeman's BatteryCommanded by Samuel L Freeman — General Nathan Bedford Forrest's 1st Artillery Captain
Freeman's Battery under the command of Captain Samuel L. Freeman, served with General Forrest from October 9, 1862 until April 10, 1863. On that day, while advancing toward Franklin, Tennessee on the Lewisburg Pike, General Forrest's command was . . . — Map (db m74668) HM
Tennessee (Marshall County), Cornersville — 2 F 5 — Giles County
Established 1809: named in honor of Senator William B. Giles of Virginia. One of the strongest advocates for the admission of Tennessee to the Union; he served in U.S. Senate from 1804 to 1815 and was Governor of Virginia, 1827-30. — Map (db m75137) HM

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