Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
 
 

Sequatchie County Tennessee Historical Markers

 
Old Madison Marker image, Touch for more information
By Lee Hattabaugh, July 8, 2012
Old Madison Marker
Tennessee (Sequatchie County), Dunlap — 2B 22 — Old Madison
The first county seat of Bledsoe Co., was here. Buildings included a log jail on the hillock to the southeast. Members of its first court were Jno. Tollet, Jno. Narramore, Jesse McKinney, Michael Rawlings, Jos. Hoge, Jas. Standiver, Timothy Hixon, . . . — Map (db m57955) HM
Tennessee (Sequatchie County), Dunlap — Thunder in the ValleyCivil War in Sequatchie County
The outbreak of the war divided Sequatchie County families, and local men served on both sides of the conflict. Union and Confederate armies marched through the county, civilian law broke down, and marauders used the conflict as an excuse to rob, . . . — Map (db m85541) HM
Tennessee (Sequatchie County), Dunlap — 2A18 — Wheeler's RaidOCT. 2, 1863
This road, then part of the Anderson Turnpike, was used by Federal wagon trains between the base at Bridgeport, Ala., and the besieged army in Chattanooga. West of here, Maj. Gen. Joseph Wheeler, raiding northwestward with his cavalry, intercepted a . . . — Map (db m41147) HM

3 markers matched your search criteria.  
  
  
 
Paid Advertisement We are suspending Amazon.com advertising until they remove an ad for a certain book from circulation. A word in the book’s title has given rise to number of complaints. The word is inappropriate in school classroom settings.