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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Humboldt

 
Clickable Map of Gibson County, Tennessee and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Gibson County, TN (20) Carroll County, TN (23) Crockett County, TN (6) Dyer County, TN (5) Madison County, TN (49) Obion County, TN (33) Weakley County, TN (6)  GibsonCounty(20) Gibson County (20)  CarrollCounty(23) Carroll County (23)  CrockettCounty(6) Crockett County (6)  DyerCounty(5) Dyer County (5)  MadisonCounty(49) Madison County (49)  ObionCounty(33) Obion County (33)  WeakleyCounty(6) Weakley County (6)
Humboldt, Tennessee and Vicinity
    Gibson County (20)
    Carroll County (23)
    Crockett County (6)
    Dyer County (5)
    Madison County (49)
    Obion County (33)
    Weakley County (6)
 
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1Tennessee (Gibson County), Humboldt — Fighting For HumboldtRaid on the Depot — Forrest's First West Tennessee Raid —
(preface) Gen. Nathan Bedford Forrest led his cavalry brigade on a raid through West Tennessee, Dec. 15, 1862—Jan 3, 1863, destroying railroads and severing Gen. Ulysses S. Grant’s supply line between Columbus, Kentucky, and . . . — Map (db m156775) HM
2Tennessee (Gibson County), Humboldt — 4B 38 — First United Methodist Church
This church is an example of Gothic Revival Architecture. The exterior of the sanctuary consists of standing buttresses, towers, a copper spire and cross, and pointed arch stained-glass windows. Transept windows were designed and installed by the . . . — Map (db m21545) HM
3Tennessee (Gibson County), Humboldt — 4B 15 — Forrest's RaidDec. 20, 1862
At Humboldt, Starnes' detachment of Forrest's Brigade captured both railroads running into the town, destroyed track, trestles and rolling stock and burned stores and munitions. Meanwhile Forrest, with the commands of Biffle (19th Tenn. Cav.) and . . . — Map (db m81553) HM
4Tennessee (Gibson County), Humboldt — 4B 21 — Samuel Cole Williams
Born on a farm near old south Gibson about 4 miles NE, he spent his boyhood in a house on this site. He attended local public schools and a private school taught by Mrs. Sharp Lannon. Later he practiced law in this city, from 1884 to 1889. A . . . — Map (db m36604) HM
 
 
  
 
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Nov. 24, 2020