“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Randolph, Tennessee

Clickable Map of Tipton County, Tennessee and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Tipton County, TN (34) Fayette County, TN (18) Haywood County, TN (46) Lauderdale County, TN (19) Shelby County, TN (486) Crittenden County, AR (18) Mississippi County, AR (51)  TiptonCounty(34) Tipton County (34)  FayetteCounty(18) Fayette County (18)  HaywoodCounty(46) Haywood County (46)  LauderdaleCounty(19) Lauderdale County (19)  ShelbyCounty(486) Shelby County (486)  CrittendenCountyArkansas(18) Crittenden County (18)  MississippiCounty(51) Mississippi County (51)
Covington is the county seat for Tipton County
Randolph is in Tipton County
      Tipton County (34)  
      Fayette County (18)  
      Haywood County (46)  
      Lauderdale County (19)  
      Shelby County (486)  
      Crittenden County, Arkansas (18)  
      Mississippi County, Arkansas (51)  
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1 Tennessee, Tipton County, Randolph — Fort Wright, C.S.A.April 24, 1861—June 5, 1862
Lincolns call for troops to invade the south prompted Gov. Isham G. Harris to send Tennessee militia here to defend the Mississippi valley. During the next two years, 6,000 Confederate volunteers camped on these bluffs, drilling and . . . Map (db m102393) HM WM
2 Tennessee, Tipton County, Randolph — Randolph
Randolph was Memphis' early rival for commercial supremacy and was the state's biggest western shipping point in 1830. Gen. Nathan B. Forrest trained here. The powder magazine at Fort Wright remains as testimony to Randolph's participation in the . . . Map (db m74749) HM
3 Tennessee, Tipton County, Randolph — Randolph United Methodist Church
Randolph was settled in the early 1800's and became a large river port. Rev. Samuel R. Davidson was appointed the first pastor by the Tennessee Conference in 1834. A congregation formed and built a church. During the Civil War the town was burned. . . . Map (db m74751) HM
4 Tennessee, Tipton County, Randolph — Twin DefensesForts Randolph and Wright
The village of Randolph played a significant early role in the Confederate defense of the Mississippi River. Here in April 1861, the state built training camps for the Provisional Army of Tennessee that Gov. Isham G. Harris had established. As part . . . Map (db m74747) HM
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May. 29, 2023