“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”

Fayetteville, Tennessee Historical Markers

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By Lee Hattabaugh, June 12, 2010
Andrew Jackson Marker
Tennessee (Lincoln County), Fayetteville — Andrew Jackson
Mobilized his army Camp Blount Oct 1813. Erected Oct. 1913, Kings Mountain Messenger Chapter D.A.R. — Map (db m32101) HM
Tennessee (Lincoln County), Fayetteville — Bell's Route Trail of Tears Memphis-Lincoln Co.-Chattanooga
During 1837 and 1838, a forced removal plan of the native people was implemented consisting of the removal of the tribal people of Cherokee, Chickasaw, Choctaw, Creek, and Seminole.

Lieutenant Edward Deas, escorted one of the last groups to be . . . — Map (db m75213) HM

Tennessee (Lincoln County), Fayetteville — 3G 41 — Camp Blount
In September 1813 the Army of West Tennessee assembled at Camp Blount on the Elk River just north and east of these oaks. On October 7th, Major General Andrew Jackson arrived in Fayetteville to take command of the army which, included Sam Houston . . . — Map (db m31812) HM
Tennessee (Lincoln County), Fayetteville — 3G 11 — Camp Blount
Here in October, 1813, Maj. Gen. Andrew Jackson mobilized from the Tennessee militia a mounted brigade, an artillery company and an infantry division, about 3500 men, for punitive operations in Mississippi territory, now Alabama. Brig. Gen. John . . . — Map (db m31813) HM
Tennessee (Lincoln County), Fayetteville — Confederate Park
Confederate Park, the northeast corner of the courthouse yard, was deeded to the Zollicoffer-Fulton Chapter of the United Daughters of the Confederacy, by the Quarterly Court. The chapter unveiled the Confederate Monument on September 6, 1906. . . . — Map (db m32103) HM
Tennessee (Lincoln County), Fayetteville — Confederate Park Cannon
Manufactured by the Scott Foundry of Reading, Pennsylvania, in January 1865 and February 1866, these two cannons were cast as 10-inch muzzle loading smooth bore weapons. In 1876 rifled sleeves were inserted into the gun tubes reducing the barrel . . . — Map (db m32304) HM
Tennessee (Lincoln County), Fayetteville — Lincoln County in the Civil War A Confederate Stronghold
Lincoln County was a Confederate stronghold during the Civil War. Local men formed companies for the Confederate army before Tennessee seceded. In April 1861, Col. Peter B. Turney organized the 1st Confederate Infantry Regiment (first in the state) . . . — Map (db m82217) HM
Tennessee (Lincoln County), Fayetteville — Martyred
On June 15, 1864, Thomas Massey, William Pickett, and Frank Burroughs were arrested and were to be executed without trial by Union General E.A. Payne for the alleged charge of bushwhacking. Hearing of the order, John Massey, the older brother of . . . — Map (db m82218) HM
Tennessee (Lincoln County), Fayetteville — 3G40 — Pioneer (Routt - Wells) Cemetery
Immediately to the east lies an old cemetery that was established at an early date along the Great Road to Twickingham, now Huntsville, Alabama, over which General Andrew Jackson and his volunteers marched in 1813 to the Creek War. Revolutionary . . . — Map (db m30571) HM
Tennessee (Lincoln County), Fayetteville — Women of the Confederacy
To the women of the Confederacy, who kept intact the homes of the South, while the men of the South were fighting her battles, and who gave to their soldiers, their children, and their land the water of life, hope, and courage, this fountain is . . . — Map (db m35800) HM

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