Henderson County (039)

Historic Markers Across Tennessee

 

Henderson County was created on 1821.

The county seat is in Lexington, TN.,
and the county is 520 sq mi Square Miles in area.

The State Division number is 4 and the County Group is D.



  Click here to visit the Henderson county home page.

  FIPS Code: 47077

  Information about Henderson County, Tennessee, from Wikipedia.

  US Census Quick Facts about Henderson County.

 

There are 41 Historic Markers in Henderson County.

Battle of Parker's Crossroads ~ December 31, 1862   -    
  on the South Loop Walking Trail at stop seven, of the driving tour of Parker's Crossroads Battlefield, Wildersville, TN        

Forrest's Raid ~ Dec. 18, 1862   -   THC 4D 15
  at the intersection of East Church Street (U.S. 412) and College Lane, Lexington, TN        

Forrest's Raid ~ Dec. 18, 1862   -   THC 4D 16
  U.S. 412, Henderson County, west of Chesterfield        

Forrest's West Tennessee Raid - December 18-31, 1862   -    
  kiosk beside the North Loop Walking Trail. It is located 340 feet from the start of the trail just before where the trail splits. The marker is at Tour Stop 1 (Parkers Crossroads City Park), Tennessee Route 22, Wildersville, TN        

Henderson - Decatur County Line   -   THC 4D 7
          

Mills Darden   -   THC 4D 9
  on State Route 20 (U.S. 412) 0.1 miles west of Darden Christian Chapel Road, Darden TN        

Mills Darden   -   THC 4D 23
  at the intersection of Life Road (Tennessee Route 200) and Mills Darden Cemetery Road, Lexington, TN        

Nathan Bedford Forrest ~ July 13, 1821 - October 29, 1877   -    
  stop seven, of the driving tour of Parker's Crossroads Battlefield, Wildersville, TN        

Parker's Crossroads   -   THC 4D 14
  on Tennessee Route 22, Wildersville, TN        

Pleasant Exchange   -   THC 4D 10
  at the intersection of Tennessee Route 22 and Exchange Road, Wildersville, TN        

Red Mound   -   THC 4D 48
  on Tennessee Route 22 0.3 miles south of Expressway Church Road, Wildersville, TN        

The Battle of Parker's Crossroads   -    
  on the North Loop Walking Trail around 900 feet from the start of the trail. This marker is found where the loop trail turns east. The North Loop Walking Trail is at Tour Stop #1 (Parkers Crossroads City Park), Tennessee Route 22, Wildersville, TN        

The Battle of Parker's Crossroads   -    
  3-sided kiosk beside the North Loop Walking Trail. It is located 340 feet from the start of the trail just before where the trail splits. The marker is at Tour Stop 1 (Parkers Crossroads City Park, Wildersville, TN        

The Battle of Parker's Crossroads - A Fire Terrible In Its Intensity   -    
  North Loop Trail at Tour Stop 1, Parkers Crossroads City Park, Tennessee Route 22, Wildersville, TN        

The Battle of Parker's Crossroads - A Very Successful Campaign   -    
  the South Loop Walking Trail at stop seven, of the driving tour of Parker's Crossroads Battlefield, Tennessee Route 22, Wildersville, TN        

The Battle of Parker's Crossroads - Battlefield Overview   -    
  the South Loop Walking Trail at stop seven, of the driving tour of Parker's Crossroads Battlefield, Tennessee Route 22, Wildersville, TN        

The Battle of Parker's Crossroads - Charge Them Both Ways   -    
  North Loop Trail at Tour Stop 1, Parkers Crossroads City Park, Tennessee Route 22, Wildersville, TN        

The Battle of Parker's Crossroads - Confederate Horseholders   -    
  North Loop Trail at Tour Stop 1, Parkers Crossroads City Park, Tennessee Route 22, Wildersville, TN        

The Battle of Parker's Crossroads - Enfilading the Line   -    
  eastern extension of the South Loop Walking Trail, at Stop 7 of the Parker's Crossroads Driving Tour, Tennessee Route 22, Wildersville, TN        

The Battle of Parker's Crossroads - Flight to Safety   -    
  North Loop Trail at Tour Stop 1, Parkers Crossroads City Park, Tennessee Route 22, Wildersville, TN        

The Battle of Parker's Crossroads - Forrest's Tactics   -    
  North Loop Trail at Tour Stop 1, Parkers Crossroads City Park, Tennessee Route 22, Wildersville, TN        

The Battle of Parker's Crossroads - Fuller's Assault   -    
  the North Loop Walking Trail ½ mile from the start of the trail. The North Loop Walking Trail is at Tour Stop #1 (Parkers Crossroads City Park), Tennessee Route 22, Wildersville, TN        

The Battle of Parker's Crossroads - Give 'Em Hell   -    
  North Loop Trail at Tour Stop 1, Parkers Crossroads City Park, Tennessee Route 22, Wildersville, TN        

The Battle of Parker's Crossroads - Lt. Col. Alonzo Napier   -    
  the South Loop Walking Trail at stop seven, of the driving tour of Parker's Crossroads Battlefield, Tennessee Route 22, Wildersville, TN        

The Battle of Parker's Crossroads - Manning the Guns   -    
  on the North Loop Walking Trail 0.4 miles from the start of the trail. This marker is found halfway along on the east extension off the loop trail. The North Loop Walking Trail is at Tour Stop #1 (Parkers Crossroads City Park), Tennessee Route 22, Wilders        

The Battle of Parker's Crossroads - McPeake Cabin   -    
  the South Loop Walking Trail at stop seven, of the driving tour of Parker's Crossroads Battlefield, Tennessee Route 22, Wildersville, TN        

The Battle of Parker's Crossroads - Narrowly Avoided Defeat   -    
  20945 Tennessee 22, Wildersville, TN        

The Battle of Parker's Crossroads - Narrowly Avoided Defeat   -    
  at the Parker's Crossroads Visitor Center (Eastern National), 20945 Tennessee 22, Wildersville, TN        

The Battle of Parker's Crossroads - The Battle Begins   -    
  on the North Loop Walking Trail around 1700 feet from the start of the trail. This marker is found where the loop trail turns back toward the start. The North Loop Walking Trail is at Tour Stop #1 (Parkers Crossroads City Park), Tennessee Route 22, Wilder        

The Battle of Parker's Crossroads - The Lexington-Huntingdon Road   -    
  marker is along the South Loop Walking Trail, at Stop 7 of the Parker's Crossroads Driving Tour, Wildersville TN        

The Battle of Parker's Crossroads - The Tides of War   -    
  3-sided kiosk beside the North Loop Walking Trail. It is located 340 feet from the start of the trail just before where the trail splits. The marker is at Tour Stop 1 (Parkers Crossroads City Park, Wildersville, TN        

The Battle of Parker's Crossroads - Three Desperate Charges   -    
  at stop seven, of the driving tour of Parker's Crossroads Battlefield, Tennessee Route 22, Wildersville, TN        

The Battle of Parker's Crossroads - Tour Stop 1   -    
  at Tour Stop 1, Parkers Crossroads City Park, Tennessee Route 22, Wildersville, TN        

The Battle of Parker's Crossroads - Tour Stop 2 - Hicks Field   -    
  on Cecil Walls Road 1.2 miles north of Rock Springs Road, Yuma, TN        

The Battle of Parker's Crossroads - Tour Stop 3   -    
  at stop three, of the driving tour of Parkers Crossroads Battlefield, near the First Bank at 84 Wildersville Road, Wildersville, TN        

The Battle of Parker's Crossroads - Tour Stop 4 - Jones Cemetery and the Old Dug Well   -    
  on the access road to the Old Jones Cemetery beside a parking strip for about 10 cars, Wildersville, TN        

The Battle of Parker's Crossroads - Tour Stop 5 - Capture of the Wagons and Attack on Dunham's Rear   -    
  Expressway Church Road 0.8 miles west of Wildersville Road, Wildersville, TN        

The Battle of Parker's Crossroads - Tour Stop 6 - Red Mound   -    
  can be reached from Tennessee Route 22 0.4 miles south of Expressway Church Road, Wildersville, TN        

The Battle of Parker's Crossroads - Tour Stop 7   -    
  the South Loop Walking Trail at stop seven, of the driving tour of Parker's Crossroads Battlefield, Tennessee Route 22, Wildersville, TN        

The Battle of Parker's Crossroads - Union and Confederate Forces   -    
  Tour Stop 1 of the Parker's Crossroads Driving Tour of Parker's Crossroads Battlefield, Tennessee Route 22, Wildersville, TN        

The Battle of Parker's Crossroads - Union Wagon Train   -    
  on the South Loop Trail about one half mile from its start at the Tour Stop 7 parking lot, Wildersville TN        

 

M  - The marker is missing.
R  - The marker has been removed.