Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Bledsoe County



Marker ID:  
Location: 3150 Main Street, Pikeville, TN
County: Bledsoe
Coordinates: N 35° 36.359    W 085° 11.317
  35.60598333    -85.18861666
Style: Mounted **
Waymark: None
 



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Bledsoe County


Established 1807. Named for Anthony Bledsoe. Born 1733. Died July 20, 1788. Captain in the Colonial Army from Virginia. Major in the Revolutionary Army, Colonel in the Tennessee Militia. This marker is erected by the Volunteer Chapter, U.S.D. of 1812. 1969