Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Bradley - McMinn County Line



Marker ID: THC 2A 2
Location:
County: Bradley
Coordinates:   
Waymark: None
 



Text:

Bradley County
Established 1836; named in honor of

Col. Edward Bradley


of Shelby County, Colonel of Hale's Regiment; later Colonel of the 15th Regiment of Tennessee Volunteers (Bradley's) in the War of 1812.

McMinn County
Established 1819; named in honor of

Joseph McMinn.


Member of State Constitutional Convention, 1796, Speaker of the State Senate, 1805-09, Governor of Tennessee, 1815-21.

Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission.