Historic Markers Across Tennessee

Isaac Lincoln's Home

Marker ID: THC 1A 14
Location: TN 91, Carter County
County: Carter
Waymark: None


In a house in this locality lived this Revolutionary veteran, who came from Rockingham County, Va. His nephew, Thomas, and wife Nancy Hanks Lincoln, later to become the parents of Abraham Lincoln, spent the winter of 1808-09 here. Isaac died in 1816.