Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Claiborne - Grainger County Line



Marker ID: THC 1D 5
Location:
County: Claiborne
Coordinates:   
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None
 



Text:

Union County

Established 1850;


it gets its name from the strong sentiment of the people in the region for the preservation of the Federal Union.

Grainger County
Established 1796; named in honor of

Mary Grainger.


Later Mrs. William Blount, official first lady of the Southwest Territory, 1791-1796.


Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission