Historic Markers Across Tennessee

Confederate Cemetery

Marker ID: THC 
Location: on Confederate Cemetery Road 0.1 miles west of Grossburg Road (Tennessee Highway 64), Beechgrove, TN
County: Coffee
Coordinates: N 35° 37.576    W 086° 14.5
  35.62626666    -86.24166666
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WMH1M


Originally the site of a pioneer cemetery, many early residents are buried here. In 1866, returned Confederate soldiers, under the leadership of Maj. William Hume and David Lawrence, collected and reinterred here the bodies of soldiers who fell at isolate