Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Woodlawn



Marker ID: THC 4E 8
Location: is on 3rd Street (State Highway 57), LaGrange, TN
County: Fayette
Coordinates: N 35° 2.77    W 089° 13.164
  35.04616666    -89.2194
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None
 



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This house was built in 1828 by Major Charles Michie, a veteran of the War of 1812. During the War between the States it was for a time headquarters for Maj. Gen. William Tecumseh Sherman of the Federal Army. It was also several times occupied by both si