Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Isham G. Harris



Marker ID: THC 2E 11
Location: at the intersection of State Highway 130, and Turkey Creek Dr., Tullahoma, TN
County: Franklin
Coordinates: N 35° 19.531    W 086° 13.53
  35.32551666    -86.2255
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None
 



Text:

Born near here, 1818. Was the only governor of Confederate State of Tennessee. In congress 1849-54; elected governor, 1857-59-61. When U. S. forces captured Nashville, joined staff of Army of Tennessee for remainder of War. Fled to Mexico, 1865; returned