Historic Markers Across Tennessee



John Ruch



Marker ID: THC 2E 20
Location: on U.S. 64, Belvidere, TN
County: Franklin
Coordinates: N 35° 7.079    W 086° 12.09
  35.11798333    -86.2015
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None
 



Text:

Lived here. He came to Franklin Co. in 1872 from Ohio. In 1892, with the aid of J. B. Killebrew, agricultural agent of the N. C. & St. L. RR. and former State Commissioner of Agriculture, he imported from France the first crimson clover seed, thereby fou