Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Captain Samuel Handly



Marker ID: THC 2E 77
Location: at the intersection of U.S. 64 and Kasserman Road, Winchester, TN
County: Franklin
Coordinates: N 35° 8.369    W 086° 10.4
  35.13948333    -86.17333333
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None
 



Text:

Capt. Samuel Handly fought in the Indian Wars of the 1770's and in the Battle of King's Mountain in 1780. Indians captured him in a battle at Crab Orchard and released him after negotiations with Gov. William Blount. Handly was a member of Tennessee Const