Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Neill S. Brown



Marker ID: THC 3F 4
Location: on Elkton Pike (U.S. 31) north of Newman Road, Elkton, TN
County: Giles
Coordinates: N 35° 5.283    W 086° 55.75
  35.08805    -86.92916666
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None
 



Text:

Three miles N.E. Neill S. Brown was born April 18, 1810. Veteran of Seminole War, in 1837 became member of State Legislature; in 1847, Governor of Tennessee. In 1850 he was U.S. Minister to Russia and 1870 member of the State Constitutional Convention. He died in 1886.

Tennessee Historical Commission



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