Historic Markers Across Tennessee

Henderson’s Station

Marker ID: THC 1C 24
Location: at the intersection of Andrew Johnson Highway (U.S. 321) and Ripley Island Road, Greeneville, TN
County: Greene
Coordinates: N 36° 11.246    W 082° 44.179
  36.18743333    -82.73631666
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM52J6


About 1 mi. N., now the village of Afton, Anthony Moore settled on Sinking Creek in 1778; his daughter was the first white child born hereabouts. Daniel Kennedy came in 1779, fought at King’s Mountain and was Greene County’s first court clerk. A fort for