Historic Markers Across Tennessee

Mary Noailles Murfree ~ 1850-1922

Marker ID: THC 2E 42
Location: at the intersection of Tennessee Route 56 and Dahlgron Street, Beersheba Springs, TN
County: Grundy
Coordinates: N 35° 27.905    W 085° 39.38
  35.46508333    -85.65633333
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM2AEX


Described as "Tennessee's foremost woman writer of fiction." she used the pen name Charles Egbert Craddock for over thirty years. The Tennesee mountains and the Civil War were used as the settings for her novels and short stories, and she gathered materi