Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Hamblen - Grainger County Line



Marker ID: THC 1B 39
Location:
County: Hamblen
Coordinates:   
Waymark: None
 



Text:

Hamblen County
Established 1870; named in honor of

Hezekiah Hamblen


of Hawkins County.

Grainger County
Established 1796; named in honor of

Mary Grainger.


Later Mrs. William Blount, official first lady of the Southwest Territory

Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission.