Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Hamilton - Bradley County Line



Marker ID: THC 2A 1
Location:
County: Hamilton
Coordinates:   
Waymark: None
 



Text:

Hamilton County
Established 1819; named in honor of

Alexander Hamilton,


who served with distinction in the Revolutionary War; Member of Constitutional Convention 1787. Secretary of the Treasury under President Washington, 1789-95.

Bradley County
Established 1836; named in honor of

Col. Edward Bradley


of Shelby County, Colonel of Hale's Regiment; later Colonel of the 15th Regiment of Tennessee Volunteers (Bradley's) in the War of 1812.

Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission.