Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Hezekiah Hamblen



Marker ID: THC 1B 19
Location: on Lee Hwy. (US 11) north of Cardinal Dr., Rogersville, TN
County: Hawkins
Coordinates: N 36° 22.913    W 083° 04.821
  36.38188333    -83.08035
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM68Q3
 



Text:

One-half mile west is buried this pioneer, born in Prince Edward County, Virginia, in 1775. Arriving in 1778, he later became a surveyor and was also a prominent magistrate. Hamblen County is named for him. He died in 1855.

Tennessee Historical Commission