Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Humphreys - Dickson County Line



Marker ID: THC 3E 1
Location:
County: Humphreys
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Waymark: None
 



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Humphreys County
Established 1809; named in honor of

Parry W. Humphreys.


Judge, Superior Court of Law and Equity, 1807-09; Circuit Judge, Fifth District, Law and Equity, 1809-12 and 1818-36; Member of Congress.

Dickson County
Established 1803; named in honor of

Dr. William Dickson,


a Nashville physician. Speaker of House of Representatives; Tennessee Legislature, 1799-1801. Member of Congress, 1801-1807.

Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission.