Historic Markers Across Tennessee

Abraham Hannaniah Lincoln

Marker ID: THC 2D 28
Location: Hwy 53 between Celina and Gainesboro TN.
County: Jackson
Coordinates: N 36° 28.383    W 085° 34.837
  36.47305    -85.58061666
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WMB0QP


Abraham Hannaniah Lincoln officer in the Revolutionary War and grandfather of the sixteenth President of the United States, operated a saltpeter works near here in Seven Sisters Bluffs. In 1814, he was killed by Indians and was buried in Tall Cedars Cemetery on the Lynn Farm, one mile north-east of this site.

Tennessee Historical Commission