Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Madison - Henderson County Line



Marker ID: THC 4D 8
Location:
County: Madison
Coordinates:   
Waymark: None
 



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Madison County

Established 1821; named in honor of

James Madison.


Fourth President of the United States.



Henderson County

Established 1821; named in honor of

Col. James Henderson.


Commander of Tennessee troops in the fighting before New Orleans. He was also a staff officer to Gen. Andrew Jackson on the Natchez Expedition, 1812-13.

Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission