Historic Markers Across Tennessee

Captain James Bradley ~ 1763 - 1830

Marker ID: THC 3B 39
Location: TN 25, Smith County
County: Smith
Waymark: None


Bradley was born in Caswell County, North Carolina, and settled in this area in 1798. He served at the siege of Charleston, South Carolina, during the Revolutionary War, and in February 1812 he volunteered for service under General James Winchester. Oaklawn, Bradley's two-story brick house, is located .4 mile south.