Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Tipton - Haywood County Line



Marker ID: THC 4D 2
Location:
County: Tipton
Coordinates:   
Waymark: None
 



Text:

Tipton County
Established 1823; named in honor of
Jacob Tipton.


Raised a company for defense of the Northwest Territory against the Indians. Killed while leading an attack on Nov. 4, 1791.


Haywood County
Established 1823; named in honor of
Judge John Haywood.


Judge on the Supreme Court of Errors and Appeals, 1816-1826; known as "The Father of Tennessee History."

Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission