Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Tipton-Haynes Historical Site



Marker ID: THC 1A 111
Location: 2615 S Roan St, Johnson City, TN
County: Washington
Coordinates: N 36° 17.738    W 082° 19.921
  36.29563333    -82.33201666
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM5RC6
 



Text:

Site of the home occupied by John Tipton, a Revolutionary War officer, legislator, and opponent of the State of Franklin. A skirmish between supports and opponents of Franklin was fought here in February 27-29, 1788. The house was later owned by John Tipton, Jr., a soldier and legislator, and Confederate senator.

Tennessee Historical Commission