Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Tipton - Haynes Cemetery



Marker ID: THC 1A 112
Location: On Arroyo Dr., Johnson City, TN
County: Washington
Coordinates: N 36° 17.851    W 082° 20.170
  36.29751666    -82.33616666
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM6HV2
 



Text:

This cemetery contains the remains of Revolutionary War soldier and legislator John Tipton (1730-1813) and his second wife, Martha Denton Moore. Also buried here are newspaper publisher Lawson Gifford (1810-1879) his wife, Mary Taylor Haynes (1818-1904) and some of their descendants. This cemetery is part of Tipton-Haynes Historic Site.

Tennessee Historical Commission