1760-1816Born in Bertie County, North Carolina, Walton fought in the Revolution for that state. He settled in the Cumberland country in 1784. Walton served in the legislatures of North Carolina and Tennessee and as a Smith County magistrate. He built Walton's Road in 1801 and operated stands along its route. Countless settlers traveled this road en route to middle and West Tennessee.
|Marker Number||3B 42|
|Placed By||Tennessee Historical Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, September 10th, 2014 at 2:17am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 594135 N 4012330|
|Decimal Degrees||36.25130000, -85.95221667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 36° 15.078', W 85° 57.133'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||36° 15' 4.68" N, 85° 57' 7.98" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 200-208 Main St N, Carthage TN 37030, US|
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