Joseph W. Byrns

Joseph W. Byrns (HM1ARN)

Location: Cedar Hill, TN 37032 Robertson County
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N 36° 33.917', W 87° 1.45'

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Joseph Wellington Byrns was born in 1869 in a small cabin near Cedar Hill. A graduate of the Law Department of Vanderbilt University, he served in both chambers of the Tennessee General Assembly. Elected to the United States House of Representatives, he represented this area in Congress for 27 years. At the time of his June 4, 1936 death, Byrns was Speaker of the House of Representatives. Later, the Robertson County School Board named Jo Byrns school in his honor.
Marker Number3C 67
Placed ByTennessee Historical Commission
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Date Added Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 at 9:30pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 497837 N 4046649
Decimal Degrees36.56528333, -87.02416667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 36° 33.917', W 87° 1.45'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds36° 33' 55.02" N, 87° 1' 27.00" W
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Area Code(s)615
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 7008 Hwy 41 N, Cedar Hill TN 37032, US
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