Forrest Boyhood Home

Forrest Boyhood Home (HM1F2O)

Location: Chapel Hill, TN 37034 Marshall County
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Country: United States of America
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N 35° 38.292', W 86° 45.459'

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On land that was originally a Revolutionary War land grant, William and Mariam Beck Forrest purchased a two story log cabin and 180 acres one half mile east. The Forrest family moved to Mississippi in 1833. In 1861 their oldest son, Nathan Bedford, joined The Army of the Confederate States of America. In four years of war, this middle-aged man rose from the rank of private to lieutenant general and re-wrote the book on warfare. Gen. Nathan Bedford Forrest's tactics and campaigns are studied throughout the world today.
HM NumberHM1F2O
Year Placed2005
Placed ByThe Tennessee Society, MOSB
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Date Added Saturday, October 4th, 2014 at 3:09pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 521941 N 3943847
Decimal Degrees35.63820000, -86.75765000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 38.292', W 86° 45.459'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 38' 17.52" N, 86° 45' 27.54" W
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Area Code(s)931
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 4439 Pyles Rd, Chapel Hill TN 37034, US
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