Greene County / Hawkins County

Greene County / Hawkins County (HMF8I)

Location: Greeneville, TN 37743 Greene County
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N 36° 9.629', W 82° 49.977'

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Greene County

Established 1783
named in honor of Nathanael Greene
Major General in the Revolutionary Army. After fighting at Trenton, the Brandywine & Germantown, and serving at Valley Forge, he became Quarter-master General of the Army. He later took command of the Army in the South, where his brilliant handling helped to bring about the end of the War.

Hawkins County

Established 1786
named in honor of Benjamin Hawkins
Member of Continental Congress from North Carolina. U.S. Senator from North Carolina. 1789-95. Signed Deed of Cession, conveying Southwest Territory (which is now the State of Tennessee) to Federal Government.
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HM NumberHMF8I
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Marker Number1C 7
Placed ByTennessee Historical Commission
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Date Added Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 at 6:06pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 335127 N 4003305
Decimal Degrees36.16048333, -82.83295000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 36° 9.629', W 82° 49.977'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds36° 9' 37.74" N, 82° 49' 58.62" W
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Area Code(s)423
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 101-107 W McKee St, Greeneville TN 37743, US
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