1800-1871Born in Iredell County, North Carolina, Bills settled in Bolivar, or Hatchie Town, as it was then called, in 1821. A successful merchant, planter, real estate operator and politician, he was also an extensive traveler and a diarist. Bills purchased this house, The Pillars, and lived here until his death. He served as chairman of the county court for forty-eight years and as Bolivar's postmaster.
|Marker Number||4C 28|
|Placed By||Tennessee Historical Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, June 29th, 2015 at 10:04am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 319040 N 3902971|
|Decimal Degrees||35.25351667, -88.98910000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 35° 15.211', W 88° 59.346'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||35° 15' 12.66" N, 88° 59' 20.76" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling South|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 300-398 S Washington St, Bolivar TN 38008, US|
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