Captain Samuel Handly

Captain Samuel Handly (HMHDW)

Location: Belvidere, TN 37306 Franklin County
Country: United States of America

N 35° 8.369', W 86° 10.4'

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Capt. Samuel Handly fought in the Indian Wars of the 1770's and in the Battle of King's Mountain in 1780. Indians captured him in a battle at Crab Orchard and released him after negotiations with Gov. William Blount. Handly was a member of Tennessee Constitutional Convention of 1796, and was a member of the state legislature representing Franklin Co. He is buried three tenths of a mile west of here.
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HM NumberHMHDW
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Marker Number2E 77
Placed ByTennessee Historical Commission
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Date Added Saturday, September 27th, 2014 at 5:39am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 575307 N 3888824
Decimal Degrees35.13948333, -86.17333333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 8.369', W 86° 10.4'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 8' 22.14" N, 86° 10' 24.00" W
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Area Code(s)931
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 700-732 Reynolds Ln, Belvidere TN 37306, US
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