1818 - 1873James Monroe McKenzie, entrepreneur and philanthropist, was born in February 12, 1818. In 1860 he donated land for the depot and freight office where the Nashville and Northwestern Railroad crossed the Memphis and Ohio Railroad, resulting in the town being named McKenzie. He gave land for Bethal College in 1872 and for the Masonic Lodge. McKenzie died on October 9, 1873.
|Marker Number||4A 46|
|Placed By||Tennessee Historical Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 4:17pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 363424 N 3999648|
|Decimal Degrees||36.13193333, -88.51783333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 36° 7.916', W 88° 31.07'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||36° 7' 54.96" N, 88° 31' 4.20" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 2332 Cedar St, McKenzie TN 38201, US|
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