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History of Lincoln County, Tennessee, USA

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Lincoln County, Tennessee, USA

Lincoln County was created in 1809 from parts of Bedford County, which was originally part of land obtained from the Cherokee and Chickasaw in 1806. The county is named for Major General Benjamin Lincoln, an officer in the American Revolutionary War. The county seat and largest city is Fayetteville.

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  • Lincoln County was created in 1809 from parts of Bedford County.

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  • 1854 - Lincoln county
    Lincoln, a county in the S. part of Tennessee, bordering on Alabama, has an area estimated at 700 square miles. Elk river flows through the county,...Read MORE...


  • 1895 - Lincoln county
    Lincoln, a county in the S. part of Middle Tennessee, has an area of about 540 square miles. It is intersected by the Elk River (which runs...Read MORE...


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  • Lincoln County was created in 1809 from parts of Bedford County.

    www.wikipedia.org
  • 1854 - Lincoln county
    Lincoln, a county in the S. part of Tennessee, bordering on Alabama, has an area estimated at 700 square miles. Elk river flows through the county,... Read MORE...

  • 1895 - Lincoln county
    Lincoln, a county in the S. part of Middle Tennessee, has an area of about 540 square miles. It is intersected by the Elk River (which runs... Read MORE...

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