Place:Lewisburg, Marshall, Tennessee, United States

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NameLewisburg
Alt namesLewisburghsource: USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS47029051
Louisburghsource: USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS47029051
TypeCity
Coordinates35.449°N 86.793°W
Located inMarshall, Tennessee, United States
Contained Places
Cemetery
Lone Oak Cemetery
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Lewisburg is a city in, and the county seat of Marshall County, Tennessee, United States. The population was 11,371 in 2014. Lewisburg is located in Middle Tennessee, fifty miles south of Nashville and fifty-two miles north of Huntsville, Alabama. Residents have access to the larger cities via nearby I-65.

Located among rolling hills, Lewisburg was named for the explorer Meriwether Lewis. By 1838, the town was supporting a newspaper and a bank. The downtown area is similar to many other small southern towns, with a courthouse on a square, surrounded by retail and commercial businesses. Shopping centers are located on the east and west ends of town.

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