Location: 36° 21.085′ N, 82° 13.998′ W. Marker is in Elizabethton, Tennessee, in Carter County. Marker is at the intersection of West Elk Avenue (U.S. 321) and West Mill Street on West Elk Avenue. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 421 West Elk Avenue, Elizabethton TN 37643
Marker Text: The Tipton family cemetery, it stood near the homesite of Samuel Tipton (1752-1833), Col John Tipton, father of Samuel, deeded it to him in 1784. The house was later the home of a nephew, Isaac P. Tipton, whose father, Isaac, died in 1827. Soldiers of all wars from the Revolution to World War I are buried here.