Giles County

Giles County Map

This map is intended for general geographical understanding. It does not provide the specific locations of the farms in order to protect the owners’ privacy. Map Courtesy of Carole Swann, Tennessee Department of Agriculture.

Giles County was established in 1809 and named after Congressman William Branch Giles who was a strong supporter for giving Tennessee its statehood in 1796. The county seat is Pulaski. Giles County was the birthplace of noted African-American architect, Moses McKissack, founder of one of the nation’s oldest African-American architectural firms in the nation. In addition, the county was the birthplace of two nationally known writers, Donald Davidson and John Crowe Ransom. The county is also home to Martin Methodist College. For more information regarding Giles County, please go to the Tennessee Encyclopedia of History & Culture website.

Farm NameCountyDate FoundedSpecial Recognition
B. W. Burgess Farm Giles 1845
B.J. Newman Farm Giles 1870
Bass-Bethel Farms Giles 1886
Black Farm Giles 1846
Bryan Farm Giles 1913
Burns Farm Giles 1899
Cave Spring Farm Giles 1893
Crack Hill Farm Giles 1809
Creecy Farm Giles 1904
Curry Farms, Bethel Giles 1883