Haywood County

Haywood 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.

Haywood County was established in 1823 and was named after Judge John Haywood. Brownsville serves as the county seat. Throughout most of the county’s history, cotton has been the primary crop. In fact, the earliest industry in the county initially supported agricultural production with the operation of cotton gins. For more information regarding Haywood County, please go to the Tennessee Encyclopedia of History & Culture website.

Farm NameCountyDate FoundedSpecial Recognition
Hooper Family Farm Haywood 1895
Johnson Farm Haywood 1875
Joyner's Hill Farm Haywood 1838
Lagoon Plantation Haywood 1828
Maher Farms Haywood 1899
McConnico Farm Haywood 1900
Miller Farm Haywood 1915
Morris Farm Haywood 1905
Nelson Bond's Oakview Farm Haywood 1887 African American
Norris Farm Haywood 1866