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
Outlaw Farm Haywood 1833
Pearson Farm Haywood 1887
Pineyhill Farm Haywood 1876
Rainey Farms Haywood 1915
S.B. Mann Farm Haywood 1871
Shaw Farm Haywood 1881 African American Founder
Stewart Farm Haywood 1882
The Homeplace Haywood 1913
Tucker Place Farm Haywood 1885
Whitehurst Farm Haywood 1829