Perry County

Perry 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.

Perry County was established in 1819 and was named after Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry, a naval officer and hero of the War of 1812. The county seat is Linden and the county courthouse in the city is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The county is home to the Buffalo River that attracts many nature lovers and water enthusiasts to the area. For more information regarding Perry County, please go to the Tennessee Encyclopedia of History & Culture website.

Farm NameCountyDate FoundedSpecial Recognition
May Farms Perry 1905
McDonald Craig Farm Perry 1871 African American NR
Moore Farm Swindle Creek Perry 1872
Patterson Farm Perry 1845
Pin Hook Farm Perry 1889
Qualls-Parnell Farm Perry 1900
Tucker Farm Perry 1818