Tipton County

Tipton 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.

Tipton County was formed from Shelby County in 1823 and named for Captain Jacob Tipton who was killed leading his men in a battle near Fort Wayne in 1791. Covington serves as the county seat. For more information regarding Tipton County, please go to the Tennessee Encyclopedia of History & Culture website.

Farm NameCountyDate FoundedSpecial Recognition
McDow Farm Tipton 1887
McLennan Place Tipton 1902
Moffatt Farm Tipton 1881
Oak Hill Farms Tipton 1832