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Marshall County, Tennessee

US county information
NameMarshall County
Largest cityLewisburg
US Area
Total Area376 sq mi (973.8 km2)
Land Area375 sq mi (971.3 km2)
Water Area1 sq mi (2.6 km2)
Population26767 (2000)
Density27.4/km2 (71/sq mi)
Founded1825 petition; formally Feb 20, 1836
Time zoneCentral
Time zoneCentral: UTC-6/-5: -6/-5

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Marshall County is a county located in the U.S. state of Tennessee. Its county seat is Lewisburg . As of 2000, the population was 26,767.

More state governors have hailed from Marshall County than any other county in Tennessee, giving the county the nickname "Mother of Governors." Marshall County also is home of the Tennessee Walking Horse Breeders' and Exhibitors' Association. Another native of Marshall County is the fainting goat. To celebrate this unique breed, the county holds an annual festival known as Goats, Music and More drawing visitors from around the world.

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