In memory of James Madison Colson, member of the 54th Knox County Regiment in War of 1812. Born (1770-1775) died (1845-1846). Amelia Tinsley Colson, born (1774-1800) died (1845-1846). And their unknown grandson. Middlesboro Cemetery, Bell County, Kentucky.
In 1812 Knox County comprised most of the areas today in the counties of Harlan, Bell, Whitley and Laurel.