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Whites Creek in Davidson County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

The James Gang

 
 
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By Paul Landry, December 20, 2010
1. The James Gang Marker
Inscription. In this building, then a combination saloon and grocery, W.W. Earthman, magistrate and ex-constable of Davidson County, on March 25, 1881, arrested Bill Ryan, alias Tom Hill, ruthless and indiscreet member of the gang, members of which were living in the Edgefield neighborhood. Frank and Jesse James and their families left the Nashville area the next day.
 
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 3A 20.)
 
Location. 36° 15.89′ N, 86° 49.845′ W. Marker is in Whites Creek, Tennessee, in Davidson County. Marker is on Whites Creek Pike (U.S. 431) 0.1 miles south of Old Hickory Blvd., on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Whites Creek TN 37189, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Griggs Hall (approx. 4.8 miles away); Heaton's Station (approx. 5.1 miles away); Theodore "Ted" Rhodes (approx. 5.6 miles away); Saint Cecilia Academy (approx. 5.6 miles away); The Temple Cemetery (approx. 5.7 miles away); Freeland's Station (approx. 6.3 miles away); Assumption Church / Cardinal Stritch (approx. 6.6 miles away); Adolphus Heiman (approx. 6.7 miles away).
 
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By Paul Landry
2. The James Gang Marker
Jesse James
 
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By Paul Landry
3. The James Gang Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Paul Landry of Nashville, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 1,160 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Paul Landry of Nashville, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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