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Jacques Timothe Boucher de Montbrun

(Timothy Demonbreun)

 

—1747 - 1826 —

 
Jacques Timothe Boucher de Montbrun Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kathy Walker, October 24, 2009
1. Jacques Timothe Boucher de Montbrun Marker
Inscription.
French Canadian fur trader and explorer
Officer of the American Revolution
Lieutenant Governor of the Illinois Territory
Honored as Nashville's "First Citizen"

Sculptor: Alan Lequire
Plaque donated in memory of: Dr. Truman Weldon Demunbrun, President of the Timothy Demonbreun Heritage Society 1977 - 1996.
 
Location. 36° 9.989′ N, 86° 46.588′ W. Marker is in Nashville, Tennessee, in Davidson County. Marker is on Gay Street Connector, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in Bicentennial Park. Marker is in this post office area: Nashville TN 37201, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Site of First Store (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Founding of Nashville (about 700 feet away); The Seeing Eye (about 800 feet away); Colonel Richard Henderson (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fort Nashborough (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Fort Nashborough (approx. 0.2 miles away); Colonel James Robertson (approx. 0.2 miles away); Colonel John Donelson (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Nashville.
 
Categories. Colonial EraNotable PersonsPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary
 
Jacques Timothe Boucher de Montbrun Marker and Sculpture image. Click for full size.
By Kathy Walker, October 24, 2009
2. Jacques Timothe Boucher de Montbrun Marker and Sculpture
Jacques Timothe Boucher de Montbrun Marker and Sculpture image. Click for full size.
By Kathy Walker, October 24, 2009
3. Jacques Timothe Boucher de Montbrun Marker and Sculpture
Looking north east
Jacques Timothe Boucher de Montbrun Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kathy Walker, October 24, 2009
4. Jacques Timothe Boucher de Montbrun Marker
Looking east
 
 
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