Castalian Springs in Sumner County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Known for honor and courage. One of the "Immortal Seventy". Born in Ireland 1747. Lived and died at Rogana 1813. Wife Ann Duffy 1757-1839.
Revolutionary War Patriot
Signer - Cumberland Compact, 1780
15 September 1747 - 19 December 1813
Erected by General Jethro Sumner Chapter, NSDAR.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • War, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1780.
Location. 36° 23.902′ N, 86° 19.255′ W. Marker is in Castalian Springs, Tennessee, in Sumner County. Marker can be reached from Hartsville Pike (Tennessee Route 25) 0.6 miles west of Old Tennessee Highway 25, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2901 Hartsville Pike, Castalian Springs TN 37031, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Rogana (a few steps from this marker); Bledsoe's Fort Historical Park (within A Frontiersman Settles in the Wilderness (within shouting distance of this marker); Fighting for a Way of Life (within shouting distance of this marker); Bill "Hoss" Allen (within shouting distance of this marker); Abraham “Abram” Bledsoe (within shouting distance of this marker); Bledsoe's Lick (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Capt. Horace Lawson Hunley (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Castalian Springs.
Also see . . .
1. Hugh Rogan. (Submitted on August 25, 2021, by Darren Jefferson Clay of Duluth, Georgia.)
2. Cumberland Compact. (Submitted on August 25, 2021, by Darren Jefferson Clay of Duluth, Georgia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on August 26, 2021. It was originally submitted on August 25, 2021, by Darren Jefferson Clay of Duluth, Georgia. This page has been viewed 204 times since then and 76 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 25, 2021, by Darren Jefferson Clay of Duluth, Georgia. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.