Spring Hill in Maury County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 3D 46.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Settlements & Settlers • War, US Civil.
Location. 35° 45.057′ N, 86° 55.826′ W. Marker is in Spring Hill, Tennessee, in Maury County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (U.S. 31 Spur) and Depot Street on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Spring Hill TN 37174, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Spring Hill, Tennessee ~ November 29, 1864 (a few steps from this marker); The Town of Spring Hill, Tennessee (a few steps from this marker); Martin Cheairs Home William Banks Caperton (approx. 0.2 miles away); Branham and Hughes Military Academy (approx. ¼ mile away); Nashville and Decatur Railroad (approx. 0.6 miles away); Left of the Union Defensive Position (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named Ewell Farm (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Spring Hill.
Also see . . .
1. Picture of Ewell Farm. Photograph of the farm in Spring Hill, TN, where Confederate Gen. Richard S. Ewell retired after the war. (Submitted on December 28, 2012, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Alabama, USA.)
2. American Civil War: Lieutenant General Richard Ewell. Richard Ewell - Later Life: Transported to Fort Warren in Boston Harbor, Ewell remained a Union prisoner until July 1865. Paroled, he retired to his wife's farm near Spring Hill, TN. A local notable, he served on the boards of several community organizations and also managed a successful cotton plantation in Mississippi. Contracting pneumonia in January 1872, Ewell and his wife soon became gravely ill. Lizinka died on January 22 and was followed by her husband three days later. Both were buried in Nashville's Old City Cemetery. (Submitted on December 28, 2012, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Alabama, USA.)
Credits. This page was last revised on December 17, 2019. It was originally submitted on December 28, 2012, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Alabama, USA. This page has been viewed 519 times since then and 24 times this year. Last updated on January 6, 2013, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 28, 2012, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Alabama, USA. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.