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Lebanon in Wilson County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Judge Nathan Green, Sr.

 
 
Judge Nathan Green, Sr. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, November 29, 2016
1. Judge Nathan Green, Sr. Marker
Inscription. This house was built by Judge Green, the father of equity jurisprudence in the state, who sat for twenty-one years in the Tennessee State Supreme Court. In 1852 he became a professor of Law at Cumberland University. Before settling in Lebanon, he served in the War of 1812, was a senator in the General Assembly in 1826, and held the post of chancellor of East Tennessee in 1827. Judge Green died here in 1866.
 
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 3A 103.)
 
Location. 36° 12.597′ N, 86° 18.324′ W. Marker is in Lebanon, Tennessee, in Wilson County. Marker is on W Main St. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 607 W Main St, Lebanon TN 37087, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Castle Heights Military Academy (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Seawell Hill Camp (approx. mile away); Site of Robert H. Hatton Home (approx. 0.4 miles away); Caruthers Hall (approx. half a mile away); Robert Looney Caruthers (approx. 0.6 miles away); Neddy Jacobs Cabin (approx.
Judge Nathan Green, Sr. Home image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, November 29, 2016
2. Judge Nathan Green, Sr. Home
0.8 miles away); History of the Logs Used in this Cabin (approx. 0.8 miles away); Battle of Lebanon (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lebanon.
 
Also see . . .  Justices. GREEN, NATHAN, elected 1831 (vice John Catron who had been elected chief justice; defeated John Catron, December 4, 1835, for judge of new Supreme Court under Constitution of 1834; retired September 27, 1852; born in Amelia County, Virginia, May 16, 1792; died March 30, 1866; soldier in War of 1812; state senator, 1827; chancellor of East Tennessee, 1827-31; professor of Law, Cumberland University; memorials, 41 Tenn. XI, 44 Tenn. 643. (Submitted on December 1, 2016, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa.) 
 
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Cumberland University image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, November 29, 2016
3. Cumberland University
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 1, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 1, 2016, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. This page has been viewed 151 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 1, 2016, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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