“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Near Clarksville in Montgomery County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)

Willie Blount

Marker Close-up image. Click for full size.
By Paul Landry, April 11, 2010
1. Marker Close-up
Inscription. This statesman settled 2 mi. N., 1802. Born 1768, was secretary to the governor, Territory South of the River Ohio, later a judge in the state's first Superior Court of Law & Equity. Elected governor after a term in the Legislature, he served six consecutive years. A member of the Constitutional Convention of 1834; he died in 1835.
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 3C 17.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission marker series.
Location. 36° 27.891′ N, 87° 9.14′ W. Marker is near Clarksville, Tennessee, in Montgomery County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 41A and Mt. Carmel Road, on the right when traveling north on U.S. 41A. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Clarksville TN 37040, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Port Royal (approx. 5.2 miles away); Renfroe's Station (approx. 5.4 miles away); The Town of Port Royal (approx. 6.2 miles away); 1859 Masonic Lodge & General Store (approx. 6.2 miles away); Stores of Port Royal
Marker and Surroundings image. Click for full size.
By Paul Landry, April 11, 2010
2. Marker and Surroundings
(approx. 6.2 miles away); Red River Church (approx. 9.4 miles away); Bell Witch (approx. 9˝ miles away); Fort Redmond (approx. 9˝ miles away).
Also see . . .  Governors' Papers of Willie Blount. (Submitted on April 19, 2010, by Paul Landry of Nashville, Tennessee.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 11, 2010. This page has been viewed 789 times since then. Last updated on April 18, 2010. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 11, 2010, by Paul Landry of Nashville, Tennessee. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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