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Gallatin in Sumner County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Trousdale Place

 
 
Trousdale Place Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 23, 2013
1. Trousdale Place Marker
Inscription. Built by John Bowen prior to 1820 and purchased in 1822 by William Trousdale, Governor of Tennessee, 1849-1851. He fought in the War of 1812, and the Creek, Seminole, and Mexican Wars, and was brevetted brigadier-general by President Polk in 1848. In 1900 the house was given to Clark Chapter No. 13 U.D.C. by Annie Berry Trousdale, wife of William Trousdale’s son, Julius, a Confederate veteran.
 
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commision. (Marker Number 3B 35.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy marker series.
 
Location. 36° 23.25′ N, 86° 26.95′ W. Marker is in Gallatin, Tennessee, in Sumner County. Marker is at the intersection of West Main Street (Tennessee Route 25) and South Locust Avenue, on the right when traveling east on West Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 183 W Main St, Gallatin TN 37066, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Trousdale Place (here, next to this marker); First Presbyterian Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Gallatin, Tennessee (about 400 feet
Trousdale Place Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 23, 2013
2. Trousdale Place Marker
away, measured in a direct line); Gallatin Public Square (about 500 feet away); Randy's Record Shop (approx. 0.2 miles away); Tennessee's First African-American Civil War Volunteers (approx. 0.2 miles away); Monument to the Fallen (approx. 0.3 miles away); Sumner County Tennessee Mexican-American War Monument (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gallatin.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 5, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 305 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 5, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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