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

General William Hall

 
 
General William Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 23, 2013
1. General William Hall Marker
Inscription. Revolutionary War veteran Major William Hall settled in this area in 1785 and built a station, 1 1/4 miles northeast. He and two sons were massacred a few years later. Born in North Carolina in 1775, General William Hall, his son, served in the Indian Wars of 1787-95, the War of 1812, and as governor, state legislator, and U.S. Congressman. He died in 1856 and is buried with his father near Hall's Station.
 
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 3B 36.)
 
Location. 36° 23.783′ N, 86° 18.667′ W. Marker is in Castalian Springs, Tennessee, in Sumner County. Marker is on Hartsville Pike east of Governor Hall Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Castalian Springs TN 37031, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Thomas Sharpe Spencer Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Bledsoe's Lick (approx. 0.2 miles away); Wynnewood (approx. 0.3 miles away); Bledsoe's Fort and Monument (approx. 0.4 miles away); Hawthorne Hill (approx. 0.9 miles away); Cragfont
General William Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 23, 2013
2. General William Hall Marker
(approx. 1.7 miles away); a different marker also named Cragfont (approx. 1.8 miles away); Ziegler's Station (approx. 2.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Castalian Springs.
 
Categories. War, French and Indian
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 17, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 7, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 650 times since then and 47 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 7, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page.
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