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Near College Grove in Williamson County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Newton Cannon

 
 
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By Tom Gillard, March 28, 2012
1. Newton Cannon Marker
Inscription. 0.7 mile. The grave of this combat veteran and statesman is on the land to which his father, a Revolutionary veteran, brought his family from North Carolina in 1791. In addition to his distinguished military record, he was twice a member of Congress and twice governor of Tennessee.
 
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 3D 28.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission marker series.
 
Location. 35° 49.045′ N, 86° 39.7′ W. Marker is near College Grove, Tennessee, in Williamson County. Marker is at the intersection of Horton Highway (U.S. 31) and Taliaferro Rd, on the right when traveling north on Horton Highway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: College Grove TN 37046, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bostick Female Academy (approx. 2.4 miles away); Triune United Methodist Church (approx. 2.7 miles away); Triune (approx. 2.7 miles away); Wilson Creek Primitive Baptist Church (approx. 2.9 miles away); Triune Cemetery
Newton Cannon Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Gillard, March 28, 2012
2. Newton Cannon Marker
(approx. 3.3 miles away); Kings’ Chapel Cemetery / Major William Edmondson (approx. 3.7 miles away); Arrington (approx. 4.7 miles away); Rock Hill (approx. 6.7 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Newton Cannon. (Submitted on April 1, 2012, by Tom Gillard of Tullahoma, Tennessee.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 1, 2012, by Tom Gillard of Tullahoma, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 422 times since then and 21 times this year. Last updated on May 12, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 1, 2012, by Tom Gillard of Tullahoma, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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