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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.)
 
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 10 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); Triune Cemetery (approx. 3.3 miles away); Rock Hill (approx. 6.7 miles away); Trinity Church (approx. 8.2 miles away); Nolensville (approx. 9.4 miles away); Franklin Noon Rotary Rodeo (approx. 9.9 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Newton Cannon. (Submitted on April 1, 2012, by Tom Gillard of Tullahoma, Tennessee.)
Newton Cannon Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Gillard, March 28, 2012
2. Newton Cannon Marker

 
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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 395 times since then and 30 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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