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Gen. Sam G. Smith

 
 
Gen. Sam G. Smith Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, March 21, 2009
1. Gen. Sam G. Smith Marker
Inscription.
1794-1835

Jackson County attorney;
aide-de-camp, General Carroll,
at New Orleans, 1815;
State Senator, 1827-29;
Bank Commissioner, 1829;
Secretary of State
for Tennessee, 1831-35.
His motto: Office has no
charms to justify a sacrifice of principle.

 
Location. 36° 8.83′ N, 86° 46.217′ W. Marker is in Nashville, Tennessee, in Davidson County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of 4th Avenue S. and Oak Street. Touch for map. Located in the Nashville City Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Nashville TN 37203, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Richard S. Ewell (within shouting distance of this marker); William Driver (within shouting distance of this marker); Felix K. Zollicoffer (within shouting distance of this marker); Major Henry M. Rutledge (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); William Carroll (about 300 feet away); City Cemetery (about 600 feet away); Tom Wilson Park (approx. 0.4 miles away); Nashville Blacks in the Civil War (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Nashville.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar of 1812
 
Gen. Sam G. Smith Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, March 21, 2009
2. Gen. Sam G. Smith Marker
Nashville City Cemetery Entrance image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, March 21, 2009
3. Nashville City Cemetery Entrance
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 4, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 137 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 4, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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