“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Charlotte, Tennessee

Clickable Map of Dickson County, Tennessee and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Dickson County, TN (36) Cheatham County, TN (16) Hickman County, TN (18) Houston County, TN (5) Humphreys County, TN (47) Montgomery County, TN (95) Williamson County, TN (400)  DicksonCounty(36) Dickson County (36)  CheathamCounty(16) Cheatham County (16)  HickmanCounty(18) Hickman County (18)  HoustonCounty(5) Houston County (5)  HumphreysCounty(47) Humphreys County (47)  MontgomeryCounty(95) Montgomery County (95)  WilliamsonCounty(400) Williamson County (400)
Charlotte is the county seat for Dickson County
Charlotte is in Dickson County
      Dickson County (36)  
      Cheatham County (16)  
      Hickman County (18)  
      Houston County (5)  
      Humphreys County (47)  
      Montgomery County (95)  
      Williamson County (400)  
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1Tennessee (Dickson County), Charlotte — Civil War In Charlotte"Marauding gangs of Freebooters"
In 1860, 300 people lived in Charlotte, the Dickson County seat. During the war, the residents witnessed considerable military activity, beginning February 17, 1862, when Confederate Col. Nathan Bedford Forrest, arrived here to reequip his men and . . . Map (db m68958) HM
2Tennessee (Dickson County), Charlotte — Fighting for FreedomPromise Land Civil War Heroes
The Emancipation Proclamation, issued January 1, 1863, authorized the recruiting of African Americans as United States soldiers. It inspired men, like brothers John and Arch Nesbitt, to join the U.S. Colored Troops and fight for their freedom. John . . . Map (db m81504) HM
3Tennessee (Dickson County), Charlotte — Harpeth ShoalsHazardous Navigation
After the fall of Fort Donelson in February 1862, Federal forces gained control of Nashville and transported most of their supplies to the city via the Cumberland River. Extending for five miles along the river here, the Harpeth Shoals made . . . Map (db m68962) HM
4Tennessee (Dickson County), Charlotte — 3E 17 — Promise Land
In this locality shortly after the Civil War, freed slaves established Promise Land, the first African-American community of Dickson County. Early settlers were Nathan Bowen, Washington Vanleer, and two brothers, John and Arch Nesbitt. In time, the . . . Map (db m68961) HM
5Tennessee (Dickson County), Charlotte — 3E 9 — Robert Nesbit
The former home of this pioneer is 0.2 miles north. Here, March 18, 1804, the first County Court of Dickson County met with Lemuel Harvey presiding. Other members were Montgomery Bell, Richard Napier, Jesse Craft. William Doak, William Teas, Gabriel . . . Map (db m151438) HM
6Tennessee (Dickson County), Charlotte — To All Who ServedDeo Vindice
In memory of the Confederate Soldiers of Dickson County, TN. 11th Tennessee Infantry, Co. C. E. H. K 49th Tennessee Infantry, Co. B, D 50th Tennessee Infantry, Co. A 10th Tennessee Cavalry 24th Tennessee Sharpshooters Baxter’s . . . Map (db m81508) WM
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Dec. 4, 2022