Williamson County (094)

Historic Markers Across Tennessee

 

Williamson County was created on 1799.

The county seat is in Franklin, TN.,
and the county is 582 sq mi Square Miles in area.

The State Division number is 3 and the County Group is D.



  Click here to visit the Williamson county home page.

  FIPS Code: 47187

  Information about Williamson County, Tennessee, from Wikipedia.

  US Census Quick Facts about Williamson County.

 

There are 162 Historic Markers in Williamson County.

3” Ordinance Gun   -    
  4023 Columbia Ave, Franklin, TN        

A Crucial War Zone 1863   -    
  1345 Eastern Flank Cir, Franklin, TN        

A Dream Postponed   -    
  1345 Eastern Flank Cir, Franklin, TN        

Abram Maury   -    
  at the intersection of Founders Pointe Boulevard and New Highway 96 (State Route 96), Franklin, TN        

Advancing With Scott's Brigade   -    
  1368 Eastern Flank Cir, Franklin, TN        

Advancing With Scott's Brigade   -    
  1368 Eastern Flank Cir, Franklin, TN        

Advancing With Scott's Brigade / Following in Their Footsteps   -    
  1368 Eastern Flank Cir, Franklin, TN        

African-American Schools   -    
  on Natchez St. at Carter St., Franklin, TN        

Allen Manufacturing Company   -    
  Franklin Rd. at Liberty Pike, Franklin, TN         

Andrew Jackson   -    
  at the intersection of West Main St. and Columbia Ave., Franklin, TN        

Attack On The Union Left   -    
  On Lewisburg Ave. (US 431) east of Thompson Alley, Franklin, TN        

Bank of Leiper's Fork / Hillsboro Methodist Church   -    
  at the intersection of Old Hillsboro Road (Tennessee Route 46) and Old State Highway 96 W, Franklin, TN        

Bate's Divison on the Western Flank   -    
  on Granbury St. east of US 31, Franklin, TN        

Battle Ground Academy   -   THC 3D 49
  at the intersection of Columbia Ave. (U.S. 31) and Everbright Ave., Franklin, TN        

Battle Ground Academy   -    
  at the intersection of Columbia Ave. (U.S. 31) and Everbright Ave., Franklin, TN        

Battle of Franklin / Artillery Hellfire   -    
  1345 Eastern Flank Cir, Franklin, TN        

Battle of Franklin / Into the Twilight   -    
  1368 Eastern Flank Cir, Franklin, TN        

Battle of Franklin / The Landscape Shapes the Battle   -    
  1368 Eastern Flank Cir, Franklin, TN        

Battle of Franklin / Union POWs and the Sultana Disaster   -    
  1345 Eastern Flank Cir, Franklin, TN        

Battle of Franklin, Eastern Flank / Carnton   -    
  1345 Eastern Flank Cir, Franklin, TN        

Battle of Franklin, Eastern Flank / Carnton Becomes a Hospital   -    
  1345 Eastern Flank Cir, Franklin, TN        

Battle of Franklin, Eastern Flank / Casualties in Perspective   -    
  1345 Eastern Flank Cir, Franklin, TN        

Battle of Franklin, Eastern Flank / Lewisburg Pike Toll House   -    
  1368 Eastern Flank Cir, Franklin, TN        

Battle of Franklin, Eastern Flank / Loring's Division   -    
  1345 Eastern Flank Cir, Franklin, TN        

Battle of Franklin, Eastern Flank / McGavock Gristmill and Sawmill   -    
  1368 Eastern Flank Cir, Franklin, TN        

Battle of Franklin, Eastern Flank / McGavock Slaves and the Civil War   -    
  1368 Eastern Flank Cir, Franklin, TN        

Battle of Franklin, Eastern Flank / Nashville & Decatur Railroad   -    
  1368 Eastern Flank Cir, Franklin, TN        

Battle of Franklin, Eastern Flank / Recruiting For War   -    
  1345 Eastern Flank Cir, Franklin, TN        

Battle of Franklin, Eastern Flank / Shells from Fort Granger   -    
  1368 Eastern Flank Cir, Franklin, TN        

Battle of Franklin, Eastern Flank / The Average Soldier   -    
  1368 Eastern Flank Cir, Franklin, TN        

Battle of Thompson’s Station   -   THC 3D 55
  on Columbia Pike (U.S. 31), Thompsons Station, TN        

Beasley Town   -    
  on Granbury St. east of US 31, Franklin, TN        

Becoming the Front Line 1862   -    
  1345 Eastern Flank Cir, Franklin, TN        

Becoming the Front Line 1862   -    
  1345 Eastern Flank Cir, Franklin, TN        

Bethesda   -    
  4905 Bethesda Rd, Thompsons Sta, TN        

Bostick Female Academy   -    
  at the intersection of Horton Highway (U.S. 31) and Neal Road, Arrington, TN        

Brigadier's Walk   -    
  4023 Columbia Ave, Franklin, TN        

Brown's Division   -    
  1140 Columbia Avenue, Franklin, TN        

Burwood   -    
  5452 Carters Creek Pike, Thompsons Station, TN        

Captain Theodrick (Tod) Carter   -    
  1140 Columbia Avenue, Franklin, TN        

Carnton Plantation   -    
  1345 Carnton Ln, Franklin, TN        

Carothers Family   -    
  on Carothers Pkwy at Corporate Center Dr, Franklin, TN        

Carter Gin House   -    
  is on Cleburne Street, Franklin, TN        

Carter House   -   THC 3D 34
  on Columbia Avenue (U.S. 31), Franklin, TN        

Carter's Cotton Gin - Hood's Campaign   -    
  on Cleburne Street, Franklin, TN        

Chickasaw Treaty Council   -   THC 3D 57
  at the intersection of West Main Street and Columbia Avenue, Franklin, TN        

City Cemetery   -    
  at the Cemetery on 4th Ave. N, north of N Margin St., Franklin, TN        

Cleburne’s Division   -    
  1140 Columbia Avenue, Franklin, TN        

Collins Farm / Collins Farm in the Battle of Franklin   -    
  on Lewisburg Ave. (US 431) east of Thompson Alley, Franklin, TN         

Confederate Cemetery   -   THC 3D 45
  1346 Carnton Ln, Franklin, TN        

Confederate Reunions at McGavock's Grove   -    
  1345 Eastern Flank Cir, Franklin, TN        

Courthouse   -    
  at the intersection of Main Street (U.S. 31) and 3rd Avenue South, Franklin, TN        

Dan German Hospital ~ 1938-1958   -    
  on 4th Ave., north of Chuch St., Franklin, TN        

Daniel M. Robison ~ 1893-1970   -   THC 3D 59
  TN 96, Williamson County, in Arrington, at Wilson Pike        

DeGraffenreid Cemetery   -    
  840 Glass Ln, Franklin, TN        

Dewitt Smith Jobe   -   THC 3D 43
  U.S. 31A, Williamson County, between Triune and Nolensville        

Epicenter of the Battle of Franklin — Hood's Campaign —   -    
  on Columbia Avenue (U.S. 31), Franklin, TN        

Ewen Cameron   -    
  on 2nd Avenue South south of East Main Street (U.S. 31), Franklin, TN        

Federal Breastworks   -    
  219 Highway 96, Franklin, TN        

Federal Breastworks Battle of Franklin   -    
  on New Highway 96 W, east of 11th Ave., Franklin, TN        

Federal Forward Lines   -    
  at the intersection of Columbia Avenue (U.S. 31) and Fairgrounds Street, 1504 Columbia Avenue, Franklin, TN        

Field Hospitals — Hood's Campaign —   -    
  at the intersection of West Main Street (State Highway 246) and Columbia Avenue (U.S. 31), Franklin, TN        

First Presbyterian Church   -   THC 3D 64
  U.S. 31 and U.S. 431, Williamson County, in Franklin, 5th and Main        

First Presbyterian Church   -    
  101 Legends Club Ln, Franklin, TN        

Forest Home   -    
  on Old Hillsboro Rd at Old Natchez Trace, Franklin, TN        

Forge Seat   -    
  at the intersection of Wilson Pike (Tennessee Route 252) and Crocket Road, Brentwood, TN        

Forge Seat   -    
  on Willson Pike south of Crockett Rd., Brentwood, TN        

Forrest's Brentwood Raid   -   THC 3D 58
  U.S. 31, Williamson County, near Brentwood        

Fort Granger   -    
  in Pinkerton Park, near the foot bridge, 405 Murfreesboro Road, Franklin, TN        

Fort Granger Federal Garrison   -    
  intersection of Jamison Station Lane and Old Liberty Pike, Franklin, TN        

Fort Granger — Hood's Campaign —   -    
  in Pinkerton Park, near the foot bridge, 405 Murfreesboro Road, Franklin, TN        

Fourth Avenue Church of Christ   -    
  417 4th Ave N, Franklin, TN        

Franklin Cotton Factory and Foundry   -    
  At the silos on First Ave S, Franklin, TN        

Franklin Cumberland Presbyterian Church   -   THC 3D 66
  at the intersection of 7th Avenue South and West Main Street, Franklin, TN        

Franklin Interurban   -    
  US 31 northeast of Franklin, TN, just outside the entrance to the Vanderbilt Legends Golf Club        

Franklin Noon Rotary Rodeo   -    
  on Long Lane north of Franklin Ct, Franklin, TN        

Franklin Railroad Depot   -    
  on S Margin St., east of 2nd Ave., Franklin, TN        

Franklin Special School District ~ Established in 1906   -    
  on West Main Street west of 6th Avenue North, Franklin, TN        

Freeman's Battery, Forrest's Artillery   -    
  4023 Columbia Ave, Franklin, TN        

Grassland Community   -    
  on Hillsboro Rd. (US 431) at Boxwood Dr., Franklin, TN        

Harpeth Academy   -   THC 3D 26
  on Hillsboro Rd. north of 4th Ave., Franklin, TN        

Harpeth Church   -   THC 3D 23
  3077 Hillsboro Rd, Brentwood, TN        

Hincheyville   -    
  615 W Main St, Franklin, TN        

Hood and Schofield ~ Nov. 30, 1864   -   THC 3D 11
  Winstead Hill Park along Hwy 31 North Franklin, TN        

Hood and Schofield ~ November 29, 1864   -   THC 3D 15
  U.S. 31, Williamson County, north edge of Spring Hill, TN        

Hood's Retreat   -    
  1345 Eastern Flank Cir, Franklin, TN        

Hood's Retreat ~ Dec. 17, 1864   -   THC 3D 16
  U.S. 31, Williamson County, near Hollytree Gap Road        

Hood's Retreat ~ Dec. 17, 1864   -   THC 3D 17
  U.S. 31, Williamson County, south of Franklin, TN        

John H. Eaton   -   THC 3D 56
  at the intersection of East Main Street (U.S. 31) and 2nd Avenue South, Franklin, TN        

John Price Buchanan   -   THC 3D 30
  U.S. 31, Williamson County, at Liberty Pike        

Leiper's Fork   -    
  on Old Hillsboro Rd. north of Floyd Rd., Franklin, TN        

Leiper's Fork Chuch of Christ   -    
  4207 Old Hillsboro Rd, Franklin, TN        

Lillie Mills   -    
  At the silos on First Ave S, Franklin, TN        

Lotz House   -   THC 3D 69
  1111 Columbia Avenue, Franklin, TN        

Lotz House — Hood's Campaign —   -    
  1111 Columbia Avenue, Franklin, TN        

Main Entrenchment Federal Battle Line   -   THC 
  on US 31 at Granbury St., Franklin, TN        

Main Entrenchment Federal Battle Line   -    
  intersection of Columbia Ave (Business U.S. 31) and Strahl St, Franklin, TN        

Maj. Gen. William W. Loring's Division   -    
  1345 Eastern Flank Cir, Franklin, TN        

Maj. Gen. William W. Loring's Division   -    
  1345 Eastern Flank Cir, Franklin, TN        

Maj. Gen. William W. Loring's Division   -    
  1345 Eastern Flank Cir, Franklin, TN        

Major General Patrick R. Cleburne CSA   -    
  4023 Columbia Ave, Franklin, TN        

Mallory Cemetery   -    
  on Nichol Mill Ln. west of Mallory Ln, Franklin, TN        

Mallory Springhouse   -    
  7128 S Springs Dr, Franklin, TN         

Masonic Temple   -    
  on 2nd Ave South, Franklin, TN        

Matthew Fontaine Maury   -   THC 3D 4
  on Hillsboro Rd. north of 4th Ave., Franklin, TN        

McConnico Meeting House   -   THC 3D 40
  on Hospitality Drive, Franklin, TN        

McGavock Confederate Cemetery   -    
  1345 Carnton Ln. (east end of the cemetery), Franklin, TN        

McGavock Family Cemetery   -    
  1345 Carnton Ln. (east end of the cemetery), Franklin, TN        

Meeting of the Waters   -    
  on Del Rio Pike east of Two Rivers Lane, Franklin, TN        

Methodist Church   -    
  on 5th Ave. S north of Church St,. Franklin, TN        

Midway Plantation Slave Cemetery   -    
  on Murray Ln east of Princeton Hills Dr. Brentwood, TN        

Mississippi   -    
  4023 Columbia Ave, Franklin, TN        

Montpier   -   THC 3D 27
  U.S. 431, Williamson County, 3 miles south of county line        

Montpier   -    
  on Old Natchez Trace north of Montpier Dr., Franklin, TN        

New Hope Presbyterian Church   -   THC 3D 61
  U.S. 431, Williamson County, 11 miles south of Franklin        

Newton Cannon   -   THC 3D 28
  at the intersection of Horton Highway (U.S. 31) and Taliaferro Rd, College Grove, TN        

Nolensville   -    
  7288 Nolensville Road, Nolensville, TN        

Old Factory Store   -    
  on East Main St (U.S. 31) west of 1st Avenue North, Franklin, TN        

Old Town   -    
  on Old Natchez Trace south of Lawrence Rd., Franklin, TN        

Opdycke's Bridgade   -    
  is on Columbia Avenue (U.S. 31), Franklin, TN        

Ozburn Hollow   -    
  Ozburn Rd at Ozburn Hallow Rd, Arrington, TN        

Presbyterian Church   -    
  615 West Main Street, Franklin, TN        

Rest Haven Cemetery   -    
  at the Cemetery on 4th Ave. N, north of N Margin St., Franklin, TN        

Retreat Action at Franklin   -    
  on Eddy, Franklin, TN        

Richard "Dick" Poynor ~ (1802-1882)   -   THC 3D 65
  TN 46, Williamson County, at Pinewood and Moore roads        

Riverview   -    
  Franklin Ave (Business US 31) just north of downtown Franklin, TN        

Rock Hill   -    
  at the intersection of Wilson Pike (Tennessee Route 256) and Burke Hollow Road, Franklin, TN        

Samuel Winstead (1778-1851)   -    
  1113 Hill View Lane, Franklin, TN        

Southall   -    
  on Carters Creek Pike at Southhall Rd. Williamson, TN        

St. Paul's Episcopal Church   -   THC 3D 51
  508 W Main St, Franklin, TN        

St. Philip Catholic Church   -    
  at the intersection of East Main Street (U.S. 31) and 2nd Avenue South, Franklin, TN        

Standing at the Crossroads 1861   -    
  1345 Eastern Flank Cir, Franklin, TN        

Standing at the Crossroads 1861   -    
  1345 Eastern Flank Cir, Franklin, TN        

Star Pointer   -   THC 3D 48
  U.S. 31, Williamson County, 10 miles south of Franklin        

Tennessee Association Sons of Confederate Soldiers   -    
  1345 Carnton Ln, Franklin, TN        

Tennessee Valley Divide   -    
  is on Natchez Trace Parkway (at milepost 423.9), 0.2 miles south of Tennessee Route 96, Franklin, TN        

Tennessee, A Grave or a Free Home   -    
  4023 Columbia Ave, Franklin, TN        

The Battle of Franklin   -    
  1345 Eastern Flank Cir, Franklin, TN        

The Cotton Gin Assault   -    
  is on Cleburne St., Franklin, TN        

The Cove   -    
  on Arno Allisona Rd. north of Pulltight Hill Rd., College Grove, TN        

The Final Campaign 1864   -    
  1345 Eastern Flank Cir, Franklin, TN        

The Harrison House   -   THC 3D 52
  On Columbia Pike (US 31) north of Henpeck Ln., Franklin, TN        

The Long Road to Recovery   -    
  1345 Eastern Flank Cir, Franklin, TN        

The Natchez Trace   -    
  on Old Natchez Trace at Moran Rd., Franklin, TN        

The Pyle Clinic   -    
  407 Church Street, Franklin, TN        

Thomas Hart Benton   -   THC 3D 6
  on Leipers Creek Rd. north of Wilkins Branch Rd., Franklin, TN        

Toussaint L’Ouverture Cemetery   -    
  on Del Rio Pike at Hillsboro Rd., Franklin, TN        

Trinity Church   -    
  2084 Wilson Pike, Franklin, TN        

Triune   -    
  7950 Nolensville Road, College Grove, TN        

Triune Cemetery   -    
  7896 Nolensville Road, College Grove, TN        

Triune United Methodist Church   -    
  7875 Nolensville Road, College Grove, TN        

U.S.D. 1812   -    
  can be reached from Natchez Trace Parkway (at milepost 423.9) south of Tennessee Route 96, Franklin, TN        

Union Headquarters — Hood's Campaign —   -    
  209 Main Street, Franklin, TN        

Wheeler's Raid Around Rosecrans ~ Dec. 30, 1862   -   THC 3D 53
  U.S. 31A, Williamson County, in Nolensville        

Wheeler's Raid Around Rosecrans ~ Dec. 31, 1862   -   THC 3D 54
  U.S. 31A, Williamson County, 5 miles south of Nolensville        

Williamson - Davidson County Line   -   THC 3A 4
          

Williamson - Davidson County Line   -   THC 3A 46
          

Williamson - Davidson County Line   -   THC 3A 49
          

Willow Plunge   -    
  On Lewisburg Ave. (US 431at Carnton Ln., Franklin, TN        

Winstead Hill Observation Post   -    
  4023 Columbia Ave, Franklin, TN        

Winstead Hill — Hood's Campaign —   -    
  in Winstead Hill Park on Columbia Pike (U.S. 31), Franklin, TN        

“Bucket of Blood" Neighborhood / Lot 60 at the corner of Church and Cameron Street   -    
  202 Church St., Franklin, TN        

 

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