Historic Markers Across Tennessee

Nathan Nesbitt

Marker ID: THC 4A 9
Location: at the intersection of East Main Street (Business U.S. 70) and Buena Vista Road, Huntingdon, TN
County: Carroll
Coordinates: N 36° 0.421    W 088° 24.39
  36.00701666    -88.4065
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM213W


Lived and is buried about 3½ miles southeast. On December 9, 1822, he made a trail through the woods to the new county seat, carrying a crosscut saw. Arrived at Huntingdon, he sawed a door in the new log courthouse and thus, as Chairman of the Court of Pl