Historic Markers Across Tennessee

John Haywood

Marker ID: THC 3A 12
Location: us. 3/A & 41A Davidson County, in Nashville, Nolensville Road
County: Davidson
Waymark: None


On the site of this house was home of John Haywood, a Supreme Court Justice in North•Carolina. Founder (1820) of the Antiquarian Society, forerunner of the Tennessee Historical Society, and author of the basic histories of the State. He is known as the Father of Tennessee History.