Historic Markers Across Tennessee



John Haywood



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



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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.