Historic Markers Across Tennessee

William Bowen Campbell

Marker ID: THC 3B 19
Location: U.S. 31W & U.S. 41, in Goodlettsville, TN
County: Davidson
Waymark: None


Born in the brick house 2.2 mile NE, Feb. I, 1807. Member of State and National Houses of Representatives; also commanded a company in the Seminole War and the "Bloody First" TN Inf. in the Mexican War. Governor, 1851-1853, and member of Congress in 1865. He is buried in Lebanon where he died, Aug. 19, 1867.