Historic Markers Across Tennessee

Davidson - Robertson County Line

Marker ID: THC 3C 28
County: Davidson
Waymark: None


Davidson County

Established 1783; named in honor of

Brig. Gen. William Lee Davidson

of North Carolina. Distinguished officer in the Revolutionary War. Served with the Army at Valley Forge. Killed in action at Cowan's Ford, North Carolina, 1781.

Cheatham County

Established 1856; named in honor of

Edward S. Cheatham.

Speaker of the Senate, Tennessee Legislature, 1855-1861.

Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission