Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Davidson - Robertson County Line



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



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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