Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Jacques Timothe Boucher de Montbrun



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Location: is in Bicentennial Park on Gay Street Connector, Nashville, TN
County: Davidson
Coordinates: N 36° 9.989    W 086° 46.588
  36.16648333    -86.77646666
Style: Mounted **
Waymark: WM960Q
 



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Jacques Timothe Boucher de Montbrun
(Timothy Demontbreun)
1747 - 1826


French Canadian fur trader and explorer
Officer of the American Revolution
Lieutenant Governor of the Illinois Territory
Honored as Nashville's "First Citizen"

Sculptor: Alan Lequire
Plaque donated in memory of: Dr. Truman Weldon Demunbrun, President of the Timothy Demonbreun Heritage Society 1977 - 1996.