Historic Markers Across Tennessee

Riverview Cemetery

Marker ID: THC 3C 55
Location: on N Spring St, Clarksville, TN
County: Montgomery
Coordinates: N 36° 32.158    W 087° 21.965
  36.53596666    -87.36608333
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM2QM9


Men of all American wars are interred here on land once owned by Valentine Sevier (1747-1800), who was the first person buried here. Many pioneer and 19th century citizens, including Revolutionary War soldier Robert Nelson, are buried here. One plot contains the reinterred remains of 125 Confederate soldiers. Also buried here is artist Robert L. Newman.