Historic Markers Across Tennessee

Rock Castle

Marker ID: THC 3A 18
Location: U.S. 31E, Sumner County, near Hendersonville, at Indian Springs
County: Sumner
Waymark: None


1 mile S. Begun 1784. Indian attacks delayed its completion until 1791. Was home of Daniel Smith, captain in Lord Dunmore's War; Colonel in Revolution; Brigadier General of Militia in the Mero District; Member of the Committee to frame the Bill of Rights; Territorial Secretary of State; U.S. Senator.