Historic Markers Across Tennessee

Newton Cannon

Marker ID: THC 3D 28
Location: at the intersection of Horton Highway (U.S. 31) and Taliaferro Rd, College Grove, TN
County: Williamson
Coordinates: N 35° 49.045    W 086° 39.7
  35.81741666    -86.66166666
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None


0.7 mile. The grave of this combat veteran and statesman is on the land to which his father, a Revolutionary veteran, brought his family from North Carolina in 1791. In addition to his distinguished military record, he was twice a member of Congress and twice governor of TN.

Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission.