Prominent homes in Franklin and Williamson County in 1864?

This is a series of posts based on an interview with Williamson County historian Rick Warwick.

Earlier posts include:

Here is a link to contemporary photos of historic Franklin homes, many near downtown.

How many homes or structures exist in Franklin today that were here in 1864?

I count 28 or 29 in downtown Franklin and add two more if you include the Truett House and Jasmine Grove. then you could add Wyatt hall and Creekside inside the Mack Hatcher.

Your favorite antebellum home in Franklin or Williamson County: no longer standing?  Still standing?

Everbright , Westview and the McNutt House are no longer standing. Clouston Hall and Carter House in Franklin.

Sources: Rick Warwick, Williamson County Historical Society

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One thought on “Prominent homes in Franklin and Williamson County in 1864?

  1. My family used to own Clouston Hall when I was a child. We went every summer and stayed a few weeks. I would love some history of this house. I know there have been some strange things there……I saw some recent pictures of it and it has lost its charm. Too new looking, so sad. Love that old house, wish it were still in the family. Lost it to alcohol, and someone who was deceitful.

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