This booklet contains biographies of over 150 prominent early residents of Robertson County, TN, which includes the city of Springfield. The information is taken from: History of Tennessee originally published in 1886 by Goodspeed Publishing Co, are included in this 82 page booklet, printed on 60# paper with the print enlarged for easier reading. A vinyl sheet has been added to protect the front cover. To hold prices down, we try to limit the size of our booklets, occasionally dividing the information into two booklets: one with individual biographies and one containing the history of the county. We have done this with Robertson County. "Biographies of Robertson County, Tennessee" is available as a separate booklet. These biographies average about a half-page each. They usually include ancestors, previous residences, children, in-laws, affiliations, war records, and business activities. In the course of this they often shed light on the early businesses, professions and institutions in the county. Some of the subjects were Civil War veterans, and recall their activities during that period. The biographies include: William Armstrong, N.N. Armstrong, William Althauser, H.D. Alsbrook, David M. Allen, James Babb, Col. G.W. Barbee, A.F. Barry, C.C. Bell, Dr. J.T. Bell, J. Allen Bell, N.O. Bell, Cornelius Bell, Dr. Ernest B. Bell, J.M. Binkley, D.B. Borthick, J.R. Bridges, J.A. Briggs, Jordan S. Brown, Ed Byran, C.A. Burr, James L. Byrum, W.A. Campbell, C.C. Carlisle, Obadiah Chisholm, John Clinard, F.G. Cobbs, John B. Cocke, J.B. Cole, Archer B. Couts, H.J. Crocker, C.B. Darden, Richard C. Darden, James Darden, G.W. Davis, Charles J. Davis, T.J. Doss, Harris Dowlen, John H. Dunn, Dr. John R. Dunn, B.L. Eddings, Jonathan Edwards, William H. England, Josiah Farmer, Wiley D. Farmer, Enoch Farthing, Richard T. Farthing, A.G. Farthing, D.S. Featherston, W.R. Featherston, Rev. S.W. Featherston, Richard P. Felts, William D. Fort, Dr. Samuel W. Frey, C.J. Frey, S.Q. Fuqua, G.B. Fyke, William N. Gaines, T.H. Gardner, Warren Glidewell, Dr. Richard G. Glover, J.A. Gunn, James T. Henry, Gustavus A. Henry, Dr. R.K. Hicks, C. Highsmith, J.T. Hinkle, J.G. Hollingsworth, C.G. Holman, Charles Howard, W.H. Huddleston, Carroll Huey, J.P. Hughes, Col. Richard H. Izor, Thomas A. Izor, L.M. Jackson, James A. Jernigan, W. M Jernigan, T.W. Jernigan, Franklin P. Johnson, D.T. Johnston, W.B. Jones, Capt. James L. Jones, M.L. Killebrew, Henry H. Kirk, Nathaniel T. Langford, Benjamin E. Linebaugh, W.A. Link, Jacob Link, Joseph S. Lipscomb, J.H. Long, J.R. Long, Capt. T.E. Mallory, R.T. Mathews, Dr. J.H. Matthews, Dr. G.W. Menees, L.W. Merritt, W.S. Miller, Charles F. Miller, Dr. G.B. Moody, Dr. Hiram M. Moore, Dr. R.E. Moore, Dr. J.E. Moore, T.E. Morris, J.E. Morrow, J.C. Murphey, F.W. Murphy, Henry Plummer Murrah, W.H. Ogwin, John Payne, Joseph Payne, Robert Perry, Henry Porter, J.W. Powell, W.A. Powell, N.L. Qualls, Dr. D.W. Ramer, Bayless Randolph, James Roark, J.M. Roney, T.F. Rose, J.F. Ruffin, B. Rutledge, W.R. Sadler, T.G. Shelton, Robert H. Sherrod, D.H. Simmons, John M. Speer, Joseph C. Stark, John W. Stark, S.G. Strother, Jesse H. Stroud, Dixon Summerville, T.O. Tarpley, W.T. Taylor, Z. Taylor, Dr. H.S. Taylor, Archie Thomas, Richard F. Thomas, Aaron Turner, W.H. Villines, George W. Walker, Prof. J.M. Walton, Dr. L. B. Walton, William C. Warfield, B.F. Webster, S.N. Webster, Henry Wells, J.W. West, Andrew West, William H. Whitehead, George H. Whitehead, J.S. Williams, Drury Wilson, James H. Woodard, Daniel Woodard, M.D. Woodard, and Meredith Woodard.