265 W. Main St.
Savannah, TN 38372
Union Gen. U.S. Grant was here the morning of April 6 when the Battle of Shiloh erupted 7 miles upriver. Boarding a nearby steamer, the general and his staff headed to Pittsburg Landing and the fighting. The mansion was owned by Unionist William Cherry. His wife, Ann, however, was an ardent Confederate with two brothers in the Southern army.
- Gen. Grant was here when the battle at Shiloh started.
- The Cherry family was divided in their loyalties.