The Bridal House is a historic log cabin believed to have been built in 1819. It was built by Moore Carter Cotton for his daughter Elizabeth Frances “Betsy” Cotton (1804-1852) as a bridal gift on the occasion of her marriage to Richard Hobdy (1794-1851).

Bridal House April 2022

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The Bridal House is located at 2315 Hwy 25 W in Cottontown, Sumner County, Tennessee 37408. The MAILING address is: P.O. Box 9039, Gallatin, TN 37066.

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