My Pinkerton family from Rowan Co. NC moved into Bedford Co. TN (land grant) in or abt. 1811 and from there moved to Hickman Co. TN 1838 based on when they left Enon Baptist Church in Bedford Co. They lived in the Beaverdam area. Earliest are buried in Coble in Walker Family Cemetery with Walkers and Coopers. Three Cooper daughters m. Pinkerton sons.