21-year-old Lucius Burch was booked into the Metro Nashville Jail early Saturday morning after police found him stumbling and falling over while wandering into traffic downtown. Burch comes from a long line of movers, shakers, and lawmakers in Nashville & Tennessee. His family includes the four well-known Lucius E. Burch’s before him, Nashville co-founder John Donelson, and President Andrew Jackson.
Metro Nashville Police observed Lucius E. Burch, 21, wandering into downtown traffic and falling over just after 1 a.m. Saturday. Police report he was unsteady on his feet, reeked of alcohol, and with slurred speech. Officers say he was alone and unable to care for himself.
|Lucius E. Burch, Sr.||Dean of Vanderbilt Medical School, Vandy Football 1894-1897|
|Lucius E. Burch, Jr.||Famous civil rights lawyer, TN State Park named after him|
|Lucius E. Burch, III||CCA Board Member / American Addiction Center Chair|
|Lucius E. Burch, IV||Massey Burch Capital Partner|
|Lucius E. Burch, V||Drunk downtown, alone, stumbling in traffic|
The family’s ancestry includes U.S. presidents Andrew Jackson and James K. Polk, and Nashville co-founder John Donelson.
Lucius Burch, 21, was booked into the Metro Nashville Jail at 1:39 a.m. on 06/05/21, charged with public intoxication. After the required 8-hour hold, he was released at 10:33 a.m. with his charge dismissed.