John Netherland was an American attorney and politician, active primarily in mid-19th century Tennessee. A leader of the state's Whigs, he served in both the Tennessee Senate and Tennessee House of Representatives, and was an unsuccessful candidate for governor on the Opposition ticket in 1859. During the Civil War, he supported the Union, and was a delegate to the 1861 East Tennessee Union Convention. Wikipedia*
On the C-SPAN Networks:
John Netherland has one video in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2003 House Committee.