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Greeneville in Greene County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Governor John Sevier

1785       1788

 
 
Governor John Sevier Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, August 4, 2012
1. Governor John Sevier Marker
Inscription.
To commemorate the Capital
of the State of Franklin
and to honor
Governor John Sevier
and the patriotic pioneers who followed him in the War of the Revolution and assisted in establishing in the wilderness the foundations of law and liberty.

Erected 1918 through the efforts of the Samuel Doak Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution Morristown, Tennessee.

 
Erected 1918 by Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 36° 9.776′ N, 82° 49.854′ W. Marker is in Greeneville, Tennessee, in Greene County. Marker is at the intersection of North Main Street (U.S. 321) and E Depot Street, on the left when traveling south on North Main Street. Click for map. Marker is located in front of the Greene County Courthouse. Marker is at or near this postal address: 108 South Main Street, Greeneville TN 37745, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Veterans Memorial (here, next to this marker); Roll of Honor – Greene County (here, next to this marker); Greeneville, Tennessee
Governor John Sevier Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, August 4, 2012
2. Governor John Sevier Marker
(here, next to this marker); Sgt. Elbert L. Kinser (a few steps from this marker); Greene County Civil War (a few steps from this marker); Greeneville Union Convention (a few steps from this marker); John H. Morgan (within shouting distance of this marker); Olde Greene County Gaol (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Greeneville.
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Greene County Courthouse Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, August 4, 2012
3. Greene County Courthouse
The Governor John Sevier marker is one of several located in front of the Greene County Courthouse.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 299 times since then and 65 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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