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Sevierville in Sevier County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Forks of Little Pigeon Church

 
 
Forks of Little Pigeon Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, March 14, 2009
1. Forks of Little Pigeon Church Marker
Inscription. 100 yds, N. E. this Baptist Church, established 1789, was reportedly the first of any denomination in Sevier County. Spencer Clack, Revolutionary veteran was first church clerk; Richard Wood; first pastor until his death in 1831. The Church moved to a new location; the old cemetery remains.
 
Erected by Tennessee Historical commission. (Marker Number 1C 14.)
 
Location. 35° 52.165′ N, 83° 34.05′ W. Marker is in Sevierville, Tennessee, in Sevier County. Marker is at the intersection of Main St. (Route 441) and Forks of the River Parkway (Route 71), on the right when traveling west on Main St.. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Sevierville TN 37862, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Knoxville, Sevierville & Eastern Railway (a few steps from this marker); The Mayors of the City of Sevierville (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); James Crawford Murphy (about 700 feet away); William M. Whaley (about 700 feet away); Isaac Dockery (about 800 feet away); Sevierville (about 800 feet away); Isaac Thomas (about 800 feet away); Timothy Reagan (about 800 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Sevierville.
 
Related markers.
Forks of Little Pigeon Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, March 14, 2009
2. Forks of Little Pigeon Church Marker
Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. An identical marker and one marking the Forks of Little Pigeon Cemetery.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesChurches, Etc.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 846 times since then and 13 times this year. Last updated on , by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, Georgia. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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