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

Isaac Dockery

1832 - 1910

 
 
Isaac Dockery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, March 14, 2009
1. Isaac Dockery Marker
Inscription. A native of Sevier County, Isaac Dockery, an African-American brick maker and mason, established brick kilns near Sevierville. After the Civil War, he built or made bricks for many buildings in Sevierville including the Masonic Lodge (1893), New Salem Baptist Church (1886), and the Sevier County Courthouse(1896). A talented master builder, he taught several generations of local brick masons.
 
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 1C 81.)
 
Location. 35° 52.076′ N, 83° 33.944′ W. Marker is in Sevierville, Tennessee, in Sevier County. Marker is on Commerce Street near Ct Avenue. 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. Sevier County Veterans (within shouting distance of this marker); William M. Whaley (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Mayors of the City of Sevierville (about 300 feet away); Sevierville (about 400 feet away); Thomas Atchley (about 400 feet away); Timothy Reagan (about 400 feet away); James McMahan (about 400 feet away); Isaac Thomas (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Sevierville.
 
Categories. African AmericansNotable Persons
 
Sevier County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, March 14, 2009
2. Sevier County Courthouse
Sevier County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, March 14, 2009
3. Sevier County Courthouse
 
 
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