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Jefferson City in Jefferson County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Site of Original Land Grant by John Roper Branner

 
 
Site of Original Land Grant by John Roper Branner Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, September 4, 2017
1. Site of Original Land Grant by John Roper Branner Marker
Inscription. For Black Methodist Episcopal Church, School, and Cemetery. Deeded 1867 to Trustees:
John Roper Jacob Branner Joseph Peck William Houston Richard Dan
 
Location. 36° 7.066′ N, 83° 28.668′ W. Marker is in Jefferson City, Tennessee, in Jefferson County. Marker is on Hicks Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Jefferson City TN 37760, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Carson - Newman College (approx. 0.9 miles away); Sarah Swann Hall (approx. 0.9 miles away); Mossy Creek Engagement (approx. one mile away); Battle of Mossy Creek (approx. one mile away); Cox Mill (approx. 3.8 miles away); "Little Lord Fauntleroy" (was approx. 4.3 miles away but has been reported missing. ); David Crockett and Polly Finley (was approx. 4 miles away but has been reported missing. ); Frances Hodgson Burnett (approx. 5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jefferson City.
 
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Site of Original Land Grant by John Roper Branner Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, September 4, 2017
2. Site of Original Land Grant by John Roper Branner Marker
Site of Slave Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, September 4, 2017
3. Site of Slave Cemetery
John Roper Branner image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse
4. John Roper Branner
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 7, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 4, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 49 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 4, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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