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Near Seymour in Blount County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Eusebia Church

 
 
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By Tom Bosse, August 27, 2017
1. Eusebia Church Marker
Inscription. Early settlers coming down the Great War & Trading Path in 1784-85 camped here; it was the scene of their first death and burial. In 1786 the Rev. Archibald Scott of Virginia organized a Presbyterian congregation in the area; the church was built near where the cemetery had been started.
 
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 1E 19.)
 
Location. 35° 49.934′ N, 83° 47.903′ W. Marker is near Seymour, Tennessee, in Blount County. Marker is on Sevierville Road (Tennessee Route 411), on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Seymour TN 37865, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Eusesbia Church (a few steps from this marker); McTeer's Fort (approx. 0.2 miles away); Newell's Station (approx. 3.6 miles away); The Great Indian War Trail (approx. 3.7 miles away); Knox County / Sevier County (approx. 3.8 miles away); General Sam Houston (approx. 6.2 miles away); John Sevier Farmstead (approx. 6.2 miles away); Gamble's Station (approx. 7.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Seymour.
 
Also see . . .  1790- Eusebia Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Eusebia Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, August 27, 2017
2. Eusebia Church Marker
. (Submitted on August 28, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee.)
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.Settlements & Settlers
 
Eusebia Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, August 27, 2017
3. Eusebia Church Marker
Eusebia Church image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, August 27, 2017
4. Eusebia Church
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 12, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 28, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 66 times since then. Last updated on September 11, 2017, by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, Georgia. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 28, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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