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Lynchburg in Moore County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Pioneer Cemetery

 
 
Pioneer Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Gillard, November 17, 2009
1. Pioneer Cemetery Marker
Inscription. About 100 yds east is this cemetery, on land donated by William Stark Smith, a veteran of the Revolution who had been wounded at Brandywine and received a grant hereabouts for his services. Pioneers buried here include John Motlow (1757-1812), who was an officer in the Revolutionary Army.
 
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 3G 21.)
 
Location. 35° 17.859′ N, 86° 21.906′ W. Marker is in Lynchburg, Tennessee, in Moore County. Marker is on Tennessee Route 55, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lynchburg TN 37352, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Jack Daniel Distillery (approx. one mile away); Moore County (approx. 1.2 miles away); Crockett Homestead (approx. 1.9 miles away); Isham G. Harris (approx. 8.1 miles away); Moore County / Bedford County (approx. 9.4 miles away); Maplewood Confederate Cemetery (approx. 9.5 miles away); Confederate Memorial (approx. 9.5 miles away); a different marker also named Isham G. Harris (approx. 9.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lynchburg.
 
Also see . . .  John Motlow Grave
Pioneer Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Tom Gillard, November 22, 2009
2. Pioneer Cemetery
Overall view
. (Submitted on November 17, 2009, by Tom Gillard of Tullahoma, Tennessee.)
 
Categories. Settlements & SettlersWar, US Revolutionary
 
Agnes Motlow image. Click for full size.
By Tom Gillard, November 22, 2009
3. Agnes Motlow
Widow of John Motlow
John Motlow image. Click for full size.
By Tom Gillard, November 22, 2009
4. John Motlow
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 17, 2009, by Tom Gillard of Tullahoma, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 948 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on November 17, 2009, by Tom Gillard of Tullahoma, Tennessee.   2, 3, 4. submitted on November 22, 2009, by Tom Gillard of Tullahoma, Tennessee. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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