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Near Brownsville in Haywood County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Tabernacle

 
 
Tabernacle Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ken Smith, February 25, 2012
1. Tabernacle Marker
Inscription. 1.8 miles. This community was settled in 1826 by the Rev. Howell Taylor and his five sons. Haywood County's first schoolhouse was here; it also served as a church. The Taylor Kinfolks Camp Meeting was held here annually for over a century.
 
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 4D 24.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission marker series.
 
Location. 35° 37.871′ N, 89° 12.39′ W. Marker is near Brownsville, Tennessee, in Haywood County. Marker is at the intersection of US 79 (Tennessee Route 76) and Tabernacle Road, on the right when traveling south on US 79. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4172 Tennessee 76, Brownsville TN 38012, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Dunbar (approx. 3.9 miles away); Gen. Jacob Jennings Brown (approx. 4 miles away); Army National Guard (approx. 4.1 miles away); Brownsville (approx. 4.1 miles away); Wesleyan Female College (approx. 4.2 miles away); Cherryville
Tabernacle Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ken Smith, February 25, 2012
2. Tabernacle Marker
(was approx. 8.6 miles away but has been reported missing. ); Bradford's Landing (approx. 11 miles away); Robert H. White, Ph. D. (approx. 11.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Brownsville.
 
Regarding Tabernacle. The Tabernacle Church, Kinsfolks Camp Ground and Tabernacle Cemetery are located due 1.8 m due north at 35° 39.268′ N, 89° 12.504′ W.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesChurches & ReligionSettlements & Settlers
 
Tabernacle Church & Camp Ground Sign image. Click for full size.
By Ken Smith, February 25, 2012
3. Tabernacle Church & Camp Ground Sign
Tabernacle Methodist Church image. Click for full size.
By Ken Smith, February 25, 2012
4. Tabernacle Methodist Church
Kinfolks Camp Ground image. Click for full size.
By Ken Smith, February 25, 2012
5. Kinfolks Camp Ground
Church, Camp Ground & Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Ken Smith, February 25, 2012
6. Church, Camp Ground & Cemetery
Tabernacle Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Ken Smith, February 25, 2012
7. Tabernacle Cemetery
 
 
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