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Old Gray Cemetery

 
 
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By Don Morfe, July 29, 2013
1. Old Gray Cemetery Marker
Inscription. Old Gray Cemetery, incorporated in 1850, is the resting place of William G. Brownlow, Tennessee Governor and U.S. Senator, as well as two other U.S. Senators, eight U.S. Congressmen, 26 mayors of Knoxville, and numerous ambassadors, judges, editors, artists, authors, educators, military leaders, physicians, and industrialists.
 
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commision. (Marker Number 1E 102.)
 
Location. 35° 58.433′ N, 83° 55.439′ W. Marker is in Knoxville, Tennessee, in Knox County. Marker is on North Broadway (U.S. 441) north of West 5th Avenue, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Knoxville TN 37917, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Old Gray Cemetery (a few steps from this marker); A National Cemetery System (approx. mile away); Knoxville National Cemetery (approx. mile away); The Southern Railway Station (approx. 0.3 miles away); Vinnies Italian Restaurant (approx. 0.4 miles away); Market House Bell (approx. 0.7 miles away); Knoxville's Market House (approx. 0.7 miles away); First Baptist Church (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Knoxville.
 
Categories. Politics
 
Old Gray Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 29, 2013
2. Old Gray Cemetery Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 19, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 340 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 19, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page.
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