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Near Birchwood in Hamilton County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Conner Cemetery

Est. 1848

 
 
Connor Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, May 21, 2014
1. Connor Cemetery Marker
Inscription. Located one mile northwest, the cemetery contains 145 graves including those of two Revolutionary War Veterans, Thomas Palmer and William Moore.

Other early settlers of the area buried here include Maximilian Haney Conner (1806-1893) and wife, Martha Palmer Conner (1815-1890) and James P. Roark (1798-1877) and wife, Jerusha Blythe Roark (1806-1876).
 
Erected 1959 by the Roark-Conner Association.
 
Location. 35° 19.798′ N, 85° 0.757′ W. Marker is near Birchwood, Tennessee, in Hamilton County. Marker is on Birchwood Pike (Tennessee Route 312) 0.2 miles south of Sam Smith Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 13921 Birchwood Pike, Birchwood TN 37308, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Dr. Luther Lee Friddell (approx. 2.3 miles away); Hiwassee Campground (approx. 2.8 miles away); Blythe Ferry (approx. 5.3 miles away); General Winfield Scott (approx. 5.3 miles away); "Orders No. 25" (approx. 5.3 miles away); "To Learn and not Forget"
Connor Cemetery Marker Area image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, May 21, 2014
2. Connor Cemetery Marker Area
(approx. 5.3 miles away); "Your Fate is Decided" (approx. 5.3 miles away); "Chains of Friendship" (approx. 5.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Birchwood.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesSettlements & SettlersWar, US Revolutionary
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 24, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 290 times since then and 47 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 24, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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