Historic Markers Across Tennessee

Thckaleeehee Church

Marker ID: THC 1E 21
Location: TN 73, Blount County, in east city limits of Townsend. TN
County: Blount
Waymark: None


A short distance south, near the old cemetery, the first Baptist church in Blount County was organized in 1802. William Davis and James Taylor, later ordained ministers, were its representa-tives to the Tennessee Association in 1803. It merged with the co