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
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Waymark: None
 



Text:

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