Historic Markers Across Tennessee

Tallahassee Village

Marker ID: THC 1E 53
Location: US. 129, Blount County, at upper road leading to Calderwood, TN
County: Blount
Waymark: None


This was the uppermost of the Cherokee towns. It lay on both sides of the river near Tallassee Ford, in the valley below. The Cherokee abandoned the village following the Cherokee Treaty of 1819.