Historic Markers Across Tennessee

Greeneville Cumberland Presbyterian Church

Marker ID: THC 1C 58
Location: 213 North Main Street, Greeneville, TN
County: Greene
Coordinates: N 36° 9.873    W 082° 49.814
  36.16455    -82.83023333
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM6D55


Rev. Isaac S. Bonham founded the congregation with thirty charter members in 1841. The present church was begun in 1860 on land purchased from Andrew Johnson by Rev. John P. Holtsinger. The church was shelled on September 4, 1864, the day Confederate Gene