Historic Markers Across Tennessee

Samuel Doak House

Marker ID: THC 1C 60
Location: 690 Erwin Highway, Tusculum, TN
County: Greene
Coordinates: N 36° 10.505    W 082° 45.891
  36.17508333    -82.76485
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM52TH


The house was begun by the Rev. Samuel Witherspoon Doak and occupied by the elder Samuel Doak until his death in 1829. It remained in the Doak family until Tusculum College acquired the property. Tusculum College was founded in 1818; fifty years later Gre