Historic Markers Across Tennessee

New Providence Church

Marker ID: THC 1B 17
Location: on US 11 north of Stoney Point Rd., Surgoinsville, TN
County: Hawkins
Coordinates: N 36° 29.661    W 082° 49.249
  36.49435    -82.82081666
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM57M2


One-half mile west is this Presbyterian church, established in Carter's Valley in 1780 by Rev. Charles Cummings and Rev. Samuel Doak. It was moved to its present location in 1815. A cemetery is at the old site.

Tennessee Historical Commission