Historic Markers Across Tennessee

Rogers Cemetery

Marker ID: THC 1B 50
Location: on W Main St at Rogan Rd., Rogersville, TN
County: Hawkins
Coordinates: N 36° 24.327    W 083° 00.611
  36.40545    -83.01018333
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM68Q7


Many of the early settlers of Hawkins County are buried in this cemetery, 170 yards south, including Joseph Rogers, the founder of Rogersville, and his descendants. The grandparents of David Crockett who were massacred by the Indians are also interred here.