Historic Markers Across Tennessee


Marker ID: THC 4D 24
Location: at the intersection of US 79 (Tennessee Route 76) and Tabernacle Road, Brownsville, TN
County: Haywood
Coordinates: N 35° 37.871    W 089° 12.39
  35.63118333    -89.2065
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM167T


1.8 miles. This community was settled in 1826 by the Rev. Howell Taylor and his five sons. Haywood County's first schoolhouse was here; it also served as a church. The Taylor Kinfolks Camp Meeting was held here annually for over a century.

Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission.