Historic Markers Across Tennessee

First Presbyterian Church

Marker ID: THC 1E 38
Location: Knox County, in Knoxville, in First Presbyterian Church yard
County: Knox
Waymark: None


Founded in 1792, with James White, John Adair and George McNutt founding elders. White, who gave the ground for the Church, is buried here, as are Samuel Carrick, first pastor and president of Blount College, now the University of Tennessee, William Bloun