Historic Markers Across Tennessee

Ramsey House

Marker ID: THC 1E 94
Location: Knox County, on John Sevier Highway at Chapman Highway
County: Knox
Waymark: None


Six miles east is the handsome two-story pink marble and blue limestone house built in 1797 by Francis A. Ramsey (1764-1820), pioneer settler, surveyor, college trustee, banker and public official. Ramsey served under four governments-North Carolina, Stat