Historic Markers Across Tennessee



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Marker ID: THC 3D 38
Location: TN 99, Maury County, 3.4 miles west of junction with TN 50
County: Maury
Coordinates: N 35° 36.816    W 087° 8.464
  35.6136    -87.14106666
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None
 



Text:

About 1 mile south, in 1807, a Presbyterian colony from South Carolina built a log meeting house and established a community around it. A school soon followed. A brick church was built in 1815, the present structure in 1847. Many descendants of the founders are in the present congregation.

Tennessee Historical Commission