Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Pioneer Cemetery



Marker ID: THC 3G 21
Location: on Tennessee Route 55, Lynchburg, TN
County: Moore
Coordinates: N 35° 17.859    W 086° 21.906
  35.29765    -86.3651
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None
 



Text:

About 100 yds east is this cemetery, on land donated by William Stark Smith, a veteran of the Revolution who had been wounded at Brandywine and received a grant hereabouts for his services. Pioneers buried here include John Motlow (1757-1812), who was an officer in the Revolutionary Army.

Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission.