Historic Markers Across Tennessee

Forks of Little Pigeon Church

Marker ID: THC 1C 14
Location: on Emert Ave., Sevierville, TN
County: Sevier
Coordinates: N 35° 52.154    W 083° 33.74
  35.86923333    -83.56233333
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM5KH0


100 yards N.E. this Baptist Church. established 1789, was reportedly the first of any denomination in Sevier County. Spencer Clack, a Revolutionary veteran, was first church clerk; Richard Wood first pastor until his death in 1831. The church has moved to new location; the old cemetery remains.

Erected by Tennessee Historical commission.