Historic Markers Across Tennessee

Forks of Little Pigeon Church

Marker ID: THC 1C 14
Location: on Main St. (US 441) at Forks of the River Parkway, Sevierville, TN
County: Sevier
Coordinates: N 35° 52.165    W 083° 34.05
  35.86941666    -83.5675
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM8HG5


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

Erected by Tennessee Historical commission.