Historic Markers Across Tennessee

Treaty of Dumplin Creek

Marker ID: THC 
Location: 3649 Douglas Dam Road, Kodak, TN
County: Sevier
Coordinates: N 35° 58.221    W 083° 37.65
  35.97035    -83.6275
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None


The only treaty made by the state of Franklin was signed here after some negotiation. Commissioners were John Sevier, Alexander Outlaw, and Daniel Kennedy. Signatory Cherokee chiefs were the King of the Cherokees, Ancoo of Chota, Abraham of Chilhowee, The Sturgeon of Tallassee, The Bard of the Valley Towns and some thirty others.

Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission.