Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Forks of the Little Pigeon Cemetery



Marker ID:  
Location: Emert St., Sevierville, TN
County: Sevier
Coordinates: N 35° 52.154    W 083° 33.741
  35.86923333    -83.56235
Style: Mounted **
Waymark: None
 



Text:

This churchyard is one of the oldest Baptist churchyards in Tennessee, (Established in 1789). It is the final resting place for many prominent pioneers. Deeded to the City of Sevierville by The First Baptist Church of Sevierville in 1975. It was preserved and made into a quiet mini-park during the Nation's American Revolution Bicentennial Celebration, Through combined efforts of The City, Sevier County A.R.B.C., Tennessee A.R.B.C., A.R.B.A., and Civic Clubs. Dedicated July 4, 1976