John Sevier Farmstead

John Sevier Farmstead (HM16GQ)

Location: Knoxville, TN 37920 Knox County
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N 35° 53.966', W 83° 52.35'

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Marble Springs was the farmstead of John Sevier. Tennessee's first governor (1796-1801 and 1803-1809). While Sevier used the farm as a retreat where he entertained guests, it was originally a frontier station used by immigrants on the trace from the mouth of the French Broad to the lower settlements of Nine Mile and Pistol Creeks.
HM NumberHM16GQ
Marker Number1E-80
Placed ByTennessee Historical Commission
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Date Added Sunday, September 21st, 2014 at 7:59am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 240745 N 3976606
Decimal Degrees35.89943333, -83.87250000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 53.966', W 83° 52.35'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 53' 57.96" N, 83° 52' 21.00" W
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Area Code(s)865
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1100-1120 W Governor John Sevier Hwy, Knoxville TN 37920, US
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