Jessee's Mill

Jessee's Mill (HM1PME)

Location: Lebanon, VA 24266 Russell County
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N 36° 53.026', W 82° 9.296'

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Jessee's mill is 2.5 miles north on Jessee's Mill
Road. The first grindstone mill, mortarless
dam, and millrace were built before 1794.
Jessee, Revolutionary War musician and
infantryman, purchased the mill and lands in
1724. Handmade wooden machinery was
installed before 1814. Grandson Andrew "Jack"
Jessee built The Brick Home in 1878 and in
1890 converted the mill to three stories and
automated roller process machinery. The mill
closed in 1932. The Mill Creek community
also included the church, school,
and general store.

John, wife Frankey Lea
and some of their
15 children are buried one
mile east-northeast of the mill
At 36° 55' 45" N, 82° 09' 23" W. Most
American Jessees are their descendants.
Year Placed2004
Placed ByJessee Historical Foundation
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, November 28th, 2015 at 5:01pm PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 397080 N 4082600
Decimal Degrees36.88376667, -82.15493333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 36° 53.026', W 82° 9.296'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds36° 53' 1.56" N, 82° 9' 17.76" W
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Area Code(s)276
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Trail of the Lonesome Pine, Lebanon VA 24266, US
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