Tenasee Cherokee Village

Tenasee Cherokee Village (HM10HP)

Location: Vonore, TN 37885 Monroe County
Country: United States of America

N 35° 31.976', W 84° 6.313'

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Near here on the bank of the now-flooded Little Tennessee River was the Cherokee Indian village of Tenasee. Probably established in the 17th century, by 1753 it had been overshadowed by Chota, the principal political center during the latter half of the 18th century. Lt. Timberlake's 1762 map of this area gives the spelling of the village at Tennessee — the first known use of our state's name in its current form.
HM NumberHM10HP
Marker Number1F 36
Placed ByTennessee Historical Commission
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Date Added Sunday, October 26th, 2014 at 7:13pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 762466 N 3936001
Decimal Degrees35.53293333, -84.10521667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 31.976', W 84° 6.313'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 31' 58.56" N, 84° 6' 18.78" W
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Area Code(s)423
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1709-1799 Citico Rd, Vonore TN 37885, US
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