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Roane County

... passed two resolutions and then moved the capital back to Knoxville, where it remained until 1826. By the way, in 1845...…

Knox County/Knoxville

Market Square in downtown Knoxville Knox/Knoxville The replica of White's Fort Knoxville was the first capital of Tennessee, the home of... state capital Many places in Tennessee started under a different name. Kn

Hancock County

... well paid. In 1844 citizens of this part of Tennessee employed Knoxville lawyer W. H. Sneed to try to get this...…

Hawkins County

... started in 1791. Oddly enough the paper was called the Knoxville Gazette, and it moved to Knoxville shortly after it was founded. Hawkins County was also the...…

Anderson County

... Clinton (but would have otherwise attended Austin High School in Knoxville) enrolled at Clinton High School in the summer of...…