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Timothy Acuff
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Birth: 1738
Culpeper County
Virginia, USA
Death: Oct. 5, 1823
Sullivan County
Tennessee, USA

Acuff Chapel was the first Methodist church established west of the Appalachian Mountains in what later became the state of Tennessee. It was built in 1786 and is located on highway 126 near Blountville.Sarah Capps contributed the additional bio below: Here is an interesting note: Timothy Acuff's father was Christopher C. Ascough of Middlesex Co., Virginia(born in 1699). His mother was Sarah Winn Ascough, born in 1698 in Virginia. He had an older brother, Christopher Ascough, Jr who was born aft 1721 and starting with Timothy and on down with his other siblings they had changed the name to acuff for some reason. His other siblings were Jane Acuff (she married Joseph "Jobe" Breeden), John Acuff, Sr and Cain Acuff.
He was a Revolutionary War Patriot
 
 
Note: For whom Acuff Chapel was named
 
Burial:
Acuff Cemetery
Blountville
Sullivan County
Tennessee, USA
 
Created by: Tom Denardo
Record added: Jul 24, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7706146
Timothy Acuff
Added by: Tom Denardo
 
Timothy Acuff
Added by: Tom Denardo
 
Timothy Acuff
Added by: Tom Denardo
 
 
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Honoring Timothy Acuff, DAR Ancestor Number A000349
- Vonnie Cantrell
 Added: Sep. 10, 2014
My ancestor of a direct line. May you rest in Gods Peace.
- Terrie Acuff Grenier
 Added: Apr. 9, 2014

- Sarah Capps
 Added: Feb. 20, 2009
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