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Greenbrier, Tennessee
(Sevier County)

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The location of Greenbrier

Welcome to Greenbrier ...

So far, we have found very little information about Greenbrier. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Greenbrier to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Greenbrier, please Contact Us.

Greenbrier would have been located within present day Sevier County.

The location of Greenbrier has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

While the community is gone, the present day location for Greenbrier is 1,780 feet [543 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: The area where Greenbrier was located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Greenbrier would have been located in the (865) area code.

Communities Also Named Greenbrier ...

While we believe that this Greenbrier is located in Sevier County, we know of another 3 Tennessee communities named Greenbrier. Those communities are located in the following counties: Cheatham, Robertson and Williamson County.

Beyond Tennessee, there are 31 communities that are also named Greenbrier - they are located in Alabama (3), Arkansas, Georgia (2), Illinois, Indiana (2), Kentucky (2), Maryland (5), Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina (3), Ohio, Pennsylvania (3), South Carolina, Virginia and West Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Greenbrier.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Greenbrier. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Greenbrier. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Greenbrier.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Greenbrier:

Communities near Greenbrier ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Maryville   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the West (W) of Greenbrier

Located in Blount County

Sevierville   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Greenbrier

Seymour Heights   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Greenbrier

Cowan Springs   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Greenbrier

Located in Blount County

Pigeon Forge   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Greenbrier

Harrisburg   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Greenbrier

Rocky Branch   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West (W) of Greenbrier

Located in Blount County

Eagleton Village   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Greenbrier

Located in Blount County

Gatlinburg   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of Greenbrier

Kimberlin Heights   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North (N) of Greenbrier

Located in Knox County

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Greenbrier.

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Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Greenbrier, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Greenbrier - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Greenbrier) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Greenbrier. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.6834, Longitude: -83.6385     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Greenbrier have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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