Your Daniel EMERT, ggg Grandfather was brother to my gggg Elizabeth EMERT b 1783 Emerts Cove, whom m. Rev/Elder John D. ROBERTS;one of their daughters, Mary Elizabeth ROBERTS b 1818 Emerts Cove m. John Andrew "Andy" LINDSEY (son of Wm Jesse LINDSEY and Salina IVY). And 1 of Mary (ROBERTS) & John LINDSEY'S daughters, Margaret Caroline LINDSEY b Apr 1846 was my ggg grandmother of Wears Cove area. I do know that Emerts Cove was named after our ggggg Frederick EMERT, originally spelled EMMOTT EMMERT. His original spelling of name was Frederick E. "I"(Emmott) born in Richmond Twp., Berks County, PA. and was a War Hero "Pennsylvania private Continental Line; Revolutionary War." There is a monument erected to him or so I hear, in Sevier. His tombstone is out here online somewhere - you can try a search at http://www.google.com/
. I live in Maryland and see alot of their records here near the PA line. Also, their mentioned in Pioneers of Old Monocacy River Descendants and alot in Pennsylvania old records. Here's from "In the Shadow of the Smokes" Cemetery book Sevier Co. TN: Emert's Cove Cemetery
Emerts buried in Emert's Cove Cemetery, Sevier County, TN are:
Amanda M. 19 Dec 1859 28 Dec 1861
Daniel 15 Jun 1793 28 Aug 1851 (field stone)
Sarah 18 Oct 1787 6 June 1855
Frederick d. 7 Jan 1829 (field stone)
Frederick 11 Oct 1754 7 Jan 1829
Penn. Pvt. Continental Line;
Frederick Locke 21 May 1819 16 Feb 1908
Nancy McMahan 12 Mar 1820 24 Feb 1857
w/o Frederick L.
Michel Parker 9 Mar 1831 29 Oct 1913
w/o Frederick L.
W.B. 15 Oct 1841 4 Dec 1865
Co. H 9th Tenn Cav.
I'd like to know myself why they changed Emerts Cove to Pittman Center and I know there is a LINDSEY cemetery up behind the Pittman Center and a few miles behind their, as well are where my MYERS had their farms. If you find out Randy, let me know. firstname.lastname@example.org
Also, email me and I'll give you my phone number. Maybe we can stay in touch on this.