Sullivan County

Sullivan County Map

This map is intended for general geographical understanding. It does not provide the specific locations of the farms in order to protect the owners’ privacy. Map Courtesy of Carole Swann, Tennessee Department of Agriculture.

Sullivan County was established in 1780 and was named for General John Sullivan, a New Hampshire Revolutionary War leader. The county seat is Blountville. Sullivan County is also home to Kingsport and Bristol, two of the three “Tri-Cities” of Upper East Tennessee. This farm is also the oldest Century Farm in Tennessee. For more information regarding Sullivan County, please go to the Tennessee Encyclopedia of History & Culture website.

Farm NameCountyDate FoundedSpecial Recognition
A.K. Waterman Farm Sullivan 1872
Akard-Smalling Farm Sullivan 1832
B & G Farm Sullivan 1880
Breeding Family Farm Sullivan 1882
Cedar View Farm Sullivan 1788 Pioneer Century Farm
Denton Farm Sullivan 1793 Pioneer Century Farm
Earhart Farm Sullivan 1860
Elm Circle Farm Sullivan 1860
Fleenor Farm Sullivan 1884
Grass Dale Farm Sullivan 1856