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John Sevier (1810-1862) Family Bible (Gift of Mrs. James A. Lynn) (Bibles)

 Collection
Identifier: FB 0100

Scope and Contents

John Sevier (1810-1862) Family Bible. He was the grandson of Governor John Sevier. Includes original family entries and two sets of additional family records from other Bibles. Also includes one 1859 letter to Daughter from Pa and a loose clipping. Gift of Mrs. James A. Lynn, Memphis, Tenn. This bible is “The Holy Bible Containing the Old and New Testaments”published by McCarty &* Davis in Philadelphia in 1829.

Dates

  • 1829

Conditions Governing Access

Material is available for research. Prior arrangement MUST be made by contacting the Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection at mcclung-archivist@knoxlib.org

Extent

1 box

General

All family records and loose material were photocopied and copies were placed in the Sevier, Wilder, and Knight Genealogy vertical files.
Title
John Sevier (1810-1862) Family Bible (Gift of Mrs. James A. Lynn) (Bibles)
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection Repository

Contact:
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