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Cocke County, Tenn. Sinking Creek Deeds, 1816-1857. Some surnames on deeds: Bacon, Carter, Dewitt, Gorman, Hill, Jobe, Rodgers.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.2011.026

Scope and Contents

Tenn., Cocke Co., Sinking Creek Land Document Group. The next (7) items are offered as a group. Tenn., Cocke Co. 1845. Land sale of Jos. Rutherford to Rhoda Jobe, 102 acres. Signed by clerk John Gorman in Newport. Witnessed by Alfred Cocram and Cyrus W.? 4 pgs. Tenn., Cocke Co. 1839, Land indenture to Jos. Rutherford by Geo. W., William and Ephraim C. Carter. 2 parcels of land near Sinking Creek. Land grants of Wm. Collector and John Rodgers, and Henry Nave and Dutch field property. Signed by all the Carters. 2 pgs. Tenn., Cocke Co. 1846, land bond of Richard DeWitt to Jos. Rutherford. Mill Place, Sinking Creek. Signed by DeWitt, Wm. Ogden, and Harris E. DeWitt. 1 pg. Tenn., Cocke Co. 1816, land indenture of Wm. Collector to Wesley Harrison, 102 acres, south of Pidgeon on Sinking Creek. Signed by clerk W. Garrett and Collector. 2 pgs. Tenn., Cocke Co. 1847 land indenture of Geo. Carter, Wm. Carter, and Ephraim Carter to Jos. Rutherford, land known as DeWitts Mill Place on Sinking Creek. Old Henry Nave land grant property, next to Sam Jack land grant. Signed by L. D.Porter, John P. Taylor, the Carters, Wm. Jack and T. S. Gorman. This sale was for 210 acres. 4 pgs. Tenn., Cocke Co. 1857 land indenture of T. S. Gorman to Jos. Rutherford. Old Rhoda Jobe property. 102 acres, old land grant area mentioned above. Signed by Jos .G. Michaun, C. Brinkley, L. D. Porter, Wm. H. Wood. 4 pgs. Tenn., Cocke Co. 1851, land indenture of Geo. Sisk to W. C. Hill, Hugh M. Rinehart. Signed by John Gorman, Sisk, N. N. Bacon.

Dates

  • 1816-1857

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

7 mss deeds

Title
Cocke County, Tenn. Sinking Creek Deeds, 1816-1857. Some surnames on deeds: Bacon, Carter, Dewitt, Gorman, Hill, Jobe, Rodgers.
Language of description
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Script of description
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Repository Details

Part of the Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection Repository

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