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Blount County Tenn. Land Grant and Deeds.

 Collection
Identifier: QMM.2019.001
Scope and Contents Blount County Tenn. Land Grant #2529 to John Rider for 200 acres in 1812 signed by Willie Blount and survey #344 for this property (attached) dated 8 July 1807. Survey for 6 acres dated 16 July 1816 adjacent to 200 acre tract. Blount County Tenn. Deed for sale of tract 132 acres on Bakers Creek dated 6 December 1828 and original cover for the folded document. Receipt for registration of this deed dated 7 June 1831 signed by Jac. F. Foute. Settlement with heirs of Eli Johnson dated 29...
Dates: 1808; 1812; 1816; 1828; 1831; 1884

Deeds and legal papers, Cocke and nearby counties, Tennessee Mining and Mfg. Co., General Oil Gas Corp.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.2013.013
Scope and Contents Materials include: Map – Showing the Property of Tennessee Mining & Mfg. Co. – Knox, Anderson, Morgan, Scott, Campbell Counties. Deeds – for properties in Cocke, Washington, Blount Counties, Town of Newport. Legal papers – for businesses, property, etc. in : North Carolina, Virginia, Tennessee (General Oil Gas Corporation) – interests held in businesses by the family. News clippings – Old Blount Buildings”, “1921 Construction Crew” –Maryville, Tenn., 1965. Photograph: Pigeon River, taken...
Dates: 20th century

Jesse Brown (1776-1847) Family Papers.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0303
Scope and Contents Family papers of Jesse Brown (1776-1847) of Washington County, Va., and Carter County, Tenn., and descendants, especially Jesse Brown's son Elijah Brown (1817-1891) of Blount County, Tenn., as well as his family and descendants. The gift includes four Bibles, three having family records (Jesse Brown, Enoch Dexter Brown, and W. R. Hood-S. A. Rule). The collection includes a handmade record book on Jesse Brown's family, as well as land transaction documents regarding tracts in the following...
Dates: 1803-1952

Lewis Jones (Blount County) Documents

 Collection
Identifier: MM.2020.002
Scope and Contents

Miscellaneous documents related to Lewis Jones of Blount County (Tenn.) including deeds, documents of his standing in the Methodist Episcopal Church, receipt, James P Pearman and Matilda Linkliter (?) marriage license (1829)

Dates: 1803 - 1901

McCampbell Papers and Blount County, Tenn., entry books (1820s; 1839-1856; 1860-1897)

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0133
Scope and Contents Business papers of E. S. Hodges of Knoxville; 1865 invoices from New York to Yett & Hogges (Hodges?), Sevierville, Tenn.; correspondence between Andrew McCampbell of East Tennessee and his sister Margaret J. McCampbell of Mississippi; genealogical papers of Ella Jane Oldham McCampbell of Knoxville; Blount County, Tenn., Entry Books for 1820s, 1839-1854, and 1860-1897; Deed lists for G-X (A-F and YZ are missing). Earliest document is January 26, 1795, deed between John Adair and Andrew...
Dates: 1795; 1820-1897

W. M. and H. T. Cox deed relinquishment, 1856.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.1985.002
Scope and Contents

W. M. and H. T. Cox deed relinquishment to David Bright. Blount County, Tenn. 1856. ADS 1 pc.

Dates: 1856

Will E. Parham, Blount County (Tenn.) Deeds

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0331
Scope and Contents

Typewritten abstracts of Blount County Deeds. Arranged alphabetically. Will E. Parham (1860-1946) was a woolen mill operator, a state legislator, and chairman of the Blount County Court for many years. He was considered “the Blount County historian” before such an office existed officially and spent many years researching the history and the family history of Blount County

Dates: 1790-1865