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November 30, 1789, deed between Abraham Fulkeron and Frederick Fulkerson, both of Caswell County, N. C., for 1,000 acres in Green County. AD 2 pp 1857 copy. (Taped, torn).
February 9, 1796, deed from Andrew English, Green County, to John Hunt, Knox County, for land in Knox County, Tenn. Witnessed by Jas. Miller, John Childress, Robert Miller. ADS 1 pc.
Armstrong Family Papers, 1826-1892. Include the papers of Drury P. Armstrong and Robert Houston Armstrong.
January 10, 1811, deed between William Brown and Samuel Eskridge, Roane Co., Tenn., and William D. Neilson of Kingston. For lot #10 in Kingston. Witnessed by Gideon Morgan and Thos. Clark. ADS 1 doc. (in 2 pcs.).
Papers of Charles D. Merritt, Morristown, Tenn. MM-1986-004a: C. D. Merritt Papers, no date, 1874-1882. MM-1986-004b: C. D. Merritt Papers, 1883-1904. Includes ca. 1876 transcription re: J. F. Noe estate; deeds; adoption of daughter, Also includes papers of his widow, Sarah E. (Lizzie), after C. D. Merritt’s death in February 1889. She was in Jefferson County, Tenn. Includes Morristown Mill Co. correspondence re: Merritt Mill Co. debts; deeds.
Box 1: Account books and ledgers; Sunday School Minute book; blank East Tennessee National Bank checkbook; First National Bank (Morristown, Tenn.) deposit books; notebooks, etc. Box 2: Cancelled checks 1901-1911 (bulk 1906-1907); Correspondence; Insurance papers; Deeds; School reports for Nellie Nenney; Business papers; Personal correspondence
Charles McClung - John Lynn deed for land in Anderson County, Tenn. 1817. + James White - Barkley McGee receipt, 1814.
Note to Barkley McGee (sic.) from James White, Brigadier General, re: payment of account. Oct. 11, 1814. ANS 1 pc. (on other side: Oct. 3, 1813, receipt for goods from Thomas Hudson for use by Capt. Robert Lake’s (?) Company of Campbell County Volunteers. Signed by Robert Lakes(?), Capt. ANS 1 p. Fragile. Deed for 100 acres in Anderson County, Tenn., from Charles McClung to John Lynn. February 7, 1817. DS 1 pc. Signed by Chas. McClung and John Gibbs.
August 20, 1832, deed between Clement C. Clay, Madison County, Ala., and Matthew McClung, Knox County, Tenn., for land in Tipton County, Tenn. ADS 5 pp. Re: earlier deed between James W. McClung and James Pleasants, both of Madison County, Ala., for land in Tipton County, Tenn., 1831.
Cocke County, Tenn. Sinking Creek Deeds, 1816-1857. Some surnames on deeds: Bacon, Carter, Dewitt, Gorman, Hill, Jobe, Rodgers.
September 4, 1797 deed between Zachariah Cox of Montgomery County, Georgia and John Sevier of Tennessee. $2, 500.00 paid by John Sevier for 20,000 acres of land described in deed. Printed document with handwritten portions. ADS 1 pc. Signed by Zach. Cox and Mathias Maher. Curved cut on top of document, seal and ribbons at lower right. Tear at lower bottom edge. Zachariah Cox, Mathias Maher, and associates called the Tennessee Company.
Deed, Knox County, Tenn., George Gallaher to William Gallaher for $600 a tract of 200 acres on the south side of Clinch River, being part of the tract on which George Gallaher now lives. Condition: William “not to get full possession until after my decease” Dec. 1834.
Lot no. 11, Block 3, East Fifth Avenue, Elm Wood Land Co., Knoxville, Tenn., sold to B. Leo and Nell Driscoll 1918
Deeds and legal papers, Cocke and nearby counties, Tennessee Mining and Mfg. Co., General Oil Gas Corp.
Dickinson Papers (receipts, notes, Rhea correspondence, deeds and other papers re: Perez Dickinson and James Cowan).
May 13, 1825, deed between Donald McIntosh to Matthew McClung, both of Knox County, Tenn., for a lot in Knoxville. ADS 1 pc. Witnessed by H. L. Mc White and C. [Campbell] Wallace. 1826 notes by Charles McClung and Ja (?) Ramsey.
Ellen McClung Berry Travel Materials consists of items related to the estate of Ellen McClung Berry, with a focus on her trip abroad in the late 1920’s. It includes a travel diary detailing her solo trip around the world from 1927-1928. It also contains a photo album from earlier trips to Italy with her family in the early 1920’s. The collection includes correspondence, manuscripts, journals, and documents involving her parents, as well as genealogy of the McClung family.
Six English deeds (see finding aid for detailed listing). Documents on vellum and parchment, with seals. 1652-1853.
11 documents dating from 1840-1884 re: land in Sullivan County, Tenn. (‘Exchange Place,’ ‘Eden’s Ridge’). John S. Gaines and John Preston are the principle names, other names included are: Joseph C. Rhea, William Emert, Joab Pince(?), Andrew Lessly(?), Alfred and James Miller, Peter Gardner. Itemized calendar of the 11 papers included in the folder.
MM-1983-014 a: F.M. Comer Papers, 1883-1898. MM-1983-014 b: F.M. Comer Papers, 1901-1948. Papers of Francis M. Comer, Campbell County, Tenn., and John F. Comer, Knoxville, Tenn. Papers include: F. M. Comer deeds for land in Campbell County, Tenn., 1883-1890; pension papers for F. M. and J. F. Comer
April 13, 1818 , deed between Nicholas H. S. Fournier heirs (listed) and John Craighead of Knoxville, Tenn. For part of Lot 15, Knoxville. Deed originally made in 1808. AD 3 pp.
June 30, 1764, deed between George Hiett and Nancy Sigfret for 200 acres in Rowan County, N. C. DS 1 pc. (encased in fabric).
Greene County, Tennessee, land records (includes 1792 North Carolina grants)
Papers of Absolom, L. & W., Vicy, and W.C. Grissom, Henderson County, Tenn. 1842, 1876-1923. Mostly deeds of trust.
Records of legal cases tried in East Tennessee Courts. William Hall. Cover says “Hall & Murphy, Justice’s Court, Knox County. Deeds and other legal papers drawn.” 1865-1869. Index at front of volume. 1 handwritten volume.
November 8, 1936, deed between George Hawpe? (Harris?), Franklin County, and Henry Liggett, Roane County, for land in Kingston, Tenn. ADS 1 pc.