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David Babelay Collection (Genealogy & History).

Identifier: MSC 0483
Scope and Contents David Babelay (1941-2000) is most noted for his deep research into the origins of Knoxville’s French-Swiss community. His book “They Trusted and Were Delivered: The French-Swiss of Knoxville, Tennessee,” published in two volumes in 1988, was authoritative and encyclopedic in its coverage. David launched his research into the French Swiss early and in depth. He learned to speak and read French and traveled to Switzerland a number of times. He adopted this project on the French Swiss at the first...
Dates: 1840-2000

Donald B. Reagan Collection--Knox County Families.

Identifier: MSC 0575
Scope and Contents Donald B. Reagan Collection--Knox County Families: Cox, Douglas, Julian, Kron, Overton, Morrow, Walker, Walker.
Dates: 1970-2010

Johnson Families Lineages, Knox County, Tenn. (genealogy).

Identifier: MSC 0426
Scope and Contents Johnson Families Lineages, Knox County, Tenn. Complied as part of the SAR Headstone Ceremony for Rev. William and Pvt. Robert Johnson at Stock Creek Baptist Church Cemetery, October 16, 2010. 1 notebook with pages in page protectors. Includes Johnson and allied families, Most information is filled out on a form headed “Reverend William Johnson, Ca. 1735-1814 Descendant Form.” Also includes DNA information and matches. Placed in the McClung Collection by event co-chairperson Gloria Hallmark...
Dates: 2010

Margaret Nolen Nichol Collection.

Identifier: MSC 0445
Scope and Contents Four boxes of genealogy in file folders A-Z by surname; 2 boxes of books, miscellaneous files, and notebooks. Also small box with copies of “Campbell Station: Its Place in Time. Nine Years inside the Station, 1787-1796.” 2 boxes of books and 1 box of files.
Dates: 1970-2005

Mary U. Rothrock Papers.

Identifier: MSC 0242
Scope and Contents Mary Utopia Rothrock (1890-1976) papers. Weeded by Miss Rothrock before donation. Subject divisions include: Biographical material; library; speeches, writings and publishing; history textbooks; historical research; Tennessee Historical Commission; historic preservation; McClung Collection; East Tennessee Historical Society; other historical societies; hereditary societies and groups; Rothrock genealogy; correspondence and papers; diaries and calendars; person papers--property holdings,...
Dates: 1908-1974

Olivia P. Brisbin Gift.

Identifier: MM.1985.011
Scope and Contents Sept. 24, 1801, surveyor’s map showing part of Grainger, Hawkins & Knox Counties. ____ Evans, surveyor. ADS 1 pc. (torn) Aug. 24, 1860, certification of the Campbell Co. (Tenn.) Agricultural and Mechanical Society. Signed by L. P. Williams, secty., Agricultural Bureau. ADS 1 p. James Sterling Smith and Margaret Louise Rutherford Smith family Bible entries. 1870s and later. (Donor’s note: they lived in Harrogate and Cumberland Gap). Photostat.
Dates: 1801; 1860-1880