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‘Genealogy of the Shults Family, Emert’s Cove, Sevier County, Tenn. By [Nora Shults Proffitt?] Gift of Margaret Montgomery.
Scope and Contents ‘Genealogy of the Shults Family, Emert’s Cove, Sevier County, Tenn.’ By [Nora Shults Proffitt?/ Mrs. Creed B. Proffitt] . 5 pp. TS. + one envelope with stamp from Mrs. Creed B. Proffitt, Cosby, Tenn. to Mrs. Walter L. Montgomery, Knoxville, Tenn., postmarked Nov. 12, 1953.
Scope and Contents Genealogy tables: Newman and Wolfenbarger families. Dorothy Newman Millen McDonald.
Identifier: MSC 0013
Scope and Contents Papers of George Lewis Welcker (1892-1965), son of James Henry and Dixie Welcker, and grandson of Charles Freeling and Caroline Mitchell Welcker. Papers include: correspondence between Welcker family members; business correspondence; Capt. J. H. Welcker, Kingston, Tenn., correspondence with Tennessee River Iron Ore and Railway Company of Chattanooga and the East Tennessee Mining Company of Harriman, Tenn., 1887-1892; genealogical correspondence and material, 1912-1930, which belonged to Dixie...
Identifier: MSC 0070
Scope and Contents Genealogical research done by Sara Maurer (Mrs. Roy Maurer) on the Graham, Nenney, Patterson, Rogan, Craig, Wier, and related families. The Graham folder contains a photograph of Cavana-Lee, and old Kyle and Patterson home.
Greene County, Tenn., Account Books (Timber Ridge Store, 1859, 1873-1883; Dr. Jacob Payne Easterly account book; James Edwards Bell diary excerpts, 1862; Bell genealogy & family records). Gift of Jane Crouch Bell Williams.
Identifier: MSC 0305
Scope and Contents Greene County, Tenn., Account Books: (Timber Ridge Store, 1859, 1873-1883; and Dr. Jacob Payne Easterly account book. Also, photocopies of James Edwards Bell diary 1862, excerpts, transcribed; and Bell genealogy & family records.
Scope and Contents Family history by Henry H. Taylor Lengthy printed obituary for H. H. Taylor One typewritten sheet re: H. H. Taylor’s Civil War service Typed history of Nathaniel Taylor 9 photographs in 7 envelopes, mostly portraits of unidentified people
Scope and Contents Hall family genealogy by Caroline S. Hall, 1906. 69 pp. TS Photocopy. Handwritten account of men from Knox County, Tenn., going to Kentucky to join the Union Army in 1862. 1937 handwritten copy by Fannie Hall Beam. 2 pp. Photocopy. August 1863 letter from T. J. Larue (?), Stanford, Ky., to parents. ALS 1 p. Photocopy. 8x10” B&W copy photographs-- ca. 1878 view of Knoxville.
Scope and Contents Hall Family History by Caroline S. Hall (1906) from typed manuscript MS 929.2 Hall;
Identifier: MSC 0696
Scope and Contents Harold L. Cope (1922-1994) Cope died in Akron, Ohio in 1994. His collection of Cope family history was compiled in the later years of his life.
Identifier: MSC 0077
Scope and Contents Harris family papers, 1834-1967. Harris family correspondence from Knox, Jefferson, and Grainger Counties, Tenn. Includes Aug. 3, 1863, letter from Thomas McGuire to wife from Camp Nelson; business correspondence with W. A. Galbraith in Knoxville, Tenn.; genealogical notes on Meek, Fagala, and Turnley families (photocopies of this material placed in Meek, Fagala, and Turnley Genealogy VFs); 1879 program from Dandridge School; The Child’s Paper, Aug. 1874; Thespian Hall (Dandridge, Tenn.)...
Identifier: MSC 0656
Scope and Contents Helen Carroll Collection (genealogy) (unprocessed) Carroll book in box 13
Identifier: MSC 0340
Scope and Contents The F. Robert Henderson Papers contain the supporting data for his book “Henderson: A Smokey Mountain Mystery.” A listing of the contents is with the containers. He also donated the Bible and two photographs to the McClung Historical Collection.
Identifier: MSC 0057
Scope and Contents 4 boxes: Mary Deaderick Duncan’s personal memoirs; family clippings, programs, invitations, etc.; Civil War year memoirs of Adeline McDowell Deaderick (typescript); Henry R. Duncan’s 1911 diploma from Maryville College; Mary Deaderick Duncan’s Home Demonstration Agent material, 1917-1921; University of Tennessee Extension work; Middle Tennessee State Normal School catalog, 1917-1918; Thunderbolt newspapers, 1965-1971 (scattered issues); Henry R. Duncan’s research on Cades Cove, Greenbrier, the...
Identifier: MSC 0909
Scope and Contents Family compiled by Henry R. and Mary D. Duncan. Research includes the following surnames: Shelby, Walker, Woods, Alexander, Anderson, Barringer, Campbell, Deaderick, Duncan, Embree, Hart, Inman, Johnson, Keller, McClung, McDowell, Nance/Nantz, Roberts, Scott
Identifier: MSC 0080
Scope and Contents Genealogical notebooks compiled by Herbert Hitch on the Hitch and Sharp families. Records added to Genealogy vertical files.
Identifier: MSC 0593
Scope and Contents Hugh Allen was a native of Newport, Cocke County, Tennessee. He was a newspaper columnist for the Knoxville News Sentinel for almost thirty-five years. Hugh attended Maryville College and graduated from Pace Business College in New York. His humorous newspaper columns and cartoons were favorite features of the newspaper from 1941 until he retired in 1964. Hugh Allen died on June 11, 1975 at the age of 76 and was buried in Newport Union Cemetery in Cocke County. Boxes 1-5: This collection...
Identifier: MSC 0020
Scope and Contents Hugh Graham (1784-1865) was born in Ireland and came to the United States in 1800. He married Catherine Nenney (1797-1883) of Jefferson County, Tenn. He was a merchant in Tazewell, Claiborne County, Tenn. Papers include: personal letters and legal documents; one volume on the Kyle, Graham, and Nenney families by A A. Kyle; the bulk of the collection is business papers (accounts, bills, notes) of Nenney and Graham Company, the Chrisman and Stuarts Company of Tazewell, and others (most business...
Identifier: MSC 0005
Scope and Contents Papers of Hugh Wheeler Sanford (1879-1961), an industrialist, inventor, financier, and author. Papers date from 1886-1963. He was the son of Edward Jackson and Emma Chavannes Sanford, graduated from Harvard University in 1900, returned to live in Knoxville. He was board chairman of Sanford-Day Iron Works and the Knoxville Metal Products Company and was a director of Fidelity Bankers Trust Company, Kimballs, Inc., Sanford Realty Company, and Manufacturers Acceptance Corporation. During World War...
In Honor of our Grandmothers: Some We Knew and Some We Never Met (Tellico Village Genealogy Club) (2017).
Scope and Contents In Honor of our Grandmothers: Some We Knew and Some We Never Met (Tellico Village Genealogy Club) (2017).
Identifier: MSC 0889
Scope and Contents Genealogical research done by Ina Fields Wayland (Mrs. Charles F. Wayland) (1889-1965) of Knoxville, Tenn. Main families included are Gibbs, McAdoo, Wiley (one folder on William Gibbs McAdoo).
Identifier: MSC 0811
Scope and Contents The Ina Wear Roberts Collection includes the genealogical research and correspondence of Ina Wear Roberts (Mrs. Carl Roberts) of Sevierville, Tenn. The collection focuses on the Wear family of Sevier County and related families. Also, some files on Sevier County subjects. Includes extensive correspondence with co-author of the book, Descendants of East Tennessee Pioneers, Olga Edwards, 1960-1987. A copy of the second edition of Descendants of East Tennessee Pioneers is in folder 66.
Identifier: MSC 0689
Scope and Contents 1) Papers of Inez Giffin. Papers include: condolence letter from George R. Dempster, Feb. 9, 1932; American Red Cross Assistant Program Director/ Social Director General Hospital, Knoxville papers, 1945-1947; correspondence and cards, 1957-1964; Third Baptist Church and William Bright Ford papers, 1889-1929; The Four Fuller Brothers (musical group) autographed photograph; Eugene Williams (paralyzed child) and television set papers, 1954; Miscellaneous, including information on the flag and coat...
Identifier: MSC 0048
Scope and Contents Genealogical research done by Ira N. Chiles on: Chiles, Barker, Blankenship, Brock, Caruthers, Dandridge, Dougherty, Frost, Gustin, Human, Mack, Mitchell, Moore, Plummer, Roberts, Rowe, Skinner, Stearns, Thompson, Thomson families. Includes some original manuscripts and photographs.
Scope and Contents Correspondence of James P. Easterly (Barthville, Okla.) (ca. 1920) and Lewis H. Easterly, Gunnison, Colo. (ca. 1940); and Easterly family genealogy notes. Also, 1916 notice with small photo re: Easterly reunion.
Identifier: MSC 0107
Scope and Contents Family papers of James Robinson Ogden (1837-1891) and his wife Elise Porta Ogden (1846-1930). The Porta family was one of the French Swiss families in Knoxville. Several documents are written in French; most have translations. Documents date from 1845-1946. Includes documents re: baptisms of Francois E.T. Porta and Elise L. Porta; biographical sketch of Francois Louis Porta (1815-1846); original pencil sketch portrait of Francois Louis Porta; James R. Ogden’s recollections of his boyhood in...
Identifier: MSC 0645
Scope and Contents Genealogical files of Jane Gray Buchanan. Primarily on the Thompson family. + 2 boxes of research and photographs for “Early Inns and Taverns of East Tennessee”
Identifier: MSC 0879
Scope and Contents Genealogical research of Jeannette R. Trotter.
Identifier: MSC 0084
Scope and Contents Collection of Fain family papers from East Tennessee. Includes: diaries of Eliza Rhea Anderson Fain (1816-1892), dating from 1834 to 1892; military papers of Richard G. Fain; papers from the Mossy Creek Cotton Mill, 1862-1879; account books, Bible entries for Fain and Anderson families; photographs; almanacs; recipes; slaves to Liberia (folder 31); Rhea family genealogy; Elizabeth Rhea Anderson diary; Hiram Fain diary; patent medicine circulars; ephemera. 11 boxes of processed material....
Identifier: MSC 0608
Scope and Contents Whaley and allied family research, Sevier County, families + books from John R. Whaley, Jr.
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...
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