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Avery, Waightstile

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Andrew Jackson Letters, 1788-1814 (photocopies).

Identifier: MM.1981.223
Scope and Contents August 12, 1788, letter from Andrew Jackson to Col. (Waighstill, Waightstile) Avery. ALS 1 p. + attached newspaper clipping. Re: challenge to duel. Gift of Mrs. Louise McNeely, April 23, 1950.(photostat) [1803] letter from Andrew Jackson to John Sevier. Re: challenge to duel. ALS 1 p, FACSIMILE. January 2, 1807, letter from Andrew Jackson to Thomas Stewart. (typed copy) 1 p. re: Orders from Secretary of War + 1920 handwritten note by Jno. W. Gaines; 1918 article by John W. Gaines on Andrew...
Dates: 1788-1814

Waightstile Avery deed, 1802.

Identifier: MM.1981.224
Scope and Contents

June 10, 1802, deed between Waightstile Avery, Burke County, N. C., to Samuel Doak, President of the Martin Academy (later Washington College), Washington County, for land in (present) Carter County, Tenn. Avery gave the land to the school to advance... “literature and useful knowledge.” ADS 1 document. (torn, two oversize pieces). Registration note by Superior Court Judge Andrew Jackson, March 19, 1803.

Dates: 1802