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Sevier County (Tenn.)

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 59 Collections and/or Records:

Agnes Bowers Jenkins genealogical research.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0720
Scope and Contents

Genealogical research done by Agnes Bowers Jenkins. Some Sevier County names, many photocopies. Surnames include: Householder, Huffaker, Hines, Rose, Clack, Bowers, Boling, Stith, Kennon, Worsham, Randles.

Dates: 1980s-1990s

American Hereford Association Certificate, Tim McMahon, Boyds Creek, Sevier County, Tenn.

 Collection
Identifier: Ephemera 2018.005
Scope and Contents

American Hereford Association Certificate, Tim McMahon, Boyds Creek, Sevier County, Tenn.

Dates: undated

Andrew Jackson McCallie Diary, 1883, and his account book,1860-1868, and Trundles Cross Roads Account Book,1867-1868, kept by Othneil Morton Whittle.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0222
Scope and Contents

1883 diary of Andrew Jackson (A. J.) McCallie (1819-1904), Trundles Cross Roads [Sevier County, Tenn]. 1 vol. (marks and notes in ink were written by Joseph M. McCallie, son of A. J. McCallie); account book of A. J. McCallie, 1860-1868 (living in Bradley County, Tenn.) 1 vol.; Trundles Cross Roads [Sevier County, Tenn.] account book, 1867-1868. According to donor, it was kept by Othneil Morton Whittle (1831-1908). 1 vol.

Dates: 1867-1868; 1883

Archable Duggan Bible (gift of Marion Fanelli).

 Collection
Identifier: FB 0079
Scope and Contents

Bible containing family entries for Archable Duggan (married Anna C. Schults in 1843) and family. Sevier Co., Tenn. 1885 edition of Bible.

Dates: Publication: 1885

Boyd’s Creek Families (Sevier County, Tenn.) by Morton Rose, Jr. (genealogy)

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0556
Scope and Contents In 2005 Morton Rose, Jr., of Knoxville, Tennessee, gave to the McClung Historical Collection a CD containing his research on families of Boyd's Creek in Sevier County, Tennessee. He used the Family Tree Maker program to compile his research. The McClung Collection printed out each page of his work and the copies are housed in 117 folders in three boxes. Each page has been stamped with the name of the collection in green ink. Mr. Rose's provided a four-page explanation of the contents of his...
Dates: 1980-2005

Cannon Family Papers.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0024
Scope and Contents Papers of the family of John Cannon (1744-ca. 1806) and Ann (Nancy) Whitlow Cannon (1747-1830), from Sevier, Knox, Roane, Monroe and Loudon Counties, Tenn. Papers include personal and business correspondence; account books; receipts; bills; pamphlets; and survey maps of parts of Hamilton, Roane, and Monroe Counties. Most of the papers are about John and Ann Cannon’s sons: Robert (1781-1854), a merchant at Philadelphia, Tenn.; John (1779-1864); and William (1771-1868). Robert’s son William...
Dates: 1806-1888

Christian H. Stump and wife (Mary Ann Carmon Stump) of Sevier County [2 crayon art portraits].

 Collection
Identifier: Artwork 2015.001
Scope and Contents

Christian H. Stump and wife (Mary Ann Carmon Stump) of Sevier County [2 crayon art portraits]; Stump was the furniture maker with whom Lewis Buckner worked around 1910. Donor is the descendant (great-granddaughter) of Christian Stump.

Dates: ca. 1900

Clabough Family Bible.

 Collection
Identifier: FB 0071
Scope and Contents

Ca. 1890s Bible containing Clabough family entries (Sevier Co., Tenn). Poor condition.

Dates: Publication: circa 1890

Elkmont Baptist Church record book, 1910-1936.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0357
Scope and Contents

Elkmont Baptist Church (Tenn) record book, January 16, 1910 (Church’s formation) -November 8, 1936. 1 vol. (some loose pages, sheet #205-06 is missing, and there are some inserted loose papers). Pp. 100-111 contain Names of Members and Date Joined. Some additional records are found at the back of the volume, pp. 381-394.

Dates: 1910-1936

Ellis Family Cemetery, Catlettsburg, Tennessee. In memory of Scott Ellis. Compiled by Ken Ellis. (2013?).

 Collection
Identifier: MM.2016.016
Scope and Contents

Ellis Family Cemetery, Catlettsburg, Tennessee. In memory of Scott Ellis. Compiled by Ken Ellis. (2013?).

Dates: 2016

G. A. R. reunion speech, Jones Cove, Sevier County, Tenn. Ca. 1900.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.2002.003
Scope and Contents

G. A. R. reunion speech at Jones Coves, Sevier County, Tenn. Ca. 1900. Unsigned. AD 4 pp. (1 pc.). Mentions the Highlands of Sevier County have always been loyal to the Union, mentions number of Civil War soldiers and battles in Tenn.

Dates: ca, 1900

Gem sized tintype of Silas Whaley

 Collection
Identifier: SPC 2014.018
Scope and Contents

Gem sized tintype of Silas Whaley, Sevier County, Tenn. 1885-1901. 3/4” x 1” In small cut matte with pencil label. Seller identifies Silas as the son of John B. and Olive Theodocia (Bradley) Whaley. 1 tintype in matte.

Dates: 1880s

‘Genealogy of the Shults Family, Emert’s Cove, Sevier County, Tenn. By [Nora Shults Proffitt?] Gift of Margaret Montgomery.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.2004.017
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.

Dates: 1953

Henderson Bible (James P. and Annie E. Burchfiel Henderson Bible) Gift of F. Robert Henderson.

 Collection
Identifier: FB 0045
Scope and Contents

James P. and Annie E. Burchfiel Henderson Bible. Sevier County, Tenn. Copyright 1890. Gift of F. Robert Henderson. Bible cover and spine damaged and have masking tape.

Dates: Publication: 1890

Henderson Photographs (Gift of F. Robert Henderson)

 Collection
Identifier: SPC 2011.012
Scope and Contents

1. SPC 2011.012.001: Believed to be Elijah Henderson and wife (2) in Sevier County, Tenn. On porch. holding Civil War bugle. 2. SPC 2011.012.002: Sally Pickle Henderson with spinning wheel on porch with young neighbor Lura Jane Swan. Taken at the Wears Valley home of the Hendersons. 1897. Knaffl Photo, “The First Lesson.” Oversize copy print with taped ID on back.

Dates: ca. 1890s

Henry Papers, 1791-1855.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.1985.007
Scope and Contents 1. Feb. 13, 1791, North Carolina land grant no. 835 to Hugh Henry for 100 acres in Greene Co. Signed by Alex. Martin. ADS on printed form. 1 pc. (+ portion of broken seal). 2. Aug. 17, 1826, land grant to Hugh Henry for 60 acres in Sevier County, Tenn. Signed by Gov. Wm. Carroll. ADS on printed form. 1 document (torn, 3 pcs.). 3. The division of the Estate of Hugh Henry Deceased between his heirs. Oct. 9, 1849. ADS 1 pc. (torn). 4. Copy of the Division of the Estate of Hugh Henry, Decd. Oct....
Dates: 1791-1855

Hobert Reagan Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: PC 0068
Scope and Contents

b&w negatives from the 1920s-1950s; mostly taken in Sevier County in the Dupont community and in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Dates: 1920-1955

Ina Wear Roberts Collection (genealogy).

 Collection
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.

Dates: 1960-1987

J. R. Rauhuff’s scrapbook of Sevier County, Tenn., obituaries and marriages. Ca. 1901-1908. (scrapbooks)

 Collection
Identifier: MM.1997.022
Scope and Contents

Scrapbook of Sevier County, Tenn. (especially Harrisburg community) obituaries and marriages, ca. 1901-ca. 1908. Kept by J. R. Rauhuff, Harrisburg, Tenn. PHOTOCOPY.

Dates: circa 1901-1908

Jacob Peck’s Notes.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0266
Scope and Contents One bound volume of notes, maps, essays, and articles by Judge Jacob Peck (1779-1869, of Jefferson County, Tenn.). Ca. 1830s-1860s. Subjects include: geology; strata; earthquakes in the United States; mines (precious metals); extracts from Troost’s survey; Peck’s land grants (some with Birdseye); two letters (G. Troost, Nashville, 1840 and A.H.M. ___, Washington College, 185_); the Cumberland Mountains; Blount, Cocke, Davidson, Greene, Jefferson, Sevier, and Washington Counties, (Tenn.) A...
Dates: 1830-1860

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

John H. Reagan Scrapbook. Compiled by B. R. Strong in 1900 on the occasion of his visit to East Tennessee.

 Collection
Identifier: PAS 0091
Scope and Contents

John H. Reagan Scrapbook. Compiled by B. R. Strong in 1900 on the occasion of his visit to East Tennessee.

Dates: 1900

John N. Trotter Civil War diaries. Sevier County,  Tenn. 1864-1865. (Photocopies)

 Collection
Identifier: MM.1978.004
Scope and Contents

Civil War diaries (2) of John N. Trotter, Sevier County, Tenn. 1864-1865. ( Photocopies)

Dates: 1864-1865

John R. Whaley Collection.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0608
Scope and Contents

Whaley and allied family research, Sevier County, families + books from John R. Whaley, Jr.

Dates: 1973-2010

Joseph A. Sharp Collection (Sevier County, Tenn.) (genealogy).

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0354
Scope and Contents

Collection contains research on Sevier County, Tenn., families and subjects. Includes: articles written by Joseph (Joe) A. Sharp, Sevier County Historian, including his notes, research and correspondence with other researchers; newspapers and clippings; photographs; eleven Sevier County Chancery Court cases (saved from destruction by Joe Sharp in August 1951). The collection is divided into four sections: genealogy; subjects; newspapers; Chancery Court cases.

Dates: 1950-1971

J.R. Allen correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: MM.2021.014
Scope and Contents

1) January 19, 1929. Typed letter to E.A. McSpadden (New Market, Tenn.) from J.R. Allen, Sheriff (Sevierville, Tenn.). Recommendation letter for Deputy James L. Butler. Signed. 1pp. 2) February 18, 1929. Typed letter to J.R. Allen, Deputy (Sevierville, Tenn.) from Bank of New Market (Tenn.). Request for collection on three notes - Harmon Loveday, Audrey Franklin, and R.M. Teague. 1pp.

Dates: 1929

Juanita McFall Malone Collection. Research on McFall, Schultz, and allied families. (genealogy).

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0763
Scope and Contents

Research on McFall, Schultz, and allied families done by Mrs. Myrtle Juanita McFall Malone (1926-1998). Most of the research is on the McFall(s) family; other surnames include: Emert(s), Malone, Noland, Shults/Shultz/Schults/Schultz, and Walker. Research is centered on the Wears Valley, Walker Valley, Emerts Cove, and Little Greenbrier areas of Sevier County, Tenn.

Dates: 1970-1998

Judge C. C. Clay receipt, 1818; Barshaba Smith III letter, 1854; H. M. Carr note, 1867; Stover vs. Hammer replevin warrant, 1873; E. P. Gaines letter, 1899; 1928 sympathy acknowledgement from Tyson family.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.1979.030
Scope and Contents 1818 receipt to John & Jos. H. Hodge from Judge C.C. Clay. 1854 letter from Barshaba Smith III to I.L. Etter re: selling sand. 1867 note to Mrs. Martha Poindexter, Quarryville, Hawkins County, Tenn., from H.M. Carr re: claims (fragment). 1873 replevin warrant, Ellis Stover vs. Melville Hammer, Sevier County, Tenn. 1899 letter from E.P. Gaines, Washington, DC, to Sue L. Clotworthy re: father’s sword (+ env. with stamp cut away). 1928 sympathy acknowledgement from the family of General...
Dates: 1818-1928

Land, Timber, Iron and Marble Development Company

 Collection
Identifier: Ephemera 2019.211
Scope and Contents

Ephemera 2019.211a “Descriptive of the lands of The Land, Timber, Iron and Marble Development Co. of Morristown, Tenn., U.S.A.” Circular for investors describing the lands of Cocke and Severe [sic] (Sevier) Counties, Tennessee. Map on reverse. The Land, Timber, Iron and Marble Development Company was located in Room 13, P.O. Building, Dayton, Ohio.

Ephemera 2019.211b Prospectus of The Land, Timber, Iron and Marble Development Company of Morristown, Tenn.

Dates: 1890s

Lewis Buckner historical marker dedication. Sevier County, Tenn. June 17, 1999. (ephemera)

 Collection
Identifier: Ephemera 1999.001
Scope and Contents

Program from the state historical marker for Lewis C. Buckner + sheet of information. Sevier County, Tenn. June 17, 1999. 2 pcs.

Dates: 1999