Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 100 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents Deed between Luke Lea, Jr., Knox County, Tenn., and James Lea of Jefferson County, Tenn., and Zachariah Lea of Anderson County, Tenn., for 640 acres in Anderson County, Tenn. August 10, 1804. ADS 1 pc.
Scope and Contents Deed from Martin Luttrell to William Campbell for 100 acres in Roane County, Tenn. January 3, 1820. James Temple and William Gilbreath, witnesses. ADS 1 pc.
Identifier: MSC 0133
Scope and Contents Business papers of E. S. Hodges of Knoxville; 1865 invoices from New York to Yett & Hogges (Hodges?), Sevierville, Tenn.; correspondence between Andrew McCampbell of East Tennessee and his sister Margaret J. McCampbell of Mississippi; genealogical papers of Ella Jane Oldham McCampbell of Knoxville; Blount County, Tenn., Entry Books for 1820s, 1839-1854, and 1860-1897; Deed lists for G-X (A-F and YZ are missing). Earliest document is January 26, 1795, deed between John Adair and Andrew...
Dates: 1795; 1820-1897
Scope and Contents September 3, 1842, copy of deed between Matthew McClung & Hugh L. McClung, executors of Charles McClung, Sr., deceased, and Matthew McClung & John McGee, executors of Charles McClung, Jr., deceased, and Landon Elliott. For land in Scott County, Va. (part of Hugh McClung’s 43,000 acre grant. AD 1 p. Photocopy May 30, 1844, copy of deed between the above names parties for land in Scott County, Va. (part of Hugh McClung’s 43,000 acre grant. AD 1 p. Photocopy
Scope and Contents Bill of Complaint to Judge O. P. Temple, Jacob Widner, John R. Beak, J. A. Pickens, and S. W. Randles of Sevier County and W. F. Nichols of Jefferson County vs Isaac McMahan and W. Y. Henderson, administrators of the estate of Samuel McMahan decd, both citizens of Sevier County, suit against sureties for Sevier County Sheriff James M. McCroskey  [4 pp., incomplete document]. Deed from Mrs. Jama Franklin (Mrs. William A.), Irene Sharp and Ruth Sharp (both unmarried) to Cleo Burchfiel,...
Identifier: MSC 0534
Scope and Contents The McMahan Papers,1829-1923, contain documents of T. W. McMahan in Sevier County, Tenn. The collection contains original manuscripts, documents, two poems by Louisa Walker, and one issue of the Republican Semi-Weekly, Sevierville, Tenn., newspaper (August 22, 1885). Also: August 1862 Volunteer Descriptive List and Account of Pay and Clothing for Private Joseph F. McClurg
Scope and Contents Moses Long deed to Robertson Fain for 84.75 acres of land in Sevier County, Tenn. February 13, 1824. ADS 1 p.
Identifier: MSC 0851
Scope and Contents Patrick Sullivan was born in Kerry County, Ireland, on August 9, 1841, and moved to America with his family. In 1850 the family settled in Rogersville, Tenn. Patrick Sullivan moved to Knoxville, Tenn, in 1853 and lived there until his death in June 1925. During the Civil War he served as a soldier with the Union Army. After the war he went into the saloon business in Knoxville, operating a saloon on the corner of Central & Jackson. After living in Knoxville for 71 years, Patrick Sullivan...
Identifier: MSC 0302
Scope and Contents 35 documents dating from 1801-1929, most re: Robert B. Reynolds, Knoxville. Includes : correspondence to Churchwell & Reynolds; correspondence to and/or from ___ Wallace, Wm. Gammon, Benjamin Crawford, L. P. Roberts, David Patterson, Jacob Rogers & Sons, Henry Stanton, J. P. Evans, Arthur R. Crozier, P. D. Gates, J. C. Ramsey, F. L. Reynolds, Mrs. R. B. Reynolds, R. R. Pate, George Rupert Reynolds; politics; deeds; military papers (R. B. Reynolds served as a Paymaster during the Mexican...
Scope and Contents January 8, 1842 grant 4385 to Richard McClure Hail (Hale?), Ocoee District, for 80 acres of land in Bradley County, Tennessee. Signed by Governor James C. Jones and J. C. Tipton, Register of Ocoee District. DS (pfa = printed form filled in by hand). 1 pc. (tape on back)
Identifier: MSC 0236
Scope and Contents Papers of Robert Houston of Knox County, Tenn,. Ca. 1793-1878. Includes: 1793, 1794, 1795, 1796 appointments of Robert Houston as Knox County Sheriff, signed by William Blount; pardon for Thomas Nelson, 17--; 1803 John Sevier and Robert Houston account; Stokely Donelson land sale certificate signed by F.A. Ramsey, 1800; Receipt from Andrew Jackson, 1803; note from William Blount, 1793; re: subscription to Knoxville Library, 1795; re: cessions of lands from the Indians, 1819; survey of Indian...
Rogers Family Deeds from Claiborne County, Tenn. Ca. 1840-1880. (Gift of Mrs. Zella R. Dallas and Mrs. Eureatha R. Lourens)
Scope and Contents Rogers Family Deeds from Claiborne County, Tenn. Ca. 1840-1880. 6 original items (some torn), no date, 1840-1880 + 1880s copies of deeds from 1810-1843. 1: Undated description of property lines (‘calls’). AD 1 pc. (2 pp.). 2: George Shelter deed to William F. Rogers, Claiborne County, Tenn. Feb. 3, 1840. ADS 1 pc. (2 pp.) +fragment. 3: Amy M. Rogers, executor of Reuben B. Rogers, deed to William F. Rogers. Sept. 3, 1840. ADS 1 document on form (torn in several pcs.). 4: Amy M. Rogers, executor...
Scope and Contents In MM Box 9: 1816 tax receipt, Jacob Schults; 1831 deed between Jacob Schilts and Martin Schults, Claiborne County, Tenn.; 1836 deed between Jacob Schults, Sr., and Jacob Schults, Jr., Claiborne County, Tenn.; 1839 deed between Thomas Hurst and George Schults; 1852 promissory note , George Schults. Oversize Mss. Box 1 contains seven land grants and land entries, 1794-1838. Includes Schults, Blair, Carrell, and Cloud papers.
Identifier: MSC 0171
Scope and Contents 1867 partition deed between William, Winston and Joshua Shipe, Knox County, Tenn. March 6, 1878 warranty deed between Winston and William Shipe, Knox County, Tenn. March 6, 1878 warranty deed between Winston and Joshua Shipe, Knox County, Tenn. August 16, 1894 warranty deed between Diatha Douglass et al. and Jackson Shipe, Knox County, Tenn. + survey drawing.
Scope and Contents Six Stonecipher documents, 1812-1850, 1903. 1. Deed between Daniel Stonecipher and Joseph Stonecipher, both of Roane County, Tenn., for 26 acres [Roane County, Tenn.]. August 28, 1812. ADS 1 pc. 2. Land assignment to Joseph Stonecipher for 3 acres in Roane County, Tenn. November 10, 1814. DS with seal. Signed by Jos. McMinn. 1 document (torn in 6 pcs.) 3. Deed of conveyance between Joseph Stonecipher and Daniel Stonecipher, Morgan County, Tenn., for 13.5 acres in Morgan County. January 13,...
Scope and Contents 1825 deed for 12.5 acres of land between Joseph Stonecipher (“Stine Sipher”) and John Stonecipher, Morgan County, Tenn. ADS 1 pc. (2 pp.); 3 sheets of “Account of things to Metilda, Clark, Melinda, Jesse, and Martin Stonecipher” and to G. W. Galloway. 1868-1878. AD 3 pcs. + added August 2000: “An account of things” to Clark, Rhoda, and Matilda Stinecipher. No date. 3 lists on one pc. (2 pp.).
Dates: 1825, 1868-1878
Identifier: MSC 0231
Scope and Contents Papers of T. H. R. Neal of Knoxville, Tenn. Includes his manuscript book on the Neal-Harbison-Snodgrass-Miller and Related Families (a copy is also on McClung shelves); research on other families, including Graves, Karnes (mostly land and deed research); his papers as Knoxville City Engineer, 1956-1960; World War I material from 117th Infantry, Machine Gun unit; photographic postcard of WWI ship Pocahontas; some photographs; 3 stoneware jugs (found in Knoxville dump); some WWI artifacts; 1962...
Scope and Contents Deed for land in Washington County (Tenn.) to Thomas Johnakin (Jarnagin?). Dated October 4, 1782. Issued by State of North Carolina, signed by Alexander Martain (sic.). 1830 copy. ADS 1 pc. Encased in gauze like fabric.
Scope and Contents Deed between Thomas W. Humes, Knox County, Tenn., and Andrew R. Humes, Knox County, Tenn., for 249 acres and 3 roods. October 4, 1841. AD 3 pp. (1 pc.) This document a copy made February 16, 1866.
Scope and Contents October 4, 1800 land indenture between John Umstead, North Carolina, by his attorney James Grant, Grainger County, Tenn., and Richard Chandler, U. S. Army, Knox County, Tenn., for 1/2 acre in Grainger County.
Scope and Contents Copy of December 16, 1815 letter from W. G. Blount, Knoxville, to Dr. E. Wiatt. Approving his sister’s choice of a husband. 1 p. Copy made by J.C. Febles. April 9, 1816 letter from W. G. Blount, Washington, to the Secretary of the Navy, Washington City. ALS 1 p. Asks for appointment of Henry Stone of Tennessee as a subaltern in the Marine Corps. April 19, 1820 deed between William G. Blount and Edwin Wiatt, both of Knoxville, for lot 18 in Knoxville. ADS 2 pp. November 1, 1824 deed of...
W. H. and J. T. Moffett Papers. New Market, Tenn. 1830s-1880s (Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John Armistead) (Account books).
Identifier: MSC 0789
Scope and Contents W. H. and J. T. Moffett Papers include store accounts, papers, and books , ca. 1830s-1880s, from New Market, Tenn. Most are from W. H. Moffett’s mercantile business, including partnerships with J. S. Moffett, General William Brazelton, and his son J. T. Moffett. Several other subjects include East Tennessee & Virginia Railroad; New Market area; account books; coal kiln; Panther Springs; tax receipts; health and medicine; Moffett & Shields Iron Founders; Andrew McMillan; Wilson &...