Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 149 Collections and/or Records:
“A Compilation of Gaines Family Data With Special Emphasis on the lineage of William and Isabella (Pendleton) Gaines.” By Calvin E. Sutherd. 1968. (genealogy)
Scope and Contents “A Compilation of Gaines Family Data With Special Emphasis on the lineage of William and Isabella (Pendleton) Gaines.” By Calvin E. Sutherd. 1968. Manuscript #5 of 5 copies. 169 pp. Carbon TS with 3 B&W snapshots glued in on p. 8. + loose set of pages numbered 157-161 (different from those bound in the volume). Includes table of contents at front of volume.
Account book of Absalom A. Kyle, [Jr.], ca. 1849-1853; Absalom Kyle journal entries, ca. 1861-1862; and Kyle and Graham family records.
Scope and Contents Account book (partial) of Absalom A. Kyle, ca. 1849-1853; journal entries made by Absalom Kyle, Rogersville, Tenn., ca. 1861-1862; and family entries for Absalom Kyle [Jr.] and wife Mary Ann Graham Kyle. Mary Ann Graham Kyle was the daughter of Hugh Graham and Catherine Nenney Graham. Journal entries include purchases of slaves. Inside front cover has account of the death of President Garfield, 1881. Typed index at back of volume. AD 1 vol. [80 pp.] (some pages loose).
Dates: circa 1849-1862
Identifier: MSC 0612
Scope and Contents Material donated to the Acuff Family Archives. Card in Genealogy VF drawer reads ‘Acuff--MS-Acuff Archives.’ Collection includes: “Acuff Correspondence and Research Data, 1970-72, Sections I & II” donated by Wilford Buel Acuff of Bloomington, Ind. 1 vol.; “Descendants of John D. Acuff” by Herbert Jones. 1 vol.
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.
Identifier: MSC 0163
Scope and Contents Aileen Seilaz (1901-1983) worked in Hollywood, California as a story analyst for Universal International Studios in the 1920s. The collection includes some material from motion picture industry of that time. There are also some examples of illustrations from Aileen’s sister Louise Seilaz (1903-1983). Victor Seilaz was a Knoxville businessman who was associated with the Seilaz Cafe, the Colonial Hotel, and the Star Laundry Company. Genealogical material on the Seilaz family; Gourley family;...
Identifier: MSC 0071
Scope and Contents Genealogical research done by Alton Greene of Sanger, Texas, on the Greene, Marion, and related families. Many of the families were from Hancock County Tenn. See finding aid for list of names.
Identifier: MSC 0082
An Historical Account of the Families of John and Elizabeth Upton McCammon, Jonathan and Elizabeth Cunningham Pickel and William and Eliza E. E. Pickel McCammon...1757-1937. By W. A. McCammon (genealogy)
Scope and Contents An Historical Account of the Families of John and Elizabeth Upton McCammon, Jonathan and Elizabeth Cunningham Pickel and William and Eliza E. E. Pickel McCammon with Complete Genealogical Record of the William and Eliza E. E. Pickel McCammon Family, 1757-1937. By W. A. McCammon. Denver, Colo. 1937. Typed manuscript. 39 pp. + 15 p. index.
Identifier: MSC 0878
Scope and Contents This collection consists of genealogical research done by Anthony R. Trent of Jefferson City, Tennessee. The surnames included are Ballinger, Clawson, Cockrum, Denton, Odom, Romine, Travis, Trent, Trogdon and Vineyard. The ten folders are housed in one box. The pages are not stamped but have a banner with ‘Anthony R. Trent’ printed across each page. Folder 1: Ballinger. Descendants of Moses Sr. Ballinger. 149 pp. Folder 2: Clawson. Descendants of William Clawson. 70 pp. Folder 3: Cockrum....
Scope and Contents Archibald Glascock of Fauquier County, Va., and Washington County, Tenn. By Kenyon Stevenson, Hudson, Ohio TS 14 pp.
Beals of Hawkins County, Tennessee: and Related Lines of Bertram (Potram), Booth, Kufer (Kiefer) and Lilburn, compiled by Dixie L. McCrary.
Scope and Contents Beals of Hawkins County, Tennessee: and Related Lines of Bertram (Potram), Booth, Kufer (Kiefer) and Lilburn, compiled by Dixie L. McCrary.
Identifier: MSC 0877
Scope and Contents Genealogical information on numerous families, collected by Bert Thompson. Sheets are arranged alphabetically by surname in a notebook. The research includes the following surnames: ALDEN, ANDREWS, BALDEWYN, BALDWIN, BARNES, BARRON, BEMIS, BISHOP, BLISS, BLOTT, BOYD, BUCKINGHAM, BURNAP, CHAPMAN, CLARK, DIMOND, EDWARDS, ELY, FORD, FRENCH, GALLOP (GALLUP), GARRITY, GIBSON, GRENELLE, GRINNELL, GRISWOLD, HANAFEE, HAVELY, HICKS, HODGES, HOSMER, JACK, KIRTLAND, LAKE, LAWRENCE, LEONARD, LIONG,...
Scope and Contents Will E. Parham (1860-1946) was a woolen mill operator, a state legislator, and chairman of the Blount County Court for many years. He was considered “the Blount County historian” before such an office existed officially and spent many years researching the history and the family history of Blount County. February 9,1945, letter from Blair Jones, Pell City, Ala., to W. E. Parham, Maryville, Tenn. Typed letter, signed. 1 pc. on Mays & Jones letterhead. Re: Taylor family research. Stamped Will...
Identifier: MSC 0376
Identifier: MSC 0453
Scope and Contents Photographs and papers related to the Boyd and Barton families of East Tennessee. Box 1 includes handwritten Mason genealogy, possibly by Sue Boyd, tracing family from 1773-1891; Sue Boyd autograph album collecting signatures and notes from 1860-1863, including a note from “Cousin Belle Boyd”; Sue Boyd Barton letter to H.L. McClung dated July 1, 1924, including a mention of a gift of a black locust mallet cut from part of the foundation of Blount House; Boyd family photos, including some from...
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...
Identifier: MSC 0649
Scope and Contents Genealogy on the Burkhardt family (lines of Peter Burkhardt, James Monroe Burkhardt, and Nathan Leslie Burkhardt, D.D.S.), Knox County, Tenn. Research done by Ina Fields Wayland. 26 folders.
Identifier: PAS 0008
Scope and Contents C.A. Ogden photograph album. Includes pictures of: Albertine Bolli Lyons; Arthur Lyons; Ethel Lyons; Alice Ogden Wooley; James Ogden (1809-1894) and wife Catherine Robinson Ogden (1813-1870); William Ogden, Elise Porta Bolli (2); Adele Bolli Ogden; Samuel R. Ogden; John Thomas “Tom” Ogden; James Henry Ogden; Alice Sterchi?; Albert Chavannes family; Catherine R. Ogden; Alfred T. Ogden; Alfred Ogden and wife Katherine Trecartin Ogden; Alfred & Elise ‘Lizzie’ Buffat; Emmanual and Mary...
Dates: 1870 - 1890; 1938 - 1970
Identifier: MSC 0289
Identifier: MSC 0116
Scope and Contents The Charles Floyd Shipe Papers consist primarily of the letters written by Floyd Shipe to his wife Ruth Caroline Fowler Shipe during World War II. Floyd Shipe was born on June 6, 1909, in Knox County, Tennessee, and died on March 25, 1993. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps from May 1942 until September 1945, and he wrote to his wife nearly every day. The Shipes lived near Halls Cross Roads in Knox County, Tennessee. The contents of the letters cover issues of health, finance, farming, weather,...
Identifier: MSC 0178
Scope and Contents Collection includes: Seymour family history; philosophical papers of Charles Milne Seymour; Knoxville Library correspondence, 1949-1956; selection of new U.T. president, 1946-47, 1950; St. John’s Episcopal Church history and notes. Notes on St. John’s centennial celebration in 1946 received from Digby Seymour, April 16, 1980.
Identifier: MSC 0051
Scope and Contents Genealogical research and correspondence on Campbell, Christian, Cowan, Humes, MacDonald, Mathes, Overton, Ramsey, and White families. + manuscript material dealing mostly with Knoxville land transactions of Hugh A.M., White heirs, C. M. McGhee, and James D. Cowan, 1856-1924. + transcription of April 1816 Hopewell Church Session Book, Dandridge, Tenn.
Chrisman Lewis, blacksmith ledger, ca. 1850-1866. Blanche, Cherokee County, Ala. (Donated by James Crye and Clydie Crye).
Scope and Contents Chrisman Lewis blacksmith ledger, ca. 1850-1866. Blanche, Cherokee County, Ala. 1 vol. (some loose pages; masking tape on cover). + Photocopies of ‘Descendants of Chrisman Lewis’ and information on the Lewis Family by Charles Lewis. This Lewis Family is related to the Lewis family of the John Lewis Bible in the McClung Collection. Chrisman Lewis was born in Jefferson County, Tenn., in 1812. He married Anna Webb on July 18, 1839, and moved to Cherokee County, Ala., near Gaylesville first and...
Identifier: MSC 0135
Scope and Contents The Christine Moon Armstrong Collection includes the genealogical research and correspondence of Laura Christine Moon Armstrong (Mrs. Frederick Emil Armstrong, Sr.) (1911-1994), of Tucson, Arizona. Christine Moon Armstrong was a descendant of William Moon (1744-1822). The bulk of the collection centers on the Moon family, and within the Moon surname it is arranged as follows: by individuals; family data; notebooks; Moon and other surnames; geographical divisions; genealogical correspondence;...
Scope and Contents The Civil War diary of Edwin L. Hayes, N.J. (photocopy) + his Civil War service record, pension forms, etc. + 1 page of Hayes genealogy.
Identifier: MSC 0884
Scope and Contents Research by Clarence Vance on the Vance and related families. Mr. Vance died on May 13, 1980. His material was delivered to Lawson McGhee Library, along with a desk and lamp (used by McClung Collection staff), and a small filing cabinet.
Identifier: MSC 0292
Scope and Contents Clovis H. Brakebill research on the Brakebill, Crutcher, Cromer & allied families.
Identifier: MSC 0668
Scope and Contents Cruze/Cruse/Crews family sheets. (Many photocopies). Each sheet stamped with McClung Collection stamp in green ink.
David Babelay’s 1997 Christmas letter and Bertha Pierce McCampbell’s family notes from Christmases, 1914-1924.
Scope and Contents David Babelay’s 1997 Christmas letter (5 pp., much about family research) and Bertha Pierce McCampbell’s family notes from Christmases, 1914-1924 (typescript), + note about family toys on exhibit and one page of photocopied pictures featuring the toys.
Dates: 1914-1924; 1997
David Rice letter, October 20, 1798; Rice, Brewer and Montgomery family information (Gift of L.D. Brewer) (genealogy)
Identifier: MM.1979.025 a&b
Scope and Contents MM.1979.025a contains: October 20, 1798 letter from David Rice, Greeneville, to “Aunt & Uncle” [Philip Brewer, Bedford, Va.). ALS 1 p. Mentions treaty with Indians, family coming to Tenn. A transcribed copy of this letter is in MM.1979.025b and should be used for research and copying. MM.1979.025b contains genealogical information on the Rice, Brewer, and Montgomery families. Folder also contains a transcribed copy of the 1798 letter in MM.1979.025a.