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Fain family

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Fain Family Papers and Documents (Gift of Kathleen Franklin Todd)

Identifier: MSC 0942
Scope and Contents Fain Family material inherited by Kathleen (Kathy) Franklin Todd. Includes newspapers, record books for the Franklin Bible Class of New Providence Presbyterian Church in Maryville, Tenn., deeds and other legal documents, portraits of Eliza Ruth Moore Fain and George Alexander Fain, the scrapbook of Ollie Lee Fain Franklin (souvenir cards, birthday cards, illustrations, and Confederate States of American $20 bill pasted into back; plus unsigned watercolor), and 1904 pocket business diary of...
Dates: 1860s-1910s

John D. Gillespie Research.

Identifier: MSC 0069
Scope and Contents

Research on the Gillespie and Fain families (mostly photocopies, many from printed sources) and copy of “Amaranth- Plantation Memories of a Person of No Importance” by (Annie Booth?) later Mrs. Sam McKinney, Knoxville, Tenn. About the Booth family on Oakley Plantation, Warren County., Miss. 57 pp. Photocopy.

Dates: 1920-1980

John N. Fain Collection.

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....
Dates: 1816-1892

The Fain Family compiled by Frank Bachman Fain.

Identifier: MSC 0211
Scope and Contents

Fain Collection compiled by Frank Bachman Fain in 12 volumes with an index. The collection also includes some correspondence and notes. The collection was microfilmed by the Tennessee State Library and Archives in 1979 and is also available on microfilm in the library. Frank B. Fain relied heavily on the family research done earlier by William D. Fain (1813-1888).

Dates: 1971-1979

William D. Fain Collection .

Identifier: MSC 0210
Scope and Contents

William D. Fain Collection” two journals “Records of William Deaderick Fain, 1813-1888” and “Family Records of William Deaderick Fain, 1813-1888)

Dates: 1813-1888