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Anderson County (Tenn.)

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 13 Collections and/or Records:

Andrew Johnson document, 1864.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.1990.007
Scope and Contents Anderson County, Tenn., commission for eight Justices of the Peace. Signed by Governor Andrew Johnson and Secretary of State Edward East. March 6, 1864. DS 1 pc.
Dates: 1864

Cane Creek Baptist Church Meeting Minutes, 1839-1864.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.1981.011
Scope and Contents Cane Creek Baptist Church Meeting Minutes, January 1839- January 1864. Includes Articles of Faith at front of book. 1 vol. The record book was presented to Pearl Hendren by her father M.H. (Woodie) Hendren in early 1961. It was obtained by him at his grandfather’s (Michael Spessard) sale. The book was received from Elmer E. Hendren, executor of the estate of Pearl Leoda Hendren. It is the original volume of the minutes of the old Hardshell Church of Dutch Valley (Anderson County, Tenn.), known...
Dates: 1839-1864

Deeds and legal papers, Cocke and nearby counties, Tennessee Mining and Mfg. Co., General Oil Gas Corp.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.2013.013
Scope and Contents Materials include: Map – Showing the Property of Tennessee Mining & Mfg. Co. – Knox, Anderson, Morgan, Scott, Campbell Counties. Deeds – for properties in Cocke, Washington, Blount Counties, Town of Newport. Legal papers – for businesses, property, etc. in : North Carolina, Virginia, Tennessee (General Oil Gas Corporation) – interests held in businesses by the family. News clippings – Old Blount Buildings”, “1921 Construction Crew” –Maryville, Tenn., 1965. Photograph: Pigeon River, taken...
Dates: 20th century

Dr. C .B. Lee physician’s ledgers and memorandum books. Gift of Bill Jenkins.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0757
Scope and Contents Dr. C. B. Lee physician’s ledgers and memorandum books, ca. 1884-1916, from the Scarborough community (now Oak Ridge, Anderson County, Tenn). 23 volumes
Dates: circa 1884-1916

Granny Fields Notebook.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.2019.024
Scope and Contents Mary Charlotte Butler (1834-1919) Anderson County, Tenn., married to 1. Alexander Hutson, 2. Samuel Tunnell, 3. John S. Fields. This document is a typescript copy of the original notebook kept by “Granny” Fields kept this notebook of births, deaths, and marriages. The range of dates covers from 1824 to 1940.
Dates: 1824-1940

Leonidas C. and John Chiles Houk Papers.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0010
Scope and Contents Leonidas Campbell Houk (1836-1891), was born in Sevier County, Tenn. He was a lawyer, judge, and congressman. He served in the Union Army from 1861 to 1863. He was circuit judge of the 17th judicial district of Tennessee (1866-1869). Moved to Knoxville in 1870 and was involved in local and national politics. He was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives in 1878 and served until his death in 1891. He was married to Elizabeth Matilda Smith (died 1879) and to Mary Belle Van Rosen. John...
Dates: 1863-1923

Luke Lea, Jr., deed to James and Zachariah Lea. August 10, 1804.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.1999.023
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.
Dates: 1804

Tadlock’s Chapel Records. Transcription of Minutes 1894-1895; Original Minute Book, 1902-1913. Gift of Ann Hewitt Worthington

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Identifier: MSC 0471
Scope and Contents Tadlock’s Chapel Records. Transcription of Minutes 1894-1895 + CD of transcription; Original Minute Book, 1902-1913. Photocopies of 2 photographs with ids. Relates to Worthington Duncan Family Papers described below: 2 notebooks (1 manuscripts; 1 photographs) with detailed descriptive list; Worthington family; Duncan family; Anderson County Tenn; Tadlock’s Chapel, Cumberland Presbyterian Church. The family lived on the present site of Oak Ridge, Tenn. The family cemetery is on government...
Dates: 1894-1913

Willard’s letter to Mother written from Tip, Anderson County, High House, Tenn. Aug. 11, 1901.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.2003.003
Scope and Contents Willard’s (no last name) letter to Mother written from Tip, Anderson County, High House, Tenn. Aug. 11, 1901. ALS 3 pp. (1 pc.), no envelope. Mentions getting mail sent through backwoods P. O.s, no place to cash check, “Jefferson Cruiser” boots arrived by mail, stayed at farmhouse, moving camp to Double Camp Creek.
Dates: 1901

William Ashlock to Obediah Ashlock, deed, 1833.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.1987.012
Scope and Contents January 18, 1833, deed between William Ashlock, Anderson County, Tenn., and Obediah Ashlock for ca. 100 acres of land in Anderson County, Tenn. ADS 1 pc.
Dates: 1833

Worthington Duncan Family Papers. Arranged and described by the donor, Judy Blakely.

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Identifier: MSC 0607
Scope and Contents 2 notebooks (1 manuscripts; 1 photographs) with detailed descriptive list; Worthington family; Duncan family; Anderson County Tenn; Tadlock’s Chapel, Cumberland Presbyterian Church. The family lived on the present site of Oak Ridge, Tenn. The family cemetery is on government property but maintained by the family. Jesse Brown Worthington (1839-1906) and his family founded Tadlock’s Chapel.
Dates: 1794-1969

Zion Hill Baptist Church Minutes, 1874-1915, 1915-1934. Anderson County, Tenn. (Gift of Mrs. L. Estelle Heron)

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0896
Scope and Contents Two minute books of Zion Hill Baptist Church, Anderson County, Tenn. First volume includes 1874-1915: Rules of Decorum and Articles of Faith, 1974. pp. 1-4; Constitution (May 2, 1842), pp. 5-8; List of Members, 1874-1904. pp. 9-25; Minutes, September 2, 1874-July 2, 1915. 1 volume. 312 pp. Second volume includes 1915-1934. List of Members in front, followed by Minutes, October 2, 1915-April 2, 1934.
Dates: 1874-1934