Collection Of Early East Tn Deeds And Documents
Large collection of 18th and 19th century Greene County land deeds and documents, over 20 including one document dated June 1827 relating to the Greene County 90th Militia Regiment detailing a fine for dishonorable conduct for Captain David Reed, written by John Bible, a Lieutenant in the War of 1812 and later a Captain of the Tennessee State Militia. The majority of the documents documents detail land purchases between individuals living in Greene County. Other names mentioned in the deeds/documents include John Love, Philip Love, William Kesterson, James Hinson, Edward Reed, David Reed, Charles Reed, Solomon Reed, John Kirk, Laymore Catching, John Bible, Abraham Bible, William Mathis, William and Caroline Bryan and Joseph Kirk. Dates range from 1785 through 1878.
Toning to paper. Folds to paper and some separations at folds.