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Historical Sketches of the Holston Valleys (Virginia: Bland, Wythe, Washington, Smyth; Tennessee: Hawkins, Grainger, Hamblen and Knox Counties.)

Historical Sketches of the Holston Valleys (Virginia: Bland, Wythe, Washington, Smyth; Tennessee: Hawkins, Grainger, Hamblen and Knox Counties.)

by Thomas W. Preston

1926

This 197 page book gives a good history of this area of what is now Tenn. It does not contain family history information.

CONTENTSI THE CHEROKEES

II THE SCOTCH IRISH OF THE HOLSTON VALLEYS

III THE TRANS ALLEGHANY COUNTRY

IV THE BEGINNING OF KINGSPORT

V CHRISTIAN'S CAMPAIGN INTO THE CHEROKEE COUNTRY

VI DUNMORE'S WAR VII THE CHEROKEES ON THE

VIII THE STATE OF FRANKLIN

IX THE FIRST DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE

X LAWS FRAMED BY OUR FOREFATHERS

XI THREE DECISIVE BATTLES

XII GEOLOGY OF THE KINGSPORT DISTRICT

XIII THE UNAKA NATIONAL FOREST

XIV THE CAMP MEETING

XV THE JACKSONS IN SULLIVAN COUNTY .

XVI FRONTIER ROADS

Index:

AARON, Allen, Anderson, Arbuckle, Atta Kula Kula, Avery, Bance, Bells, Blackburn, Blairs, Bledsoe, Boone, Brakin, Breckenridges, Browns, Buchanan, Buford, Byrd, Cage, Cameron, Campbell, Campbells, Carmack, Carter, Caswell, Catlin, Chapman, Chiswell, Christian, CLARK, Clarks, Cobb, COCKE, Coniston, Conway, Cornstalk, Cornwallis, Cox, Cresap, Creswell, Crockett, Cummings, Cummins, Cundiff, Cunninghams, Dickinson, Dickison, Dinwiddie, Doak, Donelson, Dragging Canoe, Duncan, Eden, Edmondson, Ferguson, Fiske, Fleming, Flemings, Frye, Gaines, Gammon, Gibeault, Gist, Goldman, Greathouse, Hamilton, Hardin, Harrison, Helms, Henry, Humble, Ingles, Jackson, Jay, Jefferson, Kincannons, King, Kings, Knox, Lanier, Lard, Lewis, Lewises, Lockridge, Logan, Logans, Looney, MADISON, Martin, Mathews, Maxwell, McClanahan, McDowell, McGavock, McNeil, Montgomery, Murray, Oconosta, Ooskuah, Oo tosse eteh, Patton, Paulin, Pemberton, Pendleton, Phillips, Poages, Preston, Prestons, Priber, Randolph, Raven, Rayetach, Rhea, Rheas, Roberts, Robinson, Robison, Roman, Roosevelt, Russell, Russells, Rutledge, Scidmore,, Scott, Sevier, Sevier, Sharpe, Shelby, Shelbys, Smith, Stalnaker, Stewart, Stuart, Sturm, Sunne Wauh, Talbot, Tarleton, Tassell, Taylor, Terrapin, Terry, Tevis, THOMPSON, Tipton, Top, Trigg, Waddell, Walker, Wallace, Walsh, Ward, Washington, Wear, Whipple, Williams, Willson, Winston, Woods,