Transcribed and annotated by, and copyright 2023 to, Meri Arnett-Kremian.
Extracted from a handwritten sheaf of papers collectively entitled Grainger County, Tennessee, Common School Papers 1833-1834, with the following attribution:
Copied by Olivia M. Mason for Grainger County
Completed August 31, 1938
Mrs. Margaret H. Richardson
Mrs. P. J. Allen
The pages may have been compiled for the Historical Records Survey of the Works Progress Administration. The FamilySearch microfilm number is 007896497. Click here to browse the original microfilm images.
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District No. 21
Trustees 2. District to Chairman December 1833
Know all men by these presents that we the undernamed Trustees of the 2nd School District in the Comp(any) last commanded by Capt. Palmer are held and firmly bound in the sum of one hundred Dollars until John T. Curl, Chairman of the board of Common School Comitioners the obligation is sutch that if the under named trustees shall well and truly execute their duties as trustees to sd. School district the obligation to be void and if not to remain in full force and virtue given under my own hands and Seal this 16th of November 1833.
Ezra Buckner (Seal)
David Yadon (Seal)
Robert Huddleston (Seal)
John Cox (Seal)
Jeremiah Selvedge (Seal)
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I Sertify that David Yaden is appointed Cherman in this School District in Capt. Palmer’s Company and sworn by me.
James Campbell, Esquire
December the 3rd 1833.
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No. Children 90
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The within is a true list of the Children in District No. 21 for the present half year between the ages 8 & 18.
Nov. 18th 1833
District No. 22
[no information recorded]
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District No. 23
Justices Certificate 23rd District
State of Tennessee, Grainger County
I do certify that John Hickle, William Hickle, William T. Carden, Edward Merret, and Joseph Kitts was Elected Trustees in the twenty third District of Common School of Bullrun and is regularly qualified as the law Directs.
Given under my hand this 30th day of July 1833
John Chesney, J. P.
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No. chil 74
20th August 1833
Names of Heads of familyes and also the number of schollars over the age of six and under 18 years for the fall of 1833.
|Wm. Norris Sen.||4|
|Isaac C. More||3|
|Wm Norris Jr.||5|
|Cardwell C. More||4|
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We the undersigned Trustees certify this is the true account of the number of Schollars in this District under the age of 18 and over 6 years old. Given under our hands and Seals. This 18th August 1833.
John Hickle (Seal)
W. Tearden (Seal)
Wm Hickle (Seal)
Edwd Meritt (Seal)
Joseph Kitts (Seal)
Annotations re: Listed Heads of Families
Heads of Families in District # 21
|John Wirick||1830 United States Federal Census – Ancestry.com|
|Henry McBee (George H. McBee?)||1830 United States Federal Census – Ancestry.com 1830 United States Federal Census – Ancestry.com|
|David Yaden||1830 United States Federal Census – Ancestry.com Sr.|
|William Wagner (William Waggoner?)||1830 United States Federal Census – Ancestry.com|
|Carlile Haynes||1830 United States Federal Census – Ancestry.com|
|John Cox||1830 United States Federal Census – Ancestry.com|
|James Cook||1830 United States Federal Census – Ancestry.com|
|Ely Bullock (Elijah Bullock)||1830 United States Federal Census – Ancestry.com|
|Ely Shelton (Eli Shelton)||1830 United States Federal Census – Ancestry.com|
|Luis Herel||Found William Herrell, Larkin C. Herrell, and Elijah H. Herrell, but no Luis/Lewis.|
|Sahry Cook||Found James Cook, Martin Cook, William Cook, and Macarias Cook, but no Sahry|
|Jeny Brivel||No Match in 1830 Census|
|Josia Smith (Josiah)||1830 United States Federal Census – Ancestry.com|
|Owing Dyer (Owen Dyer)||1830 United States Federal Census – Ancestry.com|
|Robt Huddleston||1830 United States Federal Census – Ancestry.com|
|Phebe McCubbin||No Match for McCubbin in 1830 Census|
|Roason Right||No Match in 1830 Census (Right/Wright)|
|Benjamin Pike||No Match in 1830 Census|
|James Dawhily||No Match in 1830 Census|
|Poly Parmer||No Match in 1830 Census for Parmer – a match for John Farmer|
|John Cardwell||1830 United States Federal Census – Ancestry.com|
|Ruben Brides||No Match in 1830 Census|
|Ezra Buckner||1830 United States Federal Census – Ancestry.com
Tennessee, U.S., Marriage Records, 1780-2002 – Ancestry.com (Elizabeth Dunkin)
|Jeremiah Selvage (Selvidge)||1830 United States Federal Census – Ancestry.com|
|Tanner Grills||1830 United States Federal Census – Ancestry.com|