Claiborne County Folks


Claiborne County Folks.  John Robertson. 2019.  

Claiborne County was created out of Hawkins and Grainger counties in 1803  It sits in Eastern Tennessee just West of the interest to the Cumberland Gap, which was the gateway to the fertile lands of the Midwest.  This book is consortium of various Biographical Sketches: Alexander, Beeler, Bolinger, Breeding, Burchfield, Cawood, Chumley (2), Cobb, Crutchfield, Ellis, Evans, Faulkner/Fortner, Ferguson, Gibson, Hurst/Harper/Henderson/Huddleston/Pearson/Thompson/Burch, Keck, Killion, Mayes, Maddox/Maddux, Mason, Monk, Moyers, Owens, Pearman, Pillion, Price, Robertson, Rogers, Russell, Singleton.  The author has also listed over 1650 deaths  with dates of various people taken from the Diary of John Robertson and from obituaries.