Tuesday, July 29, 2008

Cooke County, TN Early Records


From: http://www.sciway3.net/clark/freemoors/Indian.htm
Various American Indian Records By Steven Pony Hill With Permission

1819 - Cooke Co. TN Free man of color, Obadiah Going, seeks "the > > privileges of a citizen." He states that it is his misfortune to be the descendant of persons of mixed race. (Cooke County formed 9 Oct 1797 and renamed Union County 28 Jan 1846.)

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