This collection consists of copies of deeds and wills of the Caldwell family in Hawkins County, Tennessee, together with the bankruptcy trial of James Caldwell. The documents span from 1782 through 1892.
The photocopied documents are arranged in a single file folder. The transcript of the bankruptcy trial is placed at the end of the folder following the wills and deeds.
Method of Acquisition
Hal Smith of Sherrod Library, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, Tennessee, apparently sent these documents to be photocopied on April 15, 1970. The owner/lender of the documents is unknown. The photocopied papers were transferred to the Archives of Appalachia on May 22, 1979
Existence and Location of Originals
Location of originals unknown.
David Goodin completed processing and the collection was opened for research May 23, 1979.