Court records -- Tennessee -- Washington County
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Other Items 1-2 in Box G
Identifier: 500-AppMs 402
Scope and Contents The Edward G. DeVault Family Papers consists of a physician's notebook belonging to W. B. DeVault and a Washington County, Tennessee Justice of the Peace ledger for Civil District 16 (Leesburg) kept by Samuel Conley, Justice of the Peace. The physician's notebook describes medical and surgical procedures and identifies many different types of drugs and compounds used in 19th century medical practice. The justice of the peace ledger contains names of plaintiffs and defendants in...
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents This collection includes personal correspondence, diaries, poems, essays and private writings, education, employment, and military records, household ersonal business records, genealogy material, photographs & negatives, and newspaper clippings. The collection documents the Jennings' activities primarily between 1917 and 1967.
Identifier: 500-AppMs 290
Arrangement The papers are organized into 12 series: Series 1, Correspondence; Series 2, Iowa Materials-college, law school and beginning law career; Series 3, Johnson City Law Practice Files; Series 4, Judgeships with court and community related papers; Series 5, Juvenile Court and related papers; Series 6, Legal Services; Series 7, Personal Papers; Series 8, School Lecture Materials; Series 9, Seminars and Workshops; Series 10, Speeches and Publications; Series 11, Scrapbooks; Series 12, Audiotapes.
Washington County, Tennessee Justice of the Peace Form Judgement and Execution Docket is now in the Washington County Archives in Jonesborough, Tennessee. For information and access, call 423-753-0393
Scope and Contents The Washington County, Tennessee Justice of the Peace Form of Judgment and Execution Docket contains an account of cases tried before several Washington County, Tennessee justices between 1843 and 1872. The ledger identifies case number, date, names of plaintiffs and defendants, amount of the suit or judgment, name of the returning officer, date of execution, and court costs. The docket identifies several 19th-century Washington County justices including Justices Enoch Kincheloe, Samuel B....