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DeVault family (Jonesborough, Tenn.)

 Family

The DeVault family of Jonesborough, Tennessee is descended from early Washington County, Tennessee pioneer Frederick DeVault, who built the DeVault Tavern in 1821 in the Leesburg community. A noted stop on the Old Stage Road from Memphis to Washington, D. C., the tavern was owned and operated by the family for several generations and is on the National Register of Historic Places.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

DeVault Tavern Collection

 Collection — Box: 1-6
Identifier: Acc-839
Scope and Contents This collection consists of papers recovered from the DeVault property in Jonesborough, Tennessee. It includes letters, deeds, photographs, day books, ledgers, genealogies and newspaper clippings. Much of the material was produced by John DeVault (Davault), the son of Frederick DeVault (Davault).

LeRoy Reeves Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-9
Arrangement The papers are arranged in four series: Military Service; Genealogical Material; Tennessee State Flag Material; and Photographs.