ESTES, A. Carey

A. Carey ESTES, attorney at law of Brownsville, Tenn., and a native of Haywood County, was born Jun 17, 1849, son of Moreau P. and Mary Quarles NOEL Estes, who were both native Virginians.

Subject was educated in the University of Virginia, in which institution he read law and graduated from the legal department in 1871. He was admitted to the Brownsville bar in the fall of the same year and has been employed in the practice of his profession continuously ever since, having met with good and well deserved success.

November 6, 1872, he married Miss Nora P. MANN, of this county and four living children resulted from this union, viz.: Fredonia, Carey, Jefferson M. and Nora P. Mr. Estes is a Democrat in politics, and has taken an active part in the political affairs of the county; was city attorney of Brownsville a number of years. In 1863 he enlisted as a private in Company D, Seventh Tennessee Cavalry, and served as such in the Confederate Army until close of the war. Himself and wife are member of the Baptist Church, in which he is a deacon. Mr. Estes is recognized as one among the public spirited and reliable citizens of the county, and a legal practitioner of ability and experience.


Goodspeed Pub. Co. History of Tennessee from the Earliest Time to the Present; Together with an Historical and a Biographical Sketch of Lauderdale, Tipton, Haywood and Crockett Counties, Besides a Valuable Fund of Notes, Original Observations, Reminiscences, Etc., Etc. Nashville: Goodspeed Pub. Co, 1887.