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Marriages – January 8, 1878

MARRIED On the evening of the 3rd inst., at the residence of W.P. HAMILTON, by Rev. B.G. MANARD, Mr. Jos. A. GROSS and Miss Nannie L. ROSS.  On Tuesday, the 1st inst., by Rev. H.B. SMITH, Mr. Jno. D. WRIGHT and Miss Julia F., youngest...

James, Amos (d. 1878)

The following notice appeared in the 29 Jan 1878 issue of Bristol News regarding the death of Amos JAMES.  He was a resident near Sprig Hill, Henry county, Tenn.  He married first to Nancy C. WILSON, daughter of Wm. and Nancy C. WILSON....

SAUL, S.L. – Goes to Sweetwat...

Mr. S.L. SAUL went, last Wednesday, to Sweetwater, Tenn., where his son, W.S. SAUL, was burned out the night previous.  His loss, some $14,000, is largely covered by insurance.  The fire was caused by the pyrotechnical amusements of...

Marriage: HACKNEY, Samuel E. and V...

Married – At the Thomas House in Bristol, Tenn., on the 11th inst., by Rev. P. ROHR, Mr. Samuel E. HACKNEY and Miss Alice VERMILLION, all of Russell county, Virginia.  Source:  Bristol News, 29 Jan 1878, pg. 3. Available...

HAGY, Claiborne G. (d. 1877)

Mr. Claiborne G. HAGY, an old and esteemed citizen of Abingdon, died on the 20th of December last, of Pneumonia.  Source:  Bristol News, 8 Jan 1878, pg. 3. Available via...