White County, TN Revolutionary War Veterans

White County, Tennessee Revolutionary War Veterans in 1840 Federal Census Patrick Hewit Age 100 living with Jonathan Clenny John White Age 83 Turner Lane Age 78 John H. Miller Age 77 Edward Helton(Melton) Age 77 living with Joseph Herd Thomas Hill Age 84 living with Winfield Hill Elijah Alverson 78 Thomas Crawley Age 86 Burgess […]

Union Cumberland Presbyterian Church

Some sources say that the Union Church was founded in 1805.  We do know that Spence Mitchell, an early settler in southern White County, TN, deeded a plot of land for what was called the Union Meeting House on August 24, 1811.  That church, at some point, associated with the Cumberland Presbyterian denomination.   Just across […]