James County, Tennessee

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Courthouse fires in 1890 and 1913 caused extensive record loss. The remaining James County records are housed in Hamilton County.<ref>"James County, Tennessee" in ''Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia'' at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/James_County,_Tennessee (accessed 25 May 2010).</ref>  
 
Courthouse fires in 1890 and 1913 caused extensive record loss. The remaining James County records are housed in Hamilton County.<ref>"James County, Tennessee" in ''Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia'' at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/James_County,_Tennessee (accessed 25 May 2010).</ref>  
  
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*Embry, Hermione D. "War of 1812 - Tennessee Pensioners on List - January 2, 1883," ''Ansearchin' News'', Vol. 7, No. 4 (Oct. 1960):90-93. [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=44514 FHL US/CAN Book 976.8 B2a v. 7 (1960)]; digital version at [http://www.tngs.org/ansearchin/index.html journal website]. [Includes James County pensioners (p. 90).]
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*[http://www.tngenweb.org/james/ James County, TN Genealogy] (USGenWeb)
 
*[http://www.tngenweb.org/james/ James County, TN Genealogy] (USGenWeb)
  
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United States  Gotoarrow.png  Tennessee  Gotoarrow.png  James County

James County was created in 1871 from parts of Bradley and Hamilton counties. James County went bankrupt in 1919. As a result it was reincorporated into Hamilton County. James County is now extinct.[1]

Courthouse fires in 1890 and 1913 caused extensive record loss. The remaining James County records are housed in Hamilton County.[2]

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Resources

Military

War of 1812

Websites

Wikipedia
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References

  1. Robert M. McBride, "Lost Counties of Tennessee," East Tennessee Historical Society's Publications 38 (1966): 11-14.
  2. "James County, Tennessee" in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/James_County,_Tennessee (accessed 25 May 2010).