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Worley Herschel Carter, Sarah Elizabeth (Pannell) Carter and Family

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Nila (Dulaney) Moore writes: The first photo is of my grandparents Worley Herschel and Sarah Elizabeth (Pannell) Carter. The photo was taken around 1907. Worley was the son of William Herschel and Pheobe Cocke Carter. He was born Nov. 9th 1874, in Scott County and died in Big Stone Gap in 1950. In the second photo […]

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Gleanings from Chancery Court Case File

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This information is extracted from A.J. Lane et al vs J.C. Taylor, Chancery Court Records, 1879-1882, Index No. 1882-023, Library of Virginia, Richmond. William Taylor 1794-1849 and Mary Catherine Horton 1790-1873 children are: Benjamin B., John C., Nelson H., Isaac S., W.W., Sallie, Mary, James W., Eliza. Sallie maried Owen Wade and died before 1879. […]

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Abidja “Bige” Clinton Hammonds

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Sue writes; Patty, I hope someone in Scott County recognizes this family.  I don’t seem to be able to connect with anyone who might have information. This is a picture of Abidja “Bige” Clinton Hammonds.  I was told the large gentleman with him is his uncle Harvey Gilliam.  Would like to know if this is […]

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John Washington CARTER, 1905

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Anthony writes; This is my Grandfather John Washington CARTER.  He was born on Sept. 22, 1891 in Rye Cove, VA.  He Died July 27, 1967 in Kingsport, TN.  He was the son of James C. CARTER and Mary Eliza Jane MOORE. Submitted by Anthony Carter

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1846 Muster Roll for 124th Va Infantry Commanded by Hezekiah P. Neal

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I was contacted by a dealer in Historical documents who has the original Muster Roll for sale. The picture here shows enough to see it is authentic, however not large enough to read. The transcription is below the picture. There are 70 names on the muster roll. It is entitled “A list of the commissioned […]

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Thomas W. CARTER and Mary MULLINS

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Thomas W. CARTER and Mary MULLINS.  He was a son to Robert Wayne CARTER and Elizabeth NEELEY, and a brother to Cynthia Kate CARTER.  Mary’s parents were George and Nancy MULLINS. Submitted by Stephen Rhodes

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Benjamin F. Treadway & Wife Vs. Hezikeal (Hezekiah) P. Neil ECT

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Summons to Appear contained within the File of: Chancery Court Case , Scott Co. VA-1867-014Benjamin F. Treadway and Wife Benjamin F. Treadway and Wife Vs. Hezikeal P. Neil ECT Summons to appear, contained in the file. To the Sheriff of Scott County , We command you to Summon JAMES ALLEN , to appear before the […]

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John A. Mann and John Humes VS. Hiram C. Carter and Samuel Neil

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1845-005John A. Mann and John Humes John A. Mann and John HumesVs. Hiram C. Carter and Samuel NeilJohn A. Mann and John N. Humes were merchants and partners in trade under the firm and style of Humes and Mann. In April of 1845, a Judgment was obtained by Samuel Neil who sued for the benefit […]

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James Haywood RHODES Sr. & Sarah L. “Sallie” CARTER

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A portrait of James Haywood RHODES Sr. and his wife, Sarah L. “Sallie” CARTER.  She was the daughter of Andrew Russell CARTER and Elizabeth HOBBS.  They married April 30, 1873. Submitted by Stephen Rhodes

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Robert Emmit RHODES

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  Robert Emmit RHODES, headstone, Gray Cemetery, Speers Ferry, Virginia (Emmit’s name is spelled incorrectly on the headstone). Emmit was the son of Haywood RHODES and Sallie CARTER Submitted by Stephen Rhodes

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Elbert Flourey TAYLOR & Cynthia Kate CARTER

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Elbert Flourey TAYLOR and Cynthia Kate CARTER. E. F. was the son of James Nimrod “Monkey Jim” TAYLOR, Jr. and Martha Jane PENDLETON; Cynthia Kate was the daughter of Robert Wayne CARTER and Elizabeth Jane NEELEY E. F. Taylor in later years after he moved to Kingsport, Tennessee Submitted by Stephen Rhodes

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Robert Wayne CARTER

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He lived most of his life in Scott County, but is buried in the Carter Cemetery, Rogersville, Tennessee. Submitted by Stephen Rhodes

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Katherine CARTER

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Katherine CARTER, wife of Dale CARTER Submitted by Stephen Rhodes Click on the comment link below to read the additional information left by Johnny Berry. Thanks Johnny!

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Dale CARTER

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Submitted by Stephen Rhodes Click on the comment link below to read the additional information left by Johnny Berry. Thanks Johnny!

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James Robert & DeWolf TAYLOR

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James Robert “Bob” TAYLOR (on the left) and DeWolf TAYLOR, sons of Elbert Flourey TAYLOR and Cynthia Kate CARTER Submitted by Stephen Rhodes

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James G. TATE & Laura DORTON/DARTON, 1919 – Marriage

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  Click on image to see larger version Submitted by Jean Pierson & Jean Brand

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B. H. CARTER & Mattie M. PIERSON, 1936 – Marriage

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Calloway Patton ROLLER, Mary Ann CARTER and Family

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  Click on the image to see a larger version. Left to Right; Standing in the back: Absolom Hopwood ROLLER, Bartee Quillen ROLLER, Orbin Pridemore ROLLER, William Hasque ROLLER, and holding his daughter, Maude BLEDSOE, Ivan BLEDSOE (husband of Susan Cordelia ROLLER) Seated in the front: Calloway Patton ROLLER, Mattie Virginia ROLLER, Mary Ann CARTER […]

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William Hasque ROLLER and Rebecca Ann BLEDSOE

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William Hasque ROLLER was the son of Calloway Patton ROLLER & Mary Ann CARTER, he was born 8 May 1879 in Scott Co. VA, died 27 March 1966 in Ohio. Rebecca Ann Bledsoe was the daughter of Hiram Bledsoe & Amanda Jane Barnett, she was born 19 May 1881 in Scott Co. VA, died 29 […]

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William P. PIERSON and Eliza C. HORTON

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William P. PIERSON, born February 1857 in Scott Co. VA, the son of James D. PIERSON & Malinda PETERS. Eliza C. HORTON, born 1861 in Rye Cove, Scott Co. VA, the daughter of William A. HORTON and Elizabeth A. CARTER. Photo was submitted by Jean Brand

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