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Sevier, John 1745-1815

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Works: 168 works in 239 publications in 1 language and 2,325 library holdings
Genres: History  Genealogy  Registers  Sources  Records and correspondence 
Classifications: E302.6.S45, 923.273
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Andrew Jackson and early Tennessee history by Samuel Gordon Heiskell ( Book )
4 editions published in 1920 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sir, no doubt you have frequently heard the manner in which my enemies have been calumniating my character by John Sevier ( Book )
4 editions published in 1805 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Commission book of Governor John Sevier, 1796-1801 by Tennessee Historical Commission ( Book )
4 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Knoxville, May 10th, 1805. Sir, No doubt you have frequently heard the manner in which my enemies have been calumniating my character by John Sevier ( Book )
3 editions published in 1805 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Letter from His Excellency John Sevier, to the Honorable William C.C. Claiborne by John Sevier ( Book )
3 editions published in 1801 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A letter from James Robertson of Tennessee, to his excellency John Sevier, Esquire, governor of the state of Franklin, 1 August, 1907 [i.e. 1787] by James Robertson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1908 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Executive journal of Gov. John Sevier by Tennessee ( )
in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Sevier, pioneer of the old Southwest by Carl S DRIVER ( Book )
3 editions published in 1932 in English and Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Letter] 1799 Jun. 24, Knoxville, [Tennessee, to] Cap[tain] Edm[un]d Butler by Tennessee ( )
1 edition published in 1799 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is a letter written by Governor John Sevier (1796-1801, 1803-1809) to introduce Reverend Lyman Potter to Captain EdmundButler. Sevier explains that Mr. Potter has business in the Cherokee Nation to discuss with Captain Butler
Land grant by Tennessee Company ( Book )
2 editions published in 1790 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This land grant is numbered 149 out of an unknown number. It is printed and signed, but the recipient and price of the land are blank. It is signed by Zachariah Cox and witnessed by Joseph Ryon and Isaac Floid
Really getting industry to partner in manufacturing education by Charles S Elliott ( Book )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Letter] 1807 Dec. 20, Knoxville, [Tennessee to Benjamin Hawkins] by Tennessee ( )
2 editions published in 1807 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is a letter written to Benjamin Hawkins, U.S. Agent to the Creeks, by Governor John Sevier (1796-1801, 1803-1809) on December 20, 1807. Sevier discusses the robbery and murder of two men from Tennessee and says that he suspects a member of the Creek Nation is the murderer. He asks the agent to investigate the situation since several parties of Creek Indians passed through the area of the killings around the time that they occurred. Sevier further requests that Hawkins urge the Creek chiefs to put an end to the violence
[Letter] 1799 June 24, [to] the warriors & chiefs of the Cherokee Nation by Tennessee ( )
1 edition published in 1799 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This document is a letter written to the Warriors and Chiefs of the Cherokee Nation by Governor John Sevier (1796-1801, 1803-1809) on June 24, 1799. In the letter, Sevier tells the Cherokees thatReverend Lyman Potter has offered his services to teach education, religion, and the fine arts to their people. Sevier praises Potter and gives hisrecommendation to the Cherokee of Potter's qualifications
[Letter] 1807 Aug. 2, Knoxville, [Tennessee to] Col[onel Return J.] Meigs by Tennessee ( )
1 edition published in 1807 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This is a letter written by Tennessee Governor John Sevier (1796-1801, 1803-1809) to Cherokee agent Return J. Meigs, dated August 2, 1807. Sevier discusses the murders of two white men, John Prigmore and Leonard Cash, assumed to have been committed by Indians. He expresses his condemnation of such acts and says that he hopes that the Cherokee Nation will investigate the crimes and apprehend the guilty party. The enclosure mentioned is no longer attached
[Letter] 1797 Jan. 17, Knoxville, [Tennessee, to] each of our members in Congress by Tennessee ( )
1 edition published in 1797 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This document is a letter written by Tennessee Governor John Sevier (1796-1801) to the members of Congress, dated January 17, 1797. Sevier reported that it was believed that Cherokees had been plundering the wagons of frontier settlers along the Cumberland road and taking their horses, and he stated that the Cherokee agent had complained about the size of the territory awarded to frontier settlers. Also reported, was that at least one Indian had been killed, but Sevier had doubts about this because the subject had not been brought before him by the Cherokees or their agent. After he made complaints about inefficiencies within the postal system, Sevier explained that Captains Wades and Sparks had arrived in the frontier but that their companies were insufficient. Sevier requested that three companies of infantry and a troop of horses be sent to help protect the frontier
John Overton papers sketch of John Overton by Judge John Lea, son-in-law by John Overton ( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Messages ofthe governors of Tennesee ( Book )
1 edition published in 1952 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Autograph letter signed James Monroe to: The Governor of the State of Tennessee [John Sevier] by James Monroe ( Book )
1 edition published in 1800 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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