16 April 2013- HOW SPRING STREET WAS NAMED

By: Judge John L. Kiener      (Editor’s Note:  Following is how the Mill Spring became the name-sake of Spring Street in  Jonesborough according to the following poem about the Mill and Brook Spring  given by Sarah Kate Whitaker to  George Campbell with a  written...

2 April 2013- THE WATAUGAH PURCHASE

By: Judge John L. Kiener I have a rare book  that is an invaluable finding aid to researching “The Wataugah Purchase.” The  book is titled “The Wataugah Purchase At Sycamore Shoals March 19,  1775 – AN INDEX.” The  Index preceded by a historical “FOREWORD” was...