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Frances A. Ramsey Document

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2317

This collection contains a warrant for the summons of David Forrester, signed August 15, 1789, by Frances A. Ramsey.

Dates

  • 1789 August 15

Conditions Governing Access

Collections are stored offsite, and a minimum of 2 business days are needed to retrieve these items for use. Researchers interested in consulting any of the collections are advised to contact Special Collections.

Conditions Governing Use

The copyright interests in this collection remain with the creator. For more information, contact the Special Collections Library.

Extent

0.1 Linear Feet

Abstract

This collection contains a warrant for the summons of David Forrester, signed August 15, 1789, by Frances A. Ramsey.

Biographical/Historical Note

Frances A. Ramsey, born in 1764, was the father of J. G. M. Ramsey. He served as the Clerk of Washington County and as one of the first trustees of Blount College (later the University of Tennessee). He was among the signers of the Tennessee Constitution in 1796. He died in 1820.

Arrangement

Collection consists of a single folder.

Acquisition Note

The Special Collections Library purchased this collection in June of 2002.

Repository Details

Part of the Betsey B. Creekmore Special Collections and University Archives, University of Tennessee, Knoxville Repository

Contact:
University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Knoxville TN 37996 USA
865-974-4480