East Tennessee County Tax Lists
This collection consists of tax records and receipts from East Tennessee. The records date from 1803-1804, and list the "taxable and taxable property" i.e. names and number of acres owned by that individual. Also included is a receipt for paid taxes dated November 5, 1875 by William Hunt for three dollars and seventy five cents.
- 1803-1804, 1875 November 5
The material in this collection is in English.
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0.1 Linear Feet (1 oversize box)
This collection consists of tax records and receipts from East Tennessee. The records date from 1803-1804. Also included is a receipt for paid taxes dated 1875 November 5.
The tax records typically list the names of taxable citizens, taxable property (land, buildings, livestock), the assessed value, and the amount of tax. These particular documents, however, only list taxable individuals and the property of which can be taxed including land, dwellings, slaves, and machinery specifically related to cotton.
This collection is in three folders inside a single flat box.
This collection was donated to Special Collections by Alice Hunt Lynn.
Part of the Betsey B. Creekmore Special Collections and University Archives, University of Tennessee, Knoxville Repository
University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Knoxville TN 37996 USA