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John J. Addington Genealogical Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0865

This collection houses typescripts of letters, cemetery records, and legal records, photocopied correspondence and newspaper clippings, genealogical charts, and newsletters documenting the descendants of the Jacob Banner, Jacob Koger, and William Addington families. All of the material was collected by the Rev. John J. Addington in the 1970s.

Dates

  • 1973 April 21-1975 October 1

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 (1 folder)

Abstract

This collection houses typescripts of letters, cemetery records, and legal records, photocopied correspondence and newspaper clippings, genealogical charts, and newsletters documenting the descendants of the Jacob Banner, Jacob Koger, and William Addington families. All of the material was collected by the Rev. John J. Addington in the 1970s.

Biographical/Historical Note

John James Addington was born to Henry Wilson and Mary Virginia (Koger) Addison on September 8, 1930. He was the last of six children, including Ruth Elizabeth, Henry Wilson, Forrest Eugene, Mary Catherine, and Martha Nan. Addington married Martha Alice Snowden on June 11, 1951, and the couple had four children. He spent most of his professional career as a pastor in Greensboro, North Carolina and relocated to Georgia in the mid-1970s.

Arrangement

This collection consists of a single folder.

Acquisition Note

This collection is property of the University of Tennessee's Special Collections Library.

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