Master Index to all of Benton County records/files on this site

Categories:

African-American in Benton County

Bible Records:

Family Bibles
click here for all listed below, (not blue and underlined)
Herrin Family new ( see Herrin fam file)
Barnes Family Bible, Josiah Turner Florence, Charles Lee Herrin & Mattie Bell Hicks Herrin
McKenzie Family Bible, Rev. Wesley Young William D. and Alice E. Johnson,
John Paton Lashlee Bible Rayborn Family Bible, William Pinkney Lashlee Abstract of Family Record
Hinton Hall Mitchell Family Bible, Robert Bruce Travis Family Bible, James and Mary Wyly Family Bible,
McMurtry Family Bible    

 

Biographies: Biographical Sketches of Benton County, TN Members of the General Assembly1836 - 1970 |
Early Settlers and Biographies from Goodspeed |

Cemeteries: Alfred Tippett | Benton Cemetery | Bethleham (2) : New Bethlehem Cemetery | Old Bethlehem Cemetery | Calvary | Capps Cemetery | Chalk Hill Baptist Church Cemetery | Edward Lindsey Cemetery | Farmer Cemetery | Flatwoods | Friendship C.M.E. | Fry Cemetery | Green Hatley Cemetery | Holladay Cemetery | Melton Cemetery | | Moore Chapel | Palestine Methodist Cemetery Listing | Rushing Creek Cemetery | White Cemetery | Willie Arnold Cemetery | Williams Grove |

Subject Related : Monument Dedications Edward Lindsey Cemetery | Bateman Cenotaph Marker at Mt. Comfort Cemetery | Herrin, Beverly | Herrin, Sarah Watson | Swindle, Marium | Swindle, Thomas | Todd Cenotaph Marter at Pleasant Hill Cemetery | Building The Nathan Bedford Forrest Memorial | Early Burial Customs in TN.

Census: | 1836 Land and Poll Tax List | 1840 Census Benton CO. Index of Surnames | 1860 Benton County Mortality Schedule | 1860 Slave Schedule | 1860 Benton County Special Railroad Census | | 1880 Benton County Mortality Schedule |

Churches and Religion: Religion in Benton County, Tennessee | Photo of Chalk Hill Baptist Church |

Communities: Cherry Grove and Chestnut Hill Community History | Early Benton County Settlements |
A History of Eva Buildings and Community | A History of Pafford's Store | A History of Sulphur Springs and Sulpher Creek | A History of Way, Tennessee | Att Warrick and Warrick's Grocery Flatwods Community |

Families: A History of Way, Tennessee ( various families mentioned ) | Att Warrick and Warrick's Grocery |
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Charles Nelson And Cordellia Mae Myers Nelson | James Ruff Family | Wilhelm Family | | Colorado Lowrys Meet Benton County Lowrys | Herrin Family | Thomas C. Jones and Mary A. Smalley | William Riggs and Sarah Jenkins Family new |

Fraternal Organizations: | A History of Benton County Masons |

Genealogy Societies: Benton County Genealogical Society

History: Goodspeed's History of Carroll, Henry and Benton | Early Benton County History | A History of Eva Buildings and Community | A History of Pafford's Store | A History of the County Farm On Eva Road, 1913 - 1975, And Its Staff |
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Early Benton County Settlements | Narrative titled An Afternoon's Historical Journey with photos of Etheldred (Dred) Melton, Thomas Jefferson (Tom) Melton , John David (Davey) Melton

Indexing: Cross Index to articles in the Benton County Quarterlies

Land Records: Deeds | A Brief History of Lots 23 and 24 ( Camden ) |

Letters: Letters from the Past | trancribed letters from

G.W.E. Herrin of Ada, Oklahoma, to Sam T. Allison of Clayton TX. new concerns the Herrin family from Benton County to Texas and Rushing Creek Church (fam file)
P.A. Bridges to who it may concern
Daniel Richard "Dick" Collins letter to brother-in-law Winfield Scott Brewer
Wyly Price Davidson, Jr. letter to his cousins
Cynthia Caroline (Smith) Presson to her sister Permelia Isabella (Smith) Taylor
Isaiah S. Smith to his sister Isabelie Taylor
Another Isaiah S. Smith to his sister Isabelie Taylor
Owen and Luannah Smith letter to their daughter Isabelle Smith Taylor
Another Owen and Luannah Smith letter to their daughter Isabelle Smith Taylor
Another Owen and Luannah Smith letter to their daughter Isabelle Smith Taylor
Owen and Luannah Smith letter to their daughter Permelia Isabell and her husband William Hudson Taylor
James Franklin Smothers letter to son, Ernest Hawkins Smothers

 

Maps online

Memoirs: Otis Pafford - telling of his father, Virgil Pafford

Migration: Narrative with a map of Benton County

Newspaper Columns: Index to the columns written by Nelle Morrisette

Obituaries: Obituary Page with multiple obituaries that have been submitted
Leegan,John Woodrow new |

Photos: there are 10 pages of family photos, | please use the alpha links for your surnames |
An Afternoon's Historical Journey with photos of Etheldred (Dred) Melton, Thomas Jefferson (Tom) Melton , John David (Davey) Melton |

Unidentified Photos 

Post Offices: List of Post Offices in Benton County

Probate Records: Probate Records one only for Samuel Alsup

Public Records Information where to find and what is available, addresses, etc.

Recipes | Recipes: Old Cures, etc.

Schools: Benton County Schools | Cherry Grove School | A Look At Chestnut Hill School | |The Colwell Chapel School l The Old Ebenezer School | The Old Ebenezer School 1910 Photo | The Old Eva School | | The History of our County's Schools | | The Old Liberty School |

Wars: Revolutionay War | War of 1812 | Indian Wars | Civil War 7th Tennessee Cavalry Roster USA (Union) | Spanish American War | World War 1 | World War 2 |

Wills: See Probate Records