Special Collections index

Mable Harvey Thorton Collection

Microfilm #1040 [12 reels]. Available on Inter-library Loan from the
Tennessee State Library and Archives


Box 1

1.Account books --Asa NEWPORT--Rhea Co., Tenn., 1845-1888 (copy)
2.Account books--W.N. ROSE & C., 1889-1894
3.Accounts--Bills and receipts--HARVEY, Mrs. Eliza, 1915, 1927
4.Accounts--Bills and receipts--McGHEE, Nancy, 1864
5.Accounts--Bills and receipts--WILSON, Philip, 1866-1890
6.Applications--N.S.D.A.R.--THORNTON, Mabel H.
7.Applications--N.S.S.A.R.--THORNTON, Robert
8.Associations, institutions, etc.--B. & P.W. Club--Rockwood, Tenn. 1967-68
9.Associations, institutions, etc.--Col. John Alston Chapter, Colonial Dames--THORNTON, Mable H.
10.Associations, institutions, etc.--National Secretaries Association--Oak Ridge Chapter--THORNTON, Mable
11.Associations, institutions, etc.--N.S.S.A.R.--THORNTON, Robert Eugene
12.Associations, institutions, etc.--Southern Calif., Genealogical Society - Membership-THORNTON, Mable
H., 1965
13.Cards--Social Security--THORNTON, Mable H.
14.Cemetery records--Hagler Cemetery, Roane Co., Tenn.
15.Cemetery records--Post Oak Springs Burial Ground, Roane Co., Tenn.
16.Cemetery records--Rockwood Old City Cemetery
17.Cemetery records--Rocky Springs Methodist Church, Meigs Co., Tenn. (copy)
18.Certificates--Centennial--Rockwood, Tenn., Andrew and Thomas HARVEY, 1968
19.Certificates--Claim to Copyright--Thornton, Mable H., 1966
20.Certificates--Dale Carnegie Courses--Thornton, Mabel H., 1967
21.Certificates--Death--HARVEY, Andrew Jackson, 1969 (copy)
22.Certificates--Engineer-in-training--Thornton, Robert E., Jr., 1984 (copy)
23.Certificates--Genealogist--Thornton, Mabel
24.Certificates--Institute for Certifying Secretaries--Thornton, Mabel H.
25.Certificates--Stock--Tenn. Forging Steel Corp.--Mabel & Robert Thornton, 1975-77
26.Certificates--Vehicle Title--Thornton, Robert or Mable
27.Church Records--Baptist Church of Christ at Mount Pleasant--Grassy Cove, Cumberland Co., Tenn. (copy)
28.Church Records--Christian Church--Rockwood, Tenn.--Directory, 1901 (copy)
29.Church Records--Concord Baptist--Meigs Co., Tenn.--Minutes, 1824-1872 (copy)
30.Church Records--Pond Creek Baptist Church--Monroe Co., Tenn.--1824-1860
31.Church Records--Sunday School--First Baptist Church--Kingston, Tenn., 1894-1897
32.Claims--Accident--Thornton, Mable, 1968
33.Clippings--"Oliver Springs. . ."
34.Clippings--Thornton, Mable H.
35.Clippings--Thornton, Robert E., Jr.
36.Clippings--Thornton family
37.Commissions--Notary Public--Thornton, Mable, 1968, 1971, 1979, 1983

Box 2 - Correspondence

1.ADAMSON - ANDERSON
2.BELL - BURCH
3.CALL - COLEMAN
4.COLLINS, Troy Young
5.CONSALUS - CURZON
6.DALTON - ERWIN
7.FRITTS - GREENE
8.HACKSMA - HARVEY, Fred
9.HARVEY, Ola - HUGGINS
10.ILIFF - IRWIN
11.ISRAEL - KELLER
12.KELSAY - KING, Geo. H.S.
13.KING, Pauline - LIPKE
14.MADDUX - MIFFLIN
15.MILLER, Sandy

Box 3 - Correspondence

1.MOLITOR - NORBURY
2.OBENON - OTT
3.PALMER - ROBERTS
4.SAGER - SHAW
5.SHEFFIELD - SHIPWASH
6.SIMMONS, Eddie - SIMMONS, John
7.SMISER - STUBBS
8.Tenn. State Library and Archives
9.TELPLIK - THORNTON, E.B.
10.THORNTON, Mable
11.THORNTON, Richard - TOWNER
12.Univ. of Okla. Press - YOUNG
13.Miscellaneous - unknown

Box 4

1.Court records--Affidavit--Phillip & Nancy WILSON--re: Estate of Wm. GOLSTON, 1867
2.Court records--Bill of complaint--E.W. MORRIS vs. Lucinda MORRIS, 1906
3.Court records--Certification--Phillip WILSON, 1866
4.Court records--Deposition--John W. BROWN v. JOHNSON and MONTGOMERY--Roane Co., Tenn., 1848
5.Court records--Summons--Phillip WILSON, 1876
6.Court records--Divorce papers--Mable H. and Robert E. THORNTON, 1967
7.Employment records--THORNTON, Mable H.
8.Financial documents--Cancelled checks--1975-1977, 1982-1984
9.Financial documents--Cancelled checks--1985-1985
10.Financial documents--Credit application--Thornton, Robert & Mable
11.Financial documents--Promissory note--Thornton, Robert & Mable
12.Genealogical data--ABEL/ABLE family
13.Genealogical data--ALLEN family
14.Genealogical data--ALSUP family
15.Genealogical data--AMMONS family
16.Genealogical data--ANDERSON - SHOEMAKER families
17.Genealogical data--ANDREW - CHESTER - RAYBURN families
18.Genealogical data--ANGLEA family
19.Genealogical data--ANTHONY family
20.Genealogical data--ATKINSON family
21.Genealogical data--AVANS/EVANS family
22.Genealogical data--AYRES family (Matthias AYRES - c. 1782)
23.Genealogical data--BAIRD family
24.Genealogical data--BARKSDALE family
25.Genealogical data--BARNETT family
26.Genealogical data--BELL family
27.Genealogical data--BIRD/BYRD - EVANS families
28.Genealogical data--BLAKELY - TWEEDY families
29.Genealogical data--BOGARD family
30.Genealogical data--BOGLE family
31.Genealogical data--BOISSEAU family

Box 5 - Genealogical data

1.BONDURANT - PRATHER families
2.BOWERS family
3.BOWLING family
4.BOWMAN family
5.BRADY family
6.BRASHEARS/BREASHEARS family
7.BREAZEALE family
8.BREEDEN/BREEDING family
9.BREWER family
10.BRACH family
11.BROWDER family
12.BROWN family
13.BROYLES family
14.BUCKNER family
15.BULLARD family
16.BUTLER family (William A. BUTLER, c. 1794-1867)
17.BUTLER - RECTOR families

Box 6 - Genealogical data

1.BUTLER - RECTOR families
2.CAFFREY family
3.CARMICHAEL family
4.CARSON family
5.CARTER family
6.CENTER family
7.CHADWICK family
8.CHADWELL family
9.CHADWICK/SHADWICK family
10.CHAPMAN family
11.CHENEY/CHANEY family
12.CHUMLEY family
13.CLARK family
14.CLAYBORN/CLAIBORNE - HARMON families
15.CLAYPOOLE family
16.CLAYTON - HARVEY families
17.COBB family
18.COLLINS family
19.COSBY family
20.COTTINGHAM family
21.COURTNEY family
22.COX family

Box 7 - Genealogical data

1.CREEKMORE family (Robert CREEKMORE, 1755/65-c. 1824)
2.CREEKMORE family

Box 8 - Genealogical data

1.CREEKMORE family
2.CREEKMORE family
3.CROW family

Box 9 - Genealogical data

1.DAVENPORT family (William Joseph DAVENPORT, 1861-1918)
2.DAWSON family
3.DAY family
4.DEAN family
5.DEATHERAGE family
6.DERRICK family
7.DIXON family
8.DOBBS family
9.DODSON family
10.DORMAN - GILLET - LAMB - MOORE familes (John Sylverster DORMAN, 1845-189?)
11.DUCKETT family
12.DUCKWORTH family
13.DUDLEY family
14.DUGGER - HASSLER families
15.DUNCAN family
16.DUNLAP family
17.DURRETT family

Box 10 - Genealogical data

1.EAST family
2.EDWARDS - FUGATE families (James Daniel EDWARDS, 1859-1941)
3.ELLIS - WITT families
4.ERWIN family
5.ESERY/ESSARY family
6.EVANS family
7.FARMER family
8.FORD family
9.FITZGERALD family
10.FORRESTER family
11.FOUST family
12.FREELS family

Box 11 - Genealogical data

1.FUQUA family
2.FUQUA family
3.FUQUA family

Box 12 - Genealogical data

1.FUQUA family (William FUQUA, ca. 1688-1761)
2.FUQUA family
3.FUQUA - HUMPHREYS family

Box 13 - Genealogical data

1.FUQUA - ROBERSON - HASKEW families
2.GALBREATH family
3.GALLAHER - HAGLER families
4.GALLOWAY family
5.GARRISON family
6.GAULT family
7.GENTRY - CLAYTON - HUNT families
8.GEREN/GERON family
9.GIBBONS/GIVENS family
10.GIDDENS family
11.GILBREATH - CASTEEL families
12.GILLETT family
13.GIVENS family
14.GODBEHERE family
15.GODDARD - BOSART family
16.GODSEY family
17.GOOD - HOUSTON families
18.GRAY family
19.GRIFFINS family
20.GRIFFITHS family
21.GRIGSBY - HUDSON - RECTOR families
22.HACKETT - WATERHOUSE families
23.HAGGARD family
24.HAGLER/HEGLAR - GOLDSTON/GHOLSTON - JANES - PEAK families

Box 14 - Genealogical data

1.HAGLER - TRAMMELL - VAN HOOSER families
2.HAGLER family (Benjamin HAGLER, -1841)

Box 15 - Genealogical data

1.HAGLER family
2.HALE family
3.HALL - WEIR families
4.HAMBY family
5.HAMICK family
6.HAMILTON/HAMBLETON family
7.HARVEY family (Dudley HARVEY, c. 1815-1884)

Box 16 - Genealogical data

1.HARVEY family
2.HARVEY family

Box 17 - Genealogical data

1.HARVEY family
2.HARVEY family

Box 18 - Genealogical data

1.HARVEY family
2.HARVEY family

Box 19 - Genealogical data

1.HARRIS family
2.HASKINS family
3.HASSLER family
4.HEMBREE family
5.HENRY family
6.HEWITT family
7.HITSHEW/HITCHEW family
8.HIGHTOWER family
9.HINDS - DAY - ESTELL family
10.HOLLOWAY family (Samuel HOLLOWAY, 1799-c. 1860)

Box 20 - Genealogical data

1.HOLLOWAY - PEW - VITATOE families
2.HOLT family
3.HOOPER family
4.HOTCHKISS family
5.HUDSON - MEAD/MEADE families
6.HUGHES family
7.HUNT family
8.HUNTER family
9.ISHAM family
10.JOHNSON family
11.JOLLY family
12.JONES family (James JONES, 1788-1871)

Box 21 - Genealogical data

1.JONES family
2.JONES family
3.JONES - BUTLER - MANLEY families
4.JONES - POWELL - STANDEFER families
5.KIRKPATRICK family

Box 22 - Genealogical data

1.LACEY family
2.LANCASTER family
3.LAW - LAMBERT families (Abraham LAW, c. 1780-c. 1848)
4.LAWSON family
5.LAYNANCE family
6.LAYNE/LAIN/LANE family
7.LEAKE/LEAK/LEKE family
8.LEE family
9.LEWIS - ACUFF - TARWATER families
10.LONG family
11.LOONEY family
12.LOVE family
13.LOW/LOWE family
14.LOWRY - MORRIS families

Box 23 - Genealogical data

1.MAHAN family
2.MANLEY/MANDLEY/MANLY family (Ancil MANLEY, 1763-1853)
3.MARNY family
4.MAROON family
5.MARTIN family
6.MASON family
7.MATLOCK family
8.McCALEB - EVANS families (Archibald McCALEB, -1813)
9.McCLELLAN family
10.McDUFFIE family
11.McELHANEY family
12.McFARLAND family (Benjamin McFARLAND, 1767-1959)
13.McGEE family
14.McGINNIS family

Box 24 - Genealogical data

1.McGOUGHEY family
2.McKINNEY - HOWARD family
3.McPHERSON family
4.MEAD family
5.MEADORS family
6.MITCHELL family
7.MOORE family
8.MORRIS family (Isaac MORRIS, c. 1812-after 1891)
9.MORRIS family

Box 25 - Genealogical data

1.MORRIS family
2.MORRIS - EDWARDS - REED families
3.MORRISON family
4.MOUNGER - SNOW families
5.NAVARRE family
6.NEAL/NEIL family
7.NEATHERY/NETHERY family
8.NEWMAN family
9.NORRIS - HOLLOWAY families
10.NUTT family
11.OSBORN family
12.OWINGS family

Box 26 - Genealogical data

1.PARHAM family
2.PATTON family
3.PEAK/PEEK family
4.PEMBERTON family
5.PENNELL family
6.PHILLIPS family
7.POSTON family
8.PUGH/PEW family (Andrew PEW, c. 1788-1864)
9.PULLIAM family

Box 27 - Genealogical data

1.RATHER family
2.RECTOR - BUTLER families (Lewis RECTOR, ca. 1764-1829/30)
3.REED family (David REED, c. 1816- )
4.RHEA family
5.RICHARDS family
6.RILEY family
7.ROAN/ROANE/RONE family
8.ROBERSON family
9.ROBERTS family
10.ROBINSON family
11.ROGERS family
12.ROSE family
13.RUSH family
14.RUTHERFORD family

Box 28 - Genealogical data

1.SAMPSON family
2.SCOTT family
3.SCRIVNER family
4.SEAY family
5.SELVIDGE family
6.SHARP family
7.SHERRILL family
8.SIMPSON - PASTON - WILSON families
9.SIMS family
10.SLACK family
11.STANLEY family
12.STILL family
13.STOCKTON family
14.STONECIPHER family
15.STORMER family
16.STUBBS family
17.STUTEVILLE family
18.SUBLETT family
19.SULLENS family
20.SUTTON/SUTTEN family (John SUTTON, c. 1751-1843)
21.SWING family
22.TALIAFERRO family (Francis TALIAFERRO, c. 1654-1710)
23.TALLENT family
24.TARWATER family
25.TAUSCHER family
26.TAYLOR family
27.THOMPSON family
28.THORNTON, Robert E. and Mabel HARVEY - Ancestral charts, etc.

Box 29 - Genealogical data

1.THORNTON family (Edward S. THORNTON, 1832-1917)
2.THORNTON family

Box 30 - Genealogical data

1.THORNTON family
2.THORNTON family

Box 31 - Genealogical data

1.TIDWELL family
2.TRAMMEL family (Dennis TRAMMEL, c. 1759-after 1840)
3.TURNER family
4.TWEEDY family
5.VICKERS family
6.VINCENT family
7.VITATOE family (Jeremiah VITATOE, c. 1770/80-c. 1850)
8.WADE family
9.WALKER family
10.WARD family
11.WASSON family
12.WASSUM family
13.WATTENBARGER family
14.WAYLAND family
15.WEAR family
16.WEBB family
17.WHALEY family
18.WHEAT family
19.WHITE family
20.WHITECOTTON family
21.WILHOIT family
22.WILLIAMS - DONALDSON family
23.WILLIS family

Box 32 - Genealogical data

1.WILSON family (William W. WILSON, c. 1800-1827)

Box 33 - Genealogical data

1.WILSON family
2.WILSON - CARTER - ISHAM families
3.WININGER family
4.WITT - YANCEY families
5.WOLTERSDORF family
6.WOODS family
7.WORK family
8.WYATT family
9.YOUNG family

Box 34

1.Harriman, Tenn.--Charter, amendments and spec. laws--Clippings
2.Insurance papers--Thornton, Robert and Mable
3.Invitations--Graduation, wedding, etc.--Misc.
4.Land records--Deed--Harry E. BROWN and wife, Annie Mae BROWN to Robert E. and Mable H.
THORNTON, 1962
5.Land records--Deed--Estate of L.G. CARSON to Robert E. and Mable H. THORNTON, 1970
6.Land records--Deed--Estate of W.L. McEWEN to Phillip WILSON, 1875, 1878
7.Land records--Deed--Robert E. and Mable H. THORNTON to Billy H. LEFFEN and Bella MARRA, Inc.,
1967
8.Land records--Deed, mortgage note, etc.--Robert E. and Mable H. THORNTON to Hammond FOWLER,
Trustee
9.Land records--Plats/Surveys--Robert E. THORNTON
10.Land records--Plats/Surveys--Phillip WILSON, 1884
11.Legal documents--Article of agreement--Phillip WILSON and Austin WELCHER, 1870
12.Legal documents--Deed of trust note--Robert E. THORNTON and Mable H. THORNTON, to Veterans'
Affair, 1955
13.Legal documents--Sales agreement--Wm. GOLSTON to Phillip WILSON, 1874
14.Legal documents--Sales agreement--Robert and Mable THORNTON, 1980
15.Legal documents--Will--NEALON, Florence MORRIS HARVEY, 1981 (copy)
16.Licenses--Marriage--Daniel BROWDER to Caroline HAYNES, 1856
17.Lists--Certified Genealogists--Thornton, Mable H., 1966-69
18.Lists--Civil Wars veterans--Roane Co., Tenn.
19.Lists--Roane County, Tenn., tax list--1805--Transcribed by Mable H. Thornton
20.Maps--Oak Ridge National Laboratory
21.Maps--Roane Co., Tenn., 1790-1976
22.Maps--Rockwood, Tenn. (2)
23.Military records--Assignment--Thornton, Robert E., Jr., 1972
24.Military records--Change of status--Thornton, Robert E., Jr., 1946
25.Military records--Discharge--Thornton, Robert E., Jr., 1946
26.Military records--Enlistment--McCAIN, Anderson, 1864
27.Military records--Enlistment--McCARROLL, Columbus, 1863
28.Military records--List--Revolutionary Soldiers in Roane Co. (Tenn.)
29.Military records--Pass--McGHEE, Nancy, 1864
30.Military records--Receipts--CRAWFORD, Capt. R.C., 1863
31.Notes--Thornton, Mable H.--Misc.
32.Notices--Funeral--Misc.

Box 35

1.Obituaries--HARVEY, Andrew Jackson, 1903-1968
2.Obituaries--MORRIS, E.W., c. 1867-1943
3.Pensions--Civil War--McGHEE, Nancy WILSON
4.Pensions--Civil War--WILSON, Phillip--Roane Co., Tenn.
5.Photographs, drawings, etc.--CREEKMORE, David
6.Photographs, drawings, etc.--DORMAN, J.S. family
7.Photographs, drawings, etc.--HARVEY family
8.Photographs, drawings, etc.--MORRIS family
9.Photographs, drawings, etc.--NEALON, Florence HARVEY and Jas. F.
10.Photographs, drawings, etc.--ROANE, Archibald, 1759-1819
11.Photographs, drawings, etc.--THORNTON, Robert & Mable & family
12.Photographs, drawings, etc.--Miscellaneous
13.Poetry--Julia D. SALEM--"Eliza Jane," 1970
14.Poetry--Mabel H. THORNTON--"Miscellaneous"
15.Printed materials--Booklet--"Stop and Relax in Rockwood"
16.Printed materials--Yearbook--"The Crab Orchard" Chapter, D.A.R., 1966-68
17.Printed materials--Yearbook--Rockwood (Tenn.) High School, 1946, 1947
18.Programs--Centenniel--"The Rockwood 100' Story"
19.Programs--Commencement--Rockwood (Tenn.) High School, 1979
20.Programs--Commencement--Univ. of Tenn. - Chattanooga, 1984
21.Roane College--Clippings, correspondence, photographs, etc.
22.School records - College Credits - Thornton, Mable H.
23.School records - Diploma - Thornton, Mable H., 1947
24.School records--Transcript--Thornton, Robert E.
25.Sketches--Historical--Roane Co., Tenn.
26.Sketches--Historical--Rockwood, Tenn.
27.Sketches--Resume--Thornton, Robert E., Jr.
28.Songs and music--Florence HARVEY NEALON, et al--Misc.
29.Speeches--THORNTON, Mable H.--"Revolutionary Soldiers in Roane Co.," 1970
30.Taxes--McGEE, Wm., 1860
31.Taxes--THORNTON, Robert E. and Mabel, 1981, 1982
32.Taxes--WILSON, Phillip, 1877
33.Vital Statistics--Booth Funeral Home, 1919-1947 (copy)
34.Writings--Hutcherson, Willis--"The History of the Rockwood Fire Dept."
35.Writings--THORNTON, Mabel H.--[Early memories]

Map Drawer No. 1

Land Records--Plat--Town-site property of the Cardiff Coal and Iron Co., Cardiff, Tenn.