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  Carter County, Tennessee - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Carter County is a county located in the state of Tennessee.
In the county, the population is spread out with 21.40% under the age of 18, 9.20% from 18 to 24, 29.00% from 25 to 44, 25.40% from 45 to 64, and 15.00% who are 65 years of age or older.
Carter County was served by the the legendary narrow gauge East Tennessee and Western North Carolina Railroad (ETandWNC) (also known as "Tweetsie Railroad") built in the 1880s.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Carter_County,_Tennessee   (464 words)

  
 Goodspeed's History of Tennessee Carter County 1887   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Anderson, a farmer, was born in Carter County, August 17, 1849, the son of John A. and Elizabeth (Swingle) Anderson, the former born in Carter County, December 17, 1823, and is a farmer.
McCorkle, farmer, was born in Sullivan County, January 4, 1846, the son of Samuel and Lucinda (Colbaugh) McCorkle, the former a native of Tennessee, and born in 1818, the son of Joseph, a native of Pennsylvania, and of Irish origin.
Andrew J. Peebles, a minister and farmer, was born in Carter County, January 16, 1829, the son of William and Elizabeth (Sheets) Peebles, the former a native of Carter County, and died in 1875, at the age of eighty-nine.
www.ls.net /~newriver/tn/good-cct.htm   (11006 words)

  
 Carter County, Tennessee, Genealogy
Carter County, TN, was formed June 1, 1796, from Washington County, TN.
It is bounded on the north by Sullivan County, on the east by Johnson County, on the south by Unicoi County and the North Carolina state line and on the west by Washington C ounty.
Carter County was later formed from Washington County.
www.tngenweb.org /carter   (1272 words)

  
 carter
James Patton Taylor Carter, son of Alfred and Evalina Carter and Colonel of the 2nd Tennessee Infantry, was born July 30, 1822 in or near Elizabethton in Carter County.
Carter was firmly against secession, as were the majority of East Tennesseans, and he became a champion of the Union cause.
Carter's term as Secretary was also controversial, mainly because he commuted the death sentence of convicted murderess Dolores Moore to a sentence of life in prison.
home.cinci.rr.com /secondtennessee/biocart.html   (1781 words)

  
 Web Page - pafg04 - Generated by Personal Ancestral File   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Hugh Bunton was born 1810 in Carter County, Tennessee.
Martha Hartley was born Abt 1895 in Carter County, Tennessee.
Henry Hartley was born Abt 1895 in Carter County, Tennessee.
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 Biography of Confederate Senator L. C. Haynes
Landon Carter Haynes was born on December 2, 1816 by the banks of the Watauga river, in the Buffalo community of Carter county, Tennessee four miles from Elizabethton.
Landon, the oldest son, was named in honor of General Landon Carter, for whom Carter county is named.
In 1872, Haynes was attending a party in Jackson in honor of the members of the Tennessee Bar Association during a session of the Tennessee Supreme Court in that city.
www.tennessee-scv.org /Camp1850/lchbio.html   (2614 words)

  
 Carter County, TN News
The city was asking the Tennessee Department of Transportation to expand 15 miles of I-26 to six or eight lanes from the Eastern Star...
Robert Grabinski of Carter County is accused of panhandling at a red light in Johnson City, carjacking a woman and threatening her with a gun.
Carter County school bus driver Lynn Carroll says she was driving five special education students home from classes when the bus began smoking and an alarm went off.
www.topix.net /county/carter-tn   (752 words)

  
 Benjamin Hancock's Family: Fourth Generation   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Note: There are two Wright Morelands living in Carter Co. They can be identified in the census by comparing the ages and sex of their children between the 1840 and 1850 census records.
Matilda Barsheby Moreland (#23) was born in Probably, Carter County, Tennessee April 26, 1827.
Her identity is from the 1850 census of Carter County, Tennessee.
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 History & Genealogy - County Records - Carter County Genealogical Fact Sheet
Carter County was formed in 1796 from Washington County.
Census on microfilm for Carter County: 1830-1880, 1900-1930
Carter County, 1891-1963 (Microfilm Manuscript #166, 1 reel)
www.tennessee.gov /tsla/history/county/factcarter.htm   (576 words)

  
 Benjamin Hancock's Family: Fifth Generation   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
She married Jonathan Buck in Carter County, Tennessee, May 27, 1843.
When the family left Tennessee to go west, she and her husband traveled one day with the family and decided to return to Carter county, Tennessee.
Rhoda E. Buck (#711) was born in Probably, Carter County, Tennessee 1869.
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Carter County, Tennessee is now accepting bids for an emergency generator to be installed at the Carter County Health Department.
Carter County reserves the right to reject any and all bids and maintains the right to negotiate after bid.
Situate in the Third (3rd) Civil District of Carter County Tennessee and more particularly described as follows: Being Lot No. 3 of Three Maples Subdivision, as more particularly described in Deed Book 338, Page 786 File Cabinet “A”, Slide 366 in the Office of the Register of Deeds for Carter County at Elizabethton Tennessee.
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 Ed Miller's Johnson Family
So, in 1835, a petition by several of the citizens of Carter County, "praying a division of the Said Carter County." This bill, which was passed in 1836, called for the creation of a separate and distinct county from the eastern part of Carter County.
This new county would be known as Johnson County, in honor of Thomas Johnson, a resident of that section for about thirty years.
Henry Dickenson Johnson was born in 1792, and was the third born of Thomas and Fanny.
www.sirinet.net /~lgarris/emiller/johnson.html   (2327 words)

  
 AllRefer.com - Elizabethton, Tennessee (TN) (Carter County) - (city) - Facts and Information
Carter co., NE Tenn., on the Watauga R., 8 mi/13 km E of Johnson City; 36C°20'N 82°15'W. An industrial center where rayon and other synthetics, clothing, boxes, crushed stone, and hand tools are produced.
The region was one of the earliest settled in Tennessee.
Nearby lakes have Tennessee Valley Authority dams, and the area was developed for recreational use.
reference.allrefer.com /gazetteer/E/E01901-elizabethton.html   (215 words)

  
 Carter County Land for Sale. Real Estate in Tennessee
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www.homes.com /Real_Estate/Search/TN/County/CARTER/Type/L/Total/1000/Page/1   (275 words)

  
 Fatal Flooding in Carter County of extreme East Tennessee on January 7-8, 1998   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The hardest hit area was in the rugged Appalachian mountains of Carter County TN, where seven people lost their lives.
9 is adapted from a highway map of southern Carter county.
Several north-south maxima are evident, in accordance with the orientation of the echoes in Fig.
www.srh.noaa.gov /mrx/cflood/doeflood.htm   (1784 words)

  
 Elizabethton/Carter County Tourism Association
Carter County itself extends east and south of Elizabethton and grows form around 1500 feet in elevation to a height of 6285 feet near the spectacular balds of Roan Mountain.
Surrounded by the lush Cherokee National Forest, etched by natural rivers, rippling streams, and bejewled by the clean cool waters of Watauga and Wilbur Lakes, Carter County offers the full breadth and depth of outdoor experiences to please fishermen, hikers, and all other nature lovers.
The region experiences four relatively mild seasons, each of which offers special opportunities to experience not only nature but locally planned festivites and annual commemorations of historical events.
www.tourelizabethton.com /about   (150 words)

  
 Nominal Roster of the 13th Tennessee Cavalry, U.S. Army 1863- 1865   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The 13th Tennessee Cavalry was formed based on authority granted by Major General Ambrose E. Burnside, and was mustered into Federal serivce at Strawberry Plains, Knox County, Tennessee between October 28 and November 8, 1863.
Company C, with 119 men was officered by Carter County, Tennessee residents, but a large portion of the unit came from Mitchell County, North Carolina.
Company D, with 95 men, was enlisted at Greenville, Tennessee, principally of residents of Johnson County, Tennessee, with a few from Greene County.
members.aol.com /jweaver301/nc/13tncav.htm   (662 words)

  
 ATSDR - PHA - American Bemburg Plant, Elizabethton, Carter County, Tennessee
The American Bemberg (Bemberg) site is on the west side of Elizabethton Tennessee in a mixed industrial, commercial, and residential area.
The American Bemberg (Bemberg) site is on the west side of Elizabethton Tennessee, on the south side of the Wautaga River (Figure 1).
Records are kept on county and state levels.
www.atsdr.cdc.gov /HAC/PHA/ambem/abp_p1.html   (1659 words)

  
 VIRGINIA IRON, COAL & COKE COMPANY RECORDS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
In 1954 the company began manganese mining operations in Carter County, Tennessee, where 13,000 acres of mineral lands were owned with a mining and milling plant.
Also included are typed copies of various tracts of land purchased and conveyed to Virginia, Tennessee and Carolina Steel and Iron Company, Spanning from 1835-1906 prepared by attorneys St. John and Harry H. Shelton.
It involves 91 tracts of land in Johnson County, Tennessee.
cass.etsu.edu /archives/AFINDAID/a276.html   (2398 words)

  
 Outside in Elizabethon Carter County Tennessee
We live here and think that Carter County is one of the finest places in the world to live and play for those who love the outdoors.
This is a hikers paradise with many easily accessible trails, including the Appalachian trail.
Saturday nights, April through October, the Carter County Car Club sponsors a cruise-in downtown.
cartercounty.info   (199 words)

  
 Carter County, Tennessee, Genealogy
The area features census records, city directories and county records on microfilm, as well as tips for those studying their family background.
All records should be contained within the courthouse but due to neglect, lack of security and bad management, several of the county records have been "lost" o ver the years.
The museum is located on the campus of East Tennessee State University, adjacent to the Sherrod Library.
www.tngenweb.org /carter/carthelp.html   (579 words)

  
 Stoney Creek Church, Carter County, Tennessee:
This water channel and the valley it has created constitute a long, rising-in-elevation, finger of carter County, Tennessee, that slopes upward from Elizabethton and culdesacs at the convergence of the Holston and Iron ridges.
All told, there are only thirty-three PBU fellowships; and they are found primarily in a limited area of northeastern Tennessee, a six-county region of southwestern Virginia, the Colley (or "Colly") Creed sector of Letcher County, Kentucky, and the McDowell County locale of southern West Virginia.
Stoney Creek Church in Carter County, Tennessee, is often confused with the now defunct PBU "Stony Creed" (without the "e") Church of Scott County, Virginia.
www.rootsweb.com /~tnhawkin/Stoneycr.html   (1624 words)

  
 CARTER COUNTY, TENNESSEE MINUTES OF THE COUNTY COURT 1826-1829
Carter County was the first county erected by the first General Assembly of Tennessee in April 1796, before the state was admitted into the Union on June 1st 1796.
It was taken from Washington County, the oldest county in the state and was named for Landon Carter, son of John Carter.
The county seat, Elizabethton, was named in honor of his wife, Elizabeth.
www.mountainpress.com /books/tn/details/tn-0573w.html   (672 words)

  
 Carter County, Tennessee
This cemetary is located north 8.5 miles from the town of Elizabethton, TN on highway 91 in the Carter community.
Oliver, Hannibal b.3/19/1916 d.3/25/1963 Tennessee PVT3 Armored FA BN WWII, married to Ada Pearl b.1920.
Shankle, Hurshell b.4/5/1914 d.3/20/1970 Tennessee Corp 1755 SVC Comd Unit WWII.
www.angelfire.com /tn/anitasue/tngenpg.html   (1143 words)

  
 Hall Lake, Carter County, Tennessee   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Doe River, Tennessee, Blevins Bridge on Bear Cage Road to Highway 19E bridge, 4 miles away, class III-IV, 5.7 miles long.
Elk River, Tennessee, Route 2520 to US 321 bridge Close to Elk Mills, 13 miles away, class II-III, 4.3 miles long.
Holston River, Tennessee, South Holston Dam to Boone Lake, 18 miles away, class I-II, 10 miles long.
www.goingoutside.com /lake/109/1099553_Hall_Lake_Tennessee.html   (1681 words)

  
 Wilbur Lake, Carter County, Tennessee   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Doe River, Tennessee, Blevins Bridge on Bear Cage Road to Highway 19E bridge, 6 miles away, class III-IV, 5.7 miles long.
Elk River, Tennessee, Route 2520 to US 321 bridge Close to Elk Mills, 11 miles away, class II-III, 4.3 miles long.
Holston River, Tennessee, South Holston Dam to Boone Lake, 10 miles away, class I-II, 10 miles long.
www.goingoutside.com /lake/110/1100411_Wilbur_Lake_Tennessee.html   (1491 words)

  
 Carter County Homes for Sale. Real Estate in Carter County, Tennessee
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