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  Tennessee-Cocke County Travel Member Directory
Cocke County is an area rich in tradition and history, and yet offers a place for business and industry.
The brochure highlights the four major towns in Cocke County and details some of the more notable landmarks and historically significant areas of Cocke County - many of which are included in the National Register of Historic Properties.
The arrival of the railroad and location of the depot in 1867 shows reason for the location of the county seat that became the "New Port" on the river.
www.vacationeasttennessee.org /cocke.html   (543 words)

  
  Encyclopedia: Cocke County, Tennessee
Cocke County is a county located in the state of Tennessee.
In the county, the population is spread out with 22.80% under the age of 18, 8.30% from 18 to 24, 28.80% from 25 to 44, 26.40% from 45 to 64, and 13.60% who are 65 years of age or older.
Cocke County is a county located in the U.S. State of Tennessee.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Cocke-County,-Tennessee   (2654 words)

  
 Cocke County, Tennessee
Cocke County is a county located in the U. Cocke County is a county located in the U.S. State of Tennessee.
As of the census of 2000, there are 33,565 people, 13,762 households, and 9,715 families residing in the county.
The racial makeup of the county is 96.16% White, 1.99% African American, 0.40% Native American, 0.15% Asian, 0.01% Pacific Islander, 0.32% from other races, and 0.96% from two or more races.
www.termsdefined.net /co/cocke-county,-tennessee.html   (400 words)

  
 Cocke County History
Cocke County was established on October 9, 1797 from a part of Jefferson County, Tennessee.
Cocke County took it's name from William Cocke, one of the two first US senators from the State of Tennessee, and a friend and nominated representative of John Sevier who became Governor.
It is triangular in shape and enclosed by Hamblen County and the Nolichucky River to the north, Sevier County to the west, Greene County to the Northeast and North Carolina to the southeast.
www.tngenweb.org /cocke/cockehist.htm   (874 words)

  
 Family Tree Maker's Genealogy Site: Genealogy Report: Descendants of Jacob Faubion
In 1795 a portion of Greene County was cut off to form the County of Jefferson, and on June 1, 1796 the new State of Tennessee was admitted to the Union.
Thus it is possible that the Greene County land on which Jacob Faubion and his family settled in 1794 became a part of Cocke County, Tennessee in 1797.
Her mother is believed to be Ann "Nancy" Spencer because, as was the custom of the period to give a son the maiden name of the mother, Henry and Ann Rector named a son "Spencer" and the name was carried down for a number of generations.
familytreemaker.genealogy.com /users/v/e/r/Steven-C-Verden/GENE2-0001.html   (1500 words)

  
 Cocke County, Tennessee, Genealogy
Cocke County was formed in 1797 from part of Jefferson County.
Cocke County was established on October 9, 1797 from a part of Jefferson County, Tennessee.
It is triangular in shape and enclosed by Hamblen County and the Nolichucky River to the north, Sevier County to the west, Greene County to the Northeast and North Carolina to the southeast.
www.rootsweb.com /~tncocke/Index.html   (1156 words)

  
 Cocke County
Cocke County has a very scant share of the farmlands, industry or tourist traffic enjoyed by its neighbors.
Cocke County is one of the most economically depressed counties in the nation, with one of the highest teen pregnancy rates of any county, including those with large urban populations.
"Cocke County has the highest rate of juvenile commitments in Tennessee based on youth population in 1994-5, according to recent reports," states the September 6th, 1996 Newport Plain Talk.
www.easttncontact.org /public_html/cocke%20county.htm   (804 words)

  
 Cocke County, Tennessee Genealogical Records Information
Greene County was established in 1783 from a part of Washington County, first of North Carolina, until it became a State, then Tennessee.
Cocke County took it's name from William Cocke, one of the two first US senators from the State of Tennessee, and a friend of John Sevier.
Cocke County has had it's troubled times, but it is coming into its own with the expansion of the Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge areas in Sevier County next door.
www.mytennesseegenealogy.com /tn_county/coc.htm   (1075 words)

  
 Cocke County Tennessee. Tennessee Genealogy at its Finest. TNGenNet, Inc.
Cocke County is located in East Tennessee, one of the state’s three “Grand Divisions.” Cocke County was formed in 1797 from part of
It is bordered by the following counties: Greene, Hamblen, Jefferson, Sevier, and Haywood Co., NC & Madison Co., NC.
"Cocke county was named, for Gen. William Cocke, a native of Virginia, and an emigrant to Holston.
www.tngenweb.org /cocke   (222 words)

  
 Cocke County Real Estate, Cocke County Homes for Sale, and Condos
TennesseeRealEstater.com showcases local Cocke County, Tennessee real estate agents that have direct access to their local Multiple Listing Services (MLS) on their website allowing you to directly search the MLS for all active Tennessee real estate listings.
View properties for sale throughout Cocke County, Tennessee including homes, condos, townhouses, investment properties, land, townhomes, dream homes, condominiums, mansions, houses, and luxury homes.
Note that individual broker listings may be shown in place of Cocke County MLS Listings due to availability.
www.tennesseerealestater.com /cocke-county/real-estate.html   (224 words)

  
 Places to hike in the Smoky Mountains of Newport and Cocke County, Tennessee   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
When visiting Cocke County, and your first encounter with mountains, you will see the hills rising to mysterious heights, creating hidden coves and misty valleys.
The Cherokee National Forest is Tennessee's only National Forest and covers 632,000 acres in ten East Tennessee counties from Georgia to Virginia.
Cocke County's portion of the Cherokee National Forest is within a one-day drive for almost 75% of the population of America.
www.skywires.com /cc/activities/hiking.htm   (697 words)

  
 Family Tree Maker's Genealogy Site: Genealogy Report: Descendants of Jacob Faubion
1833 in Cocke County, Tennessee, and died Unknown in Platte County, Missouri.
Cemetery Records of Platte County give no dates for Nancy Boydston, and perhaps the same is true for her husband.
In 1850 John was living with the Harrison Etherton family in the South District of Jackson County; in 1870, he and his family are living in the Ridge Precinct of Carbondale, Jackson County, Illinois.
familytreemaker.genealogy.com /users/v/e/r/Steven-C-Verden/GENE2-0055.html   (653 words)

  
 ipedia.com: William Cocke Article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
William Cocke was, along with William Blount, the first United States Senator from Tennessee.
His term became effective June 1, 1796, the day that Tennessee was officially admitted to the Union.
Cocke County, Tennessee is named in his honor.
www.ipedia.com /william_cocke.html   (114 words)

  
 Cocke County Tennessee Property Currently Available
Cocke Co. TN Residential Real Estate up to $40,000.
Cocke Co. TN Acreage Tracts with 5 to 25 Acres
Cocke Co. TN Acreage Tracts with 25 to 75 Acres
www.easttnrealestate.com /cocke_county_property_currently_available.htm   (248 words)

  
 Hamilton Yett Home, Cocke Co. Tenn
Parrottsville, Cocke County, Tennessee is the stage, a small community lying East of Newport on the Greeneville Hwy about 7 miles.
After Tennessee had seceded from the Union, the Unionists were trying to escape Tennessee to Kentucky to join the Federal Troops.
Many of the Confederate families left East Tennessee for Texas after the war, as it was still very dangerous for their families as the re-construction period began.
freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com /%7Eauntsissie/yetthome.html   (3310 words)

  
 Cyndi's List - U.S. - Tennessee - Localities
For anyone with a genealogical interest in the counties of southwest Kentucky (Fulton, Graves, Calloway, Trigg, Marshall, Hickman, Carlisle, Lyon, Livingston, Ballard, Caldwell, Crittenden) and northwest Tennessee (Obion, Weakley, Henry, Carroll, Benton, Dyer, Gibson, Humphreys).
Caledonia Lodge is one of the oldest places in Carroll county being chartered in 1842.
A private endeavor to record the genealogy of the residents of Claiborne County, Tennessee prior to 1910.
www.cyndislist.com /tn-local.htm   (1101 words)

  
 Genealogy: Tennessee Genealogy Sites
Tennessee genealogy sites with surnames, look ups, marriage records, census sites, biographies, death records, military, and libraries to help with your Tennessee genealogy research in your search for your ancestors.
Tennessee is very interesting in terms of how it grew, and how its land was surveyed and granted.
John Burns of Marshall County Tennessee and Pendleton District South Carolina, died 1841 in Marshall County, Tennessee.
www.genealinks.com /states/tn.htm   (545 words)

  
 Tennessee CountiesBirth Certificate, Death Record, Marriage License and More (Cl-Cu)
All county health departments issue death certificates for deaths which occurred in that county within the past three years, and a few county health departments keep death records for longer periods of time.
This page tells how to obtain copies of vital records such as birth certificates, death records, marriage licenses and divorce decrees in Tennessee Counties.
Cocke County Genealogical Sources at the Tennessee Archives
www.vitalrec.com /tncounties6.html   (566 words)

  
 Cocke County, Tennessee
Cocke County, Tennessee was established on December 3, 1807 out of Rutherford County and Indian Territories and was named for Thomas Cocke.
At this time there is no Volunteer Coordinator for Cocke County.
If you are interested in becoming the Coordinator for this county, please complete the Volunteer Form or contact Joe Reynolds.
www.reynoldsrecords.com /tennessee/cocke.html   (114 words)

  
 The Political Graveyard: Cocke County, Tenn.
Assignment of birthplaces, deathplaces, and cemeteries to counties is subject to error.
The intent is to locate places according to current county names and boundaries.
U.S. Representative from Tennessee 1st District, 1895-97; defeated, 1896.
www.potifos.com /tpg/geo/TN/CC.html   (545 words)

  
 POORHOUSE HISTORY by state
By the Beginning of June 2003 we had accumulated so much poorhouse information for Tennessee that it became necessary to present the material in a different format -- by using a table (scroll down) of separate pages for each county.
Note: Counties which are not underlined and linked to a separate page are counties for which we currently have no information.
These can be especially valuable to those whose ancestors for whatever reason, petitioned the court for admission to the poor farm, were accepted and lived and died there.
www.poorhousestory.com /poorhouses_in_tennessee.htm   (316 words)

  
 Tennessee Used Cars for Sale - Tennessee Car Classifieds
Search our inventory of used cars in Tennessee from dealers and our online private party classified listings.
With our large selection of quality Tennessee used cars you are sure to find the perfect car, truck, or SUV at the right price.
It is the buyer's responsibility to call or e-mail each seller to verify the information and pricing contained within the Tennessee car classified ads.
www.tennesseecarclassifieds.com   (133 words)

  
 Carson-Newman College Library: Sevier County Links
Sevier County TN Pioneers (Sevier County Heritage Museum)
Sevier County TN Schools (Sevier County Heritage Museum)
Sevier County, Tennessee Recipients of Federal Pensions, 1882 (Billie McNamara)
library.cn.edu /speccoll/sevierlinks.html   (476 words)

  
 Cocke County Newport, Tennessee (Counties)
The county seat of Cocke County, Tennessee, is Newport.
The county population on July 1, 1999, was 32,291, an increase of 3,150 over the 1990 census.
For information on county government, contact the National Association of Counties Web site.
www.ohwy.com /tn/y/y47029.htm   (75 words)

  
 Cocke County Tennessee History and Genealogy Project   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
If you have old photos of Cocke County Families, Bibles, Letters, Maps or anything to do Cocke County and would like to share them and have us post them Please E-mail them to us in.JPG format, or in.word or excel we will be glad to add them to our pages.
The families of the Cocke County areas of Hartford, Cosby, and Chestnut Hill, cross paths with a lot of Sevier County families.
Berry's father, Nicholas, was raised in the Webb's Creek area of Sevier County, and then moved to the Nough area of Cocke, County.
www.sevierlibrary.org /ahgp/coc.htm   (546 words)

  
 Respond Weddings - Cocke County, TN Banquet Hall - Cocke County, Tennessee Banquet Hall- Cocke County, TN Banquet Halls ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
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