Rootwalker--Obituary for General James White 08-31-1821

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Obituary for Gen. James WHITE

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Following is a transcription of the above person's (TN) obituary from The Tennessee Watchman, Clarksville, Montgomery Co., TN, dated Friday 08/31/1821:

Died--At Knoxville on the 15th inst. Gen. James WHITE in the 73rd year of his age.   He was one of the first settlers of that part of the state, and the original proprietor of the Land on which the town of Knoxville is situated.--He was much esteemed by all who knew him, and his death much lamented by the community generally.

 

 

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