Scholastic Population, 1839, District 16, Sumner County, TN

Scholastic Population, 1839, District 16, Sumner County, TN

Report of Commissioners in district No. 16.

Source: Loose Records Microfilm, Miscellaneous Category, Item 40, Sumner County Archives

Transcribed and submitted by Linda Carpenter, Danene Vincent & Diane Payne

Names of Parents/Guardian District No. No. of Children Names of Parents/Guardian District No. No. of Children
Brackin, Wiley 16 6 Cline, William 16 1
Troutt, Jacob 16 3 Morris, Joseph 16 2
Phillips, Jamis 16 2 Faro, James 16 4
Phillips, Ceta 16 5 Derham, Thomas 16 5
Morris, Claborn 16 4 Brown, Dance 16 2
Troutt, George 16 4 Carter, Jarrett 16 5
Graves, William 16 4 Brown, Squire 16 2
Graves, Jacob 16 4 Newman, Edward 16 2
Austin, Vallentine 16 3 Fin, William 16 4
Henson, William 16 1 Rippy, James 16 4
Black, Isabell 16 3 Graves, Michael 16 7
Wood, Francis 16 1 Travestreet, Solomon 16 5
Rippy, John 16 4 Rippy, Josiah 16 4
Rippy, Anderson 16 3 Morass, John (Morris) 16 4
Grisham, Elizabeth 16 3 Morros, Samuel (Morris) 16 4
Dorris, Robert 16 7 Rush, John 16 1
Mifflin, Pleasant 16 1 Rippy, Elvis 16 2
Suttle, Jesse 16 3 Black, George 16 3
Perry, Willis 16 2 Marcum, George 16 4
Rider, Nancy 16 4 Ceen, Mastin (Keen) 16 2
Key, McLin 16 3 Ceen, Elisha (Keen) 16 1
Escue, John 16 1 Spears, James 16 1
Key, Joseph 16 4 Derham, James 16 5
Gillam, Stephen R. 16 2 Duffer, Asa 16 2
Escue, James 16 2 Meddors, Thomas 16 2
Cling, John 16 2      


173**

We do certify the above is a true amount of children in district No. 16 as given to us by the Parents on this 29th of October 1839.

John Rippy
Thomas Rippy
Elvis Rippy
James Escue

**Note from Transcribers: The scholastic count for this district actually totals to 159. Either it was totaled incorrectly by the commissioners or we have incorrectly transcribed the number of children in the listings. On this particular document, the writing is fairly clear.



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