Research

Items are posted below for your research efforts separated by category.

People

A View From the Other Side: A Power Point presentation on Johannes Shwalm "The Hessian".

Blount County Will Book of Rev. War Veterans - Document is a compiliation of wills gathered and transcribed by the Mary Blount Chapter, DAR.  Names are listed of those veteran's and families with ties to the Blount County area.

Compatriot Ancestors Vol. I  - Information pertaining to the ancestors of many of our Chapter's members.

Compatriot Ancestors Vol. II  -  Coming Soon!!  Get your Patriots story emailed to the Chapter ASAP!

Revolutionary War Pensions & Gravesites ~(Book~7.54 MB)~ - Document contains information pertaining to Revolutionary War Veterans who either died or applied for a pension in Knox and the surrounding counties.

Or you may view the book by County Chapters for easier download.

Anderson County
Blount County
Cocke County
Jefferson County
Knox County
Loudon County
McMinn County
Polk County
Roane County
Sevier County




Places

Patriots of New Providence Presbyterian Church Cemetery (Maryville, TN)  - Document contains the history of the beginning of New Providence Presbyterian Church Cemetery and the Patriots who are interred within it.

Names of TN Counties -  Document is a compiliation of Counties in Tennessee who are named after Patriots of the American Revolution.

Battles

Chronological History of Battles - Revolutionary War battles' timeline

Battle of Boyd's Creek  
-  Document contains information on the place, brief description of the battle, photos of the monument, and a partial list of known veteran's of the battle.