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Walter S. McClain
A History Of Putnam County Tennessee with Index (770K)
The Early Days Of Putnam County (11K)
Lemuel Rucks McClain, M.D. (119K)
Walter Steven McClain (1.35M)
William McClain Will (8K)

Putnam County
A Donation Of ‘Biblical’ Proportions (54K)
Addine Dow (73K)
African Americans In The News (89K)
Alexander Myatt (77K)
Alice Keith Ford (176K)
Annual Methodist Conference (63K)
Archivist Glenn Jones’ Home (95K)
Bank’s Clock Tower A Nod To Putnam County History (152K)
Believers in the American Dream (118K)
Betty Stark Recording Family History (72K)
Black Families Left A Legacy For Progeny (92K)
Blake Baker Thackston Sr. & Jr. (191K)
Bob Reed (83K)
Bob’s Body Shop And Salvage (83K)
Bobby And Jean Davis (85K)
Boma Community (107K)
Book Looks At History Of Blacks In The Upper Cumberland (69K)
Book To Feature Stories By Putnam County Residents (266K)
Beulah Brown Wilhite Huddleston (38K)
Burton’s Chapel (66K)
Calvin & Glendol (Carr) Stewart Story (137K)
Canadian Couple Assisting With Archives (90K)
Carving a Niche (116K)
Center Hill Dam (99K)
Center Hill Dam Progress (80K)
Charles H Whitney (17K)
Cherry Hill - A Local History (73K)
Choate Ornamental (41K)
Christine Sadler Coe (137K)
Cicero Constantine Stone (58K)
Civil District Map - Putnam Co TN - 1870 & 1880 (122K)
Civil War in KY & TN (47K)
Civil War Soldiers From Putnam Co., TN (705K)
Clara Jane Cox Epperson (209K)
Clara Jane Cox Epperson Articles (23K)
Clarence B. Palk Jr. WWII (7K)
Claude Douglas Gentry (10K)
Crossville WWII POW Camp (76K)
County Archivist At Work (32K)
Cumberland Presbyterian Started Here In 1854 (40K)
Dallas Smith (114K)
Dean Of Tennessee Soil & Water Conservation Districts (184K)
Death of Old Cumberland River Captain (35K)
Deputy Sheriff Orville Moss Dies After Being Shot In Raid (23K)
Dinosaur Museum (45K)
Do You Know? By Quimby Dryer (6K)
Do You Remember (141K)
Dr. Eddie Deal Gross (93K)
Dr. Luther M. Freeman (224K)
Dr. Sam Barnes Goes Back To School (40K)
Dr. Thurman Shipley (26K)
Dr. Wallace Prescott (70K)
Doctors Of Putnam County And Surrounding Areas A-L (1.17M)
Doctors Of Putnam County And Surrounding Areas M-Z (1.46M)
Doll Museum To Open In Patton House Saturday (158K)
Double Springs In The News (75K)
East Side Service Station (58K)
Elmer Winningham (72K)
Ensor Bottom Church Reaches Mile Stone (6K)
Entrepreneur Legacy: John D. Stites (207K)
Ethiopia By Lt. Col. Angela Roberts Stout (82K)
Excerpts from A History Of Putnam County Tennessee (34K)
Fair Seeking Photos From Fairs Past (53K)
Favorite Recipes Of Putnam County (406K)
First N. And K. Train Came Here (29K)
First Presbyterian Church Marks 100th (88K)
Five Drowned As Boat Sinks At Burgess Falls (158K)
Fort Blount Cabin (294K)
Frances Ensor Benedict (108K)
From The UC To D.C. (41K)
Gene S. Medley Story (128K)
Gen. George Dibrell's Pistol (58K)
General Israel Putnam (52K)
Goff Drug Store (105K)
Grame Mcgregor Smith (21K)
Guerrila Bands (12K)
Harding Studio (388K)
Harold Funk (50K)
Haunting Voices Speak Of Civil War Times (38K)
Health & Health Care (24K)
Hidden Hollow Story (1.31M)
Historian Calvin Dickinson (34K)
Historian Tracks Down Randolph Family Band (90K)
Historic Tree May Fall For Power Line (60K)
History Museum Celebrates Jere Whitson (59K)
History Of Putnam County Newspapers (9K)
History Of Silver Point (93K)
History Of Washington Academy, Andrews and Bloomington Colleges (46K)
Hooper-Huddleston & Horner Funeral Home (74K)
Hop T. Lee Cemetery (23K)
Hotel Shanks (182K)
How Putnam Got Its Name (23K)
James R. Burgess Jr. Family (173K)
Jasper Bailey (118K)
Jennie Ivey (193K)
Joan Pitt Rew Derryberry (25K)
Joe L. Evins (38K)
Joe Milton Ashburn Rural Mail Carrier (78K)
John's Place Home Of The John Dog (45K)
John's Place Makes National Register (40K)
Johns Theatre Family (288K)
Jerry’s Barber Shop (70K)
Judge Leon Burns (90K)
Judge Summarizes History Of Fairs (15K)
Judy Duke - Hello Little Darlin's (103K)
Larry Slaboda Local History Enthusiast (60K)
Lee Ander Allen Family (57K)
Lee Family Celebrates 70 Years In Wood Business (132K)
Leo Winfree Has Stories To Tell (7K)
Lester Perry Buck's Plumbing (54K)
Life As It Used to Be (49K)
Local activist grabbed the attention of Martin Luther King Jr. (24K)
Lonnie And Jessie Mabrey (145K)
Maddux And Massa Store (6K)
Maddux Hardware Store (438K)
Major Richard Fielding Cooke (178K)
Margaret Duke Jones (474K)
Marriage of J. T. & Rosemary (Piepmeier) DeBerry (11K)
Martin Wright and Robert Lynn Draper (131K)
Mary Hopson Sentenced For Mail Fraud (10K)
Mary Jo Denton Retires (68K)
Maurine Ensor Patton (1.18M)
Maurine Ensor Patton Memorial Highway (199K)
Maxwell - Farley (9K)
Maxwell Bros. Grocery Co. (7K)
Medley Heads Heart Group (117K)
Memories Of This Old Store (14K)
Mike DeLapp (50K)
Military Crash Stole Christmas In 1952 (317K)
Modern Building Far Cry From Ancient Log Jail (56K)
Monterey Depot (44K)
Monticello Was First Named As County Site (12K)
Moonshine Memories Of Luke Denny (149K)
Moonshiners Re-Live Lively Past In Area (154K)
Mozelle Medley: A Teacher's Love (36K)
Nettie Mae Bradford Hawkins (198K)
New History Photos Introduced Into Downtown District (91K)
News Happenings of Twenty Years Ago (1903) (11K)
Notie Mae (Herron) Pascoe Obt. (5K)
Nuggets Of Putnam County History (835K)
Oakley Ensor Wedding (24K)
Old Mural In Courthhouse Square (49K)
Old Wilson Tree In Danger (36K)
Oldest Recorded Cemeteries In Putnam County (24K)
Paul Knowles and Silas Anderson (639K)
The Pest House (64K)
Pair On The Front Lines Preserving Local History (86K)
The Pest House (64K)
Petition To Create Putnam County (13K)
Pioneer Road Builder’s Memory (13K)
Pippin Bridge (23K)
Police Chief Bill Bilyeu (74K)
Postcards from Putnam Co., TN Past (64K)
Preserving The Upper Cumberland Past (79K)
Preston Farabow (252K)
Public Records Commission Proposes New Archives Building (9K)
Push On To Restore First Fire Truck (128K)
Putnam Co., TN Archives (229K)
Putnam County Celebrates 160 Years (51K)
Putnam County Commissioners Honored (34K)
Putnam County Herald begins 30th year of publication (69K)
Putnam County Houses (1.14M)
Putnam County Laid Three Heroes To Rest This Year (595K)
Putnam Co TN Sesquicentennial Year 2004 (12K)
Putnam County Residents (2.01M)
Putnam County Seaching for ‘First Families’ (61K)
Putnam County, Tennessee, 1850 - 1970 (15K)
Putnam Drive-In Theatre (185K)
Putnam Founded on 6 June 1854 (28K)
Quilt Square Has Family Meaning (103K)
Railroading Days Automobiles and Planes (70K)
Rasma Ekmanis (158K)
Recalls Day First N. And K. Train Came Here (29K)
Remembering the Derryberrys (135K)
Reminiscences By Ridley Draper Stone Sr. (12K)
Reveals Newspaper was in City 100 Years Ago (15K)
Rev. James Robert Clayton (67K)
Story of Rev. James R. Clayton (337K)
Rev. Larry Self (327K)
Robert Roe Bockman (160K)
Rock Springs, TN In The News (73K)
Ross Evans Hieatt Jr. (39K)
Sadler Veterans (112K)
Salute To Putnam County (6K)
Sam Howard Greenwood Remembers WWII (86K)
Samuel "Sam" Rankin Bacon (351K)
Seed Dealers (14K)
Senator Charlotte Burks (77K)
Sewing Club (116K)
Sharpshooter Talks About His 98 Years (61K)
Sheila Haggard Officer (25K)
Shorty Winningham (156K)
Silas Anderson by Sue Russell (65K)
Silver Point, TN - In The News (70K)
State Senator Charlotte Burks Retires (57K)
Tennessee’s Century Farms (253K)
The Bloody Eighth (18K)
The ‘Boys Band’ Lives On (195K)
The Central Basin of Putnam County (4K)
The County Asylum (5K)
The Gunter Tragedy (403K)
The Heart Of A Naturalist (43K)
The Liberty Herald: 28 August 1895 (10K)
The Murder Of Miss Ova Davis (19K)
The Palms (6K)
Thomas Jefferson Smith, M. D. (84K)
Thomas Stone Signed the Declaration of Independence (136K)
Todd Jarrell (420K)
Treasures Of Putnam County (354K)
Tribute to Dr. Louis Johnson (117K)
Tradition Carries On At Ralph's (37K)
TTU Takes Over Operation Of Large Cattle Farm (21K)
Tuberculosis In Tennessee (27K)
22 Questions Randy Williams (59K)
22 Questions: Senior Center Director Donna Robinson (29K)
200th Anniversary Of Lt. William Pennington Quarles (269K)
Unfortunate Deaths And Incidents (550K)
Upper Cumberland Electric Membership Corporation (334K)
Upper Cumberland Genealogical Association (53K)
Upper Cumberland Horseback Riders Club (149K)
Veterans Day Program At Heritage Pointe Living Center (43K)
Walton Road (26K)
Walton Road, Marina Gunter and Alvin C. Gillem (18K)
Washington Academy in Court (12K)
Wassom And Essex Family (26K)
Watson Bros. & Co. And Cumberland Produce Co. (11K)
Wayne Hogan (146K)
Welcome To Historic Putnam County Tennessee (271K)
Wendell Presley (9K)
What Makes A Good Mom (32K)
When Pearls Grew Big In Tennessee (79K)
White Plains Holds A Lot Of Local History (100K)
Wilhite Baptist Church Celebrating 80th Year (6K)
William "Bill" Barenkamp (62K)
Williams Wholesale Supply (266K)
Woman Bitten By Snake In Effort To ‘Get Holy Ghost’ (13K)

Putnam County Veterans Hall
Putnam County Soldiers Honored in Veterans Hall (2.14M)
Veterans Hall - Putnam Co., TN (1.47M)
Veterans Of Putnam County Tennessee (2.52M)
Veterans Of Putnam County Tennessee (Part 2) (3.03M)
Veterans Of Putnam County Tennessee (Part 3) (3.70M)
Veterans Of Putnam County Tennessee (Part 4) (3.97M)
Veterans Of Putnam County Tennessee (Part 5) (3.10M)
Veterans Of Putnam County Tennessee (Part 6) (3.30M)
Veterans Of Putnam County Tennessee (Part 7) (842K)
Putnam Archive Going Online (265K)
Important To Preserve County Records (23K)

With Our Armed Forces
With Our Armed Forces (2.30M)
Service Record Book (91.22M)
Honoring Veterans (222K)
Bill Medley’s Life in the Army Air Corp WWII (101K)
Lyda Speck Contributed To Atomic Bomb (160K)
Ruby Ray Mackie (60K)

Forgotten Crossroads
County Archivist Looking For Help From The Community (7K)
Bangham Incorporated (40K)
Blanton Community (63K)
Bloomington Springs (147K)
Archive Records History of Bohannon Community (71K)
Brotherton Thrived By The Tracks (138K)
Burton Community (45K)
Putnam County Archives Digs Up History On Calf Killer Community (152K)
Ditty Community (144K)
Elmore Town (50K)
Gentry Community (57K)
Hickey Community (38K)
Holladay Community Dates Back To 1915 (209K)
Hudgens Community Not Forgotten (71K)
Mt. Herman Community (50K)
Old Buck Mountain Hotel Rediscovered (83K)
Archives Highlight Peekville Community (98K)
Phosphate Mines Brought People To Boma (117K)
Pippin Community Had Thriving School (72K)
Robert’s Switch (141K)
Saint Luke Community (98K)
Tiny And Timeless, Nameless Is Still Thriving (45K)
Twin Oak Community (72K)
White Plains (81K)

Historic School Signs
Free Union School (190K)
Holladay School Had First Local School Busses (173K)

Putnam County Families
Alcorn Family History (63K)
The Barnes Family (23K)
Bates Family: Coleman Troy Bates And Christine Ford Bates (26K)
Bradford Family (295K)
First Family of Football - The Browns (53K)
Gilbert Everett Boyd Family (51K)
Boyd's In The Military (222K)
John Armstrong Burch (83K)
Bradford Family (293K)
James Nathaniel Cox (6K)
Pioneer Cronk Family (20K)
James & Lois (Herren) Cronk (15K)
Joseph Fred Cronk Family (159K)
Thelma Cunningham (110K)
Descendents Of Henry Davis And Susannah West (157K)
Abraham Ford (14K)
L. B. Garrison (31K)
Viola Simrell Greenwood (33K)
The Haggard Families (154K)
Hargis Family (7K)
Margery Hargrove (90K)
William A. Hensley Sr. (23K)
Kizzie and Mary Ann Johnson (43K)
The Johnson Family in Putnam County (130K)
Florence Whitehead Kelley (104K)
Abram Henderson Lynch (386K)
Moss Families In The Military (181K)
Margaret J. Cooley Oaks (47K)
Pippin Family (6K)
John Isaac Pippin Family (139K)
Burton-Quarles And Related Families (143K)
Ann Hawes and William P. Quarles (13K)
Clavis Roberts (203K)
Tommy Allen Roberts Family (94K)
Winfield Scott Roberts Family (457K)
Roberts Families In The Military (262K)
The Robinsons (12K)
Edward D. Robinson (10K)
The Family Of Gross Scruggs Robinson (14K)
William Robinson And Zilpha Burton (11K)
The Sadlers Of Silver Point (83K)
Dr. Thurman Shipley (197K)
Jessie Cleo Sliger (45K)
The John Smellage Family (36K)
Miranda Josephine Winfrey Starnes (87K)
Rev. Robert Emmett Starnes (43K)
Elder Jacob Mattison Stewart (342K)
Dr. Robert William Thurman (25K)
John Tucker (22K)
The Tuckers And Other Families In Double Springs Tennessee (94K)
Mary Coleman (Prentice) Walker (98K)
Juanita Cooper (Johnson) Waller (24K)

Baxter
Anderson Store In Baxter (39K)
Baxter, TN (1.27M)
Baxter Community (103K)
Baxter Flag To Be Unveiled (5K)
Baxter's past becomes focus of street fair (78K)
Dipsy Doodle Restaurant (115K)
Former Homestead Lounge Gets Green Light To Open (26K)
May Day At Baxter Seminary (573K)
“Mine Lick” Now Thriving Town Of Baxter (12K)
Mules (84K)
Recycling A Building (168K)
Several Buildings Catch On Fire In Downtown Baxter (180K)
Baxter Arsonists Plead Guilty (22K)

Baxter Depot
Baxter Celebrates Historic Depot Groundbreaking (138K)
Movement To Rebuild Baxter Depot (262K)
Baxter Depot Finally A Reality (118K)

Cookeville
A Walk Through Cookeville History (563K)
Arthur Daniel Cookeville Transit Line (66K)
Biographies/Stories Cookeville City Cemetery (638K)
Cookeville’s Bobby Greenwood Has Played Against The Greats (31K)
Cookeville Caver Featured In National Geographic (51K)
Cookeville Countryside A Little Slice Of Heaven (50K)
Cookeville Depot Centennial 1909-2009 (80K)
Cookeville History Museum (1.48M)
Cookeville In Retrospect (118K)
Cookeville In Retrospect By Gertrude Whitney (169K)
Cookeville Machine Shops (12K)
Cookeville Pilot Dies In Crash At Florida Airshow (52K)
Cookeville Princess Theatre (375K)
Cookeville Regional Medical Center (117K)
Cookeville Sewing And Garden Club (61K)
Cookeville Shirt Company (188K)
Cookeville Under Its First Charter (32K)
Early History of Cookeville TN (47K)
Gerald Ford Has Ties To Cookeville (50K)
History Of Cookeville Rotary Noon Club (23K)
Sarah Holloway "Cookeville Voices" (83K)
The Cookeville Of 55 Years Ago (32K)
War Veteran Recalls Days Of The Cookeville Transit Line (34K)

Cookeville Census Occupations
1860 (20K)
1870 (21K)
1880 (38K)
1900 (105K)
1910 (210K)

Brassell Family
The Brassell Hangings (626K)
The Penalty For Murder (93K)
Brassell Brothers Hanged 99 Years Ago (17K)
The Braswell Hanging By Ernest H. Boyd (17K)
The Ballad Of The Braswell Boys (182K)

Churches
Baxter Church of Christ (13K)
Baxter Methodist Church (13K)
Cane Creek Baptist Church (20K)
Gentry Methodist ‘Most Historic’ (13K)
First United Methodist Church (39K)
Jefferson Avenue Church Of Christ (93K)
Mattie Smith Memorial Presbyterian Church (143K)
Nash Grove Baptist Church (51K)
Pleasant Grove Methodist Church (244K)
Pleasant Grove Methodist Church Story (35K)
Pleasant Grove Methodist Church Records (54K)
Rock Springs Methodist Church (112K)
Silver Point Church-Register Of Historic Places (319K)

Obits
Rufus W. Allen (136K)
James Montgomery Anderson (98K)
Mary Jane (Brock) Anderson (12K)
Harold Bartlett (8K)
James Bartlett (6K)
Hazel Bates (6K)
Barbara Melinda Beal (6K)
Frank Britnell (9K)
Arnold Lester Brown (138K)
Raymond Howard 'Bull' Brown Passes Away At 100 (37K)
Jesse Hickman Buck (7K)
William Haws Buck (38K)
James Zebedee Burgess (9K)
Tommy Burks (28K)
David Alexander Burton (6K)
William Monroe Bush (5K)
Henrietta M. "Etta" (Kuykendall) Cannon (6K)
Emma Ruth Carver (4K)
James “Jim” Kimble Coburn (19K)
Kate Hutchison Cole (134K)
Jacob Ritchie Davis (8K)
Zack Dixon (8K)
Mary "Mae" Draper (Anderson) Drake (63K)
Robert Garland Draper (11K)
Delton F. Dyal (7K)
John Dillard (J.D.) Eldridge (51K)
Charles E. Ensor (57K)
Lizzie (Rash) Ensor (4K)
Ollie (McGinness) Farmer (4K)
Dr. Nolan Fowler (11K)
Wendell C. Gentry (4K)
Barbara Dean (Leftwich) Gower (21K)
Sam Howard Greenwood (44K)
James Harness (46K)
Nettie Mae Bradford Hawkins (33K)
Ruth Mary (Perrin) Hogan (19K)
Jasper H. "Jap" Holladay (7K)
Ed Hooper (38K)
Franklin Earl Huddleston (6K)
Esquire Charles M. Huddleston (7K)
Willie Howard (Draper) Huddleston (15K)
Jimmie Enus Jaquess (44K)
John M. Lee (12K)
Eulene Locke (10K)
Cora (Cox) Lucas (63K)
Green Baker Massa (9K)
Rev. Billy Ray Matheney (78K)
W. J. & Anna Mills (10K)
Eleanor Drake Mitchell (445K)
Willard Iron Nash (11K)
Charles and Louise Nunally (136K)
(Ensor) Patton (121K)
James Peterson (7K)
Opal (Rodgers) Phillips (6K)
Samuel Houston Proffitt (6K)
Kenneth Scott Pullum (35K)
Anne Draper (Jane) Quarles (32K)
Sgt Phillip Keith "Top" Ross (24K)
Elaine (Green) Schaefer (5K)
Benjamin Jarrett Shipley (117K)
Charlie Benton Brooks Shipley (138K)
Harvey R. Shipley (9K)
Dr. Melvin Owen Smith (8K)
Robert Lee (Pooster) (Pappy) Smith (6K)
Charles Sanders Stanton Sr. (6K)
Dale Rhea Stapp (36K)
George Jefferson Stults (6K)
Roy Hugh Sullivan (72K)
Almarinda (Smith) Terry (7K)
Amanda Ruth (Huddleston) Torgl (19K)
Dr. Emilio Verastegui (6K)
Evollah "Bole" H. Waller (5K)
John W. Welch (5K)
Lige Jefferson Whiteaker (13K)
U. L. Whitson (22K)
Martha (Summers) Willis (13K)
Thomas William Willis (107K)
Elmer Wirt (533K)


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