Grainger County, Tennessee Court of Pleas & Quarter Sessions Record Book, #3, 1812-1816.
By: Ella Lee Sheffield, Pub. 1983, 240 pages, soft cover, Index, ISBN #0-89308-281-3.
In these abstracts, one will find local office holders being appointed, the levying and expenditure of local taxes, selecting & summoning of juries, licenses being granted to operators of taverns, as well as deeds & bills of sale being acknowledge by the grantor. The Court also oversaw a wide range of matters involving estates, including probate of will, settlements of estates, and appraisement, as well as matters dealing with bastardy, and many other valuable bits of information.