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1855 Mar 24 application date – War of 1812 Pension Application – Capt. John Chisholm – Tennessee – Lauderdale County, Alabama (16 pgs)
John Chisholm aged 74 yrs in Lauderdale Co AL on March 24, 1855 …. sworn … was a Capt in company in the 1st Regiment of Tennessee militia commanded by Col Robert C Nappier in War w Creek Indians … mustered into svd in Fayettville, Tenn on 12 Jan 1814 …disch at Fayettsville TN the 10th day of May 1814 … warrant for 40 acres …
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1817 Oct 11 death date of Richard P Chisholm – War of 1812 Pension Application – Richard P Chisholm (died Oct 11, 1817) – married in White County, Tennessee – widow in Simpson, Kentucky
married Mary A Clay – maiden name –
widow name – Mary A May (former widow – remarried in May 1821 to a John C May who died Sept 19, 18–date not completed) her widows application was denied because she remarried.
Richard P Chisholm died Oct 11, 1817 in Robertson Co, TN
enlisted in Robertson Co, TN
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War of 1812 Pension Application – Gillington Chisum – White County, Tennessee – Franklin County, Alabama (29 pgs)
wife Cynthia Hill married Aug 1817 in White Co, TN
1851 residence of Franklin Co, AL
1871 residence of Davidson Co, TN
service dates – enlisted Dec 10, 1812 – discharge Apr 20, 1813
in 1851 he was 55 years of age in Franklin Co, AL
in 1855 he was 59 years of age in Franklin Co, AL
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War of 1812 Pension Application – Taylor Chism – Tennessee Militia enlisted in Clarksville, TN – Posey Co, Indiana application of child George Chisum under age of 21 on March 30, 1855. George is only heir under age of 21 at time – the youngest child. Both mother and father dead for a number of years. (per depo of James Chisum)
Depo of William Johnson in White Co, TN – says Taylor has been dead 7 years, and Elizabeth his wife dead 15-18 years. Sworn on May 20, 1856.
Taylor Chism was resident of White Co, IL in 1850 and age 59 that year.
Taylor Chism father of George Chism
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1779 Jan 4 – Some records show that Elijah Chisham (Warrant No. 1001) might have been issued 90 acres of land in TN Sullivan County, located “N. side of Holston River”, but no matching Patent was found. More research is required to determine if a Patent was actually issued. The original request for this land was entered on 04 Jan 1779 and assigned TN Sullivan County Entry # 1001.
From PATENT BOOK Issued: (No date – patent not recorded) County: TN Sullivan (No Book:Page – patent not recorded)
From WARRANT / PLAT Entered: 04 Jan 1779, Entry no.: 1001 Other Identifiers: File no.: 027
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1781 Feb 12 – Some records show that Elijah Chisum (Warrant No. 741) might have been issued 100 acres of land in TN Eastern District County, located “N. side of Clinch River”, but no matching Patent was found. More research is required to determine if a Patent was actually issued. The original request for this land was entered on 12 Feb 1781.
From PATENT BOOK, Issued: (No date – patent not recorded), County: TN Eastern District, (No Book:Page – patent not recorded)
File no.: 04
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1782 Oct 23 – John Chrisoling (Chisolmy) (Warrant No. 15) was issued 90 acres of land on 23 Oct 1782 in TN Washington County, located “Beg on two hickorys and a large white oak”. This was recorded in Land Patent Book 44 page 280 as TN Washington County Grant # 264. The original request for this land was entered on 21 Feb 1778 and assigned TN Washington County Entry # 15. It took 4 years and 8 months to issue the grant.
From PATENT BOOK Issued: 23 Oct 1782 County: TN Washington Grant no.: 264 Book: 44 pg: 280
From WARRANT / PLAT Entered: 21 Feb 1778 Entry no.: 15 Other Identifiers: File no.: 96
https://www.nclandgrants.com/grant/?mars=12.14.20.96&qid=719377&rn=2

1784 Nov 10 – John Chrisolm [Chisolm] (Warrant No. 2602) was issued 200 acres of land on 10 Nov 1784 in TN Washington County, located “On head Spring of Waldons branch”. This was recorded in Land Patent Book 69 page 145 as TN Washington County Grant # 626. The original request for this land was entered on 01 Aug 1780 and assigned TN Washington County Entry # 2602. It took 4 years and 3 months to issue the grant.
From PATENT BOOK Issued: 10 Nov 1784 County: TN Washington Grant no.: 626 Book: 69 pg: 145
From WARRANT / PLAT Entered: 01 Aug 1780 Entry no.: 2602 Other Identifiers: File no.: 812
https://www.nclandgrants.com/grant/?mars=12.14.20.815&qid=719376&rn=2

1784 Nov 10 – Elijah Chrishams [Chisem] (Warrant No. 564) was issued 220 acres of land on 10 Nov 1784 in TN Sullivan County, located “On South side of Holstin River”. This was recorded in Land Patent Book 69 page 170 as TN Sullivan County Grant # 279. The original request for this land was entered on 16 May 1780 and assigned TN Sullivan County Entry # 564. It took 4 years and 6 months to issue the grant.
From PATENT BOOK Issued: 10 Nov 1784, County: TN Sullivan, Grant no.: 279, Book: 69 pg: 170
From WARRANT / PLAT Entered: 16 May 1780, Entry no.: 564, Other Identifiers: File no.: 400
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1787 Aug 9 – Elijah Chrisham [Chisholm] (Warrant No. 71) was issued 250 acres of land on 09 Aug 1787 in TN Sullivan County, located “On the South side of Holston river”. This was recorded in Land Patent Book 61 page 399 as TN Sullivan County Grant # 380. The original request for this land was entered on 26 Feb 1778 and assigned TN Sullivan County Entry # 71. It took 9 years and 5 months to issue the grant.
From PATENT BOOK Issued: 09 Aug 1787 County: TN Sullivan Grant no.: 380 Book: 61 pg: 399
From WARRANT / PLAT Entered: 26 Feb 1778 Entry no.: 71 Other Identifiers: File no.: 241
https://www.nclandgrants.com/grant/?mars=12.14.17.241&qid=719368&rn=1

1789 Nov 27 – John Chisolm (Warrant No. 15) was issued 600 acres of land on 27 Nov 1789 in TN Greene County, located “East side of Little River”. This was recorded in Land Patent Book 74 page 23 as TN Greene County Grant # 825. The original request for this land was entered on 20 Jun 1787. It took 2 years and 5 months to issue the grant.
From PATENT BOOK Issued: 27 Nov 1789 County: TN Greene Grant no.: 825 Book: 74 pg: 23
From WARRANT / PLAT Entered: 20 Jun 1787 Other Identifiers: File no.: 875
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1790 Oct 23 – John Chisolm in the U.S., Census Reconstructed Records, 1660-1820
Name: John Chisolm
Gender: M (Male)
State: Tennessee
Locality: Territory South of Ohio River
County: Washington County
Residence Year: 1790
Household Remarks: He was appointed a justice of the peace for Washington County on 23 Oct 1790.
Document: Territorial Papers of the US; Volume Number: Vol 4; Page Number: 432; Family Number: 5
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1790 Nov 3 – Elijah Chisolm in the U.S., Census Reconstructed Records, 1660-1820
Name: Elijah Chisolm
Gender: M (Male)
State: Tennessee
Locality: Territory South of Ohio River
County: Hawkins County
Residence Year: 1790
Household Remarks: He was appointed a Justice of the Peace for Hawkins County, 3 Nov 1790.
Document: Territorial Papers of the US; Volume Number: Vol 4; Page Number: 437; Family Number: 5
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1791 June 10 – Elijah Chisolm in the U.S., Census Reconstructed Records, 1660-1820
Name: Elijah Chisolm
Gender: M (Male)
State: Tennessee
Locality: Territory South of Ohio River
County: Hawkins County
Residence Year: 1790
Household Remarks: He was appointed, 10 Jun 1791, a Captain in the militia for Hawkins County.
Document: Territorial Papers of the US; Volume Number: Vol 4; Page Number: 445; Family Number: 17
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1791 July 2 – John Chisolm in the U.S., Census Reconstructed Records, 1660-1820
Name: John Chisolm
Gender: M (Male)
Additional Remarks: “John Chisholm, an early trader in Knoxville, a justice of the peace in Washington and later in Knox County, became a trusted emissary of Blount among the Indians. He was involved in the Blount conspiracy affair, having gone to England on a mission in connection with the plan of interesting the British Government in a scheme to invade Florida. He never returned from that trip (White, “John Chisholm, A Soldier of Fortune”, E. Tenn. Hist. Soc. Pubs., No. 1, pp. 60-66). His son, John D. Chisholm, married a half-breed Cherokee woman; he was the great-grandfather of the U.S. Senator Robert L. Owen, of Oklahoma (ibid., p. 66 n.).”
State: Tennessee
Locality: Territory South of Ohio River
County: Washington District
Residence Year: 1790
Household Remarks: His name is on the “Treaty of Holston”, 2 Jul 1791 between the President of the US and “Chiefs and Warriors of the Cherokee Nation of Indians” [pages 60-67].
Document: Territorial Papers of the US; Volume Number: Vol 4; Page Number: 67; Family Number: 1
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1791 Dec 26 – Elijah Chisum (Warrant No. 741) was issued 100 acres of land on 26 Dec 1791 in TN Hawkins County, located “On the North side of Holston River”. This was recorded in Land Patent Book 77 page 312 as TN Hawkins County Grant # 197. The original request for this land was entered on 12 Feb 1781 and assigned TN Hawkins County Entry # 741. It took 10 years and 10 months to issue the grant.
From PATENT BOOK, Issued: 26 Dec 1791, County: TN Hawkins, Grant no.: 197, Book: 77 pg: 312
From WARRANT / PLAT, Entered: 12 Feb 1781, Entry no.: 741
File no.: 210
https://www.nclandgrants.com/grant/?mars=12.14.9.210&qid=719357&rn=3

1792 June 16 – John Chisolm in the U.S., Census Reconstructed Records, 1660-1820
Name: John Chisolm
Gender: M (Male)
State: Tennessee
Locality: Territory South of Ohio River
County: Knox County
Residence Year: 1790
Household Remarks: He was appointed, 16 Jun 1792, an “additional Justice” for Knox County.
Document: Territorial Papers of the US; Volume Number: Vol 4; Page Number: 449; Family Number: 19
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1793 Sept 7 – Obediah Chisum to Timothy Holdaway, bk B, p 22. Jefferson County, TN
… between Obadiah Chisum and Timothy Holdawy both of the Territory of the US South of the River Ohio in the County of Jefferson … in consideration of the sum of 40 pounds to me in hand paid by the said Timothy Holdway … sold unto the said Holdaway .. land situate lying and being in the County of Jefferson and on the Waters of Bent Creek containing 50 acres …. to a conditional line between said Holdaway and Nathaniel Day ….
Signed: Obadiah Chisum
Wit: Alexander Outlaw, William Small
https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CS54-9QD7-P?i=194&cat=202318

1793 Aug 22 – Obaddiah Chesolm fr Alexander Outlaw, bk B, p 164. Jefferson County, TN
… between Alexander Outlaw and Obediah Chesom both of the County of Jefferson, in the Territory South of the River Ohio … in consideration of the sum of 60 pounds … sold unto the said Chisolm … land situate … on the waters of Bent Creek and in the County of Jefferson … Holdaway’s … to a conditional line made by Charles Hodges * John Bull … along said line to McDonald’s line … containing 520 acres
Signed: Alexander Outlaw
Wit: Charles Hodges, William Small
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1794 Apr 23 – James Chisom (Warrant No. 1637) was issued 150 acres of land on 23 Apr 1794 in TN Eastern District County, located “On Spring fork of Sycamore creek”. This was recorded in Land Patent Book 81 page 557 as TN Eastern District County Grant # 168. The original request for this land was entered on 05 Oct 1791 and assigned TN Eastern District County Entry # 1637. It took 2 years and 7 months to issue the grant.
From PATENT BOOK Issued: 23 Apr 1794 County: TN Eastern District Grant no.: 168 Book: 81 pg: 557
From WARRANT / PLAT Entered: 05 Oct 1791 Entry no.: 1637 Other Identifiers: File no.: 196
https://www.nclandgrants.com/grant/?mars=12.14.3.190&qid=719379&rn=1

1794 Apr 23 – Elijah Chisom (Warrant No. 261) was issued 150 acres of land on 23 Apr 1794 in TN Eastern District County, located “On Spring fork of Sycamore creek”. This was recorded in Land Patent Book 81 page 558 as TN Eastern District County Grant # 170. The original request for this land was entered on 13 May 1780 and assigned TN Eastern District County Entry # 261. It took 13 years and 11 months to issue the grant.
From PATENT BOOK Issued: 23 Apr 1794 County: TN Eastern District Grant no.: 170 Book: 81 pg: 558
From WARRANT / PLAT Entered: 13 May 1780 Entry no.: 261 Other Identifiers: File no.: 198
https://www.nclandgrants.com/grant/?mars=12.14.3.192&qid=719378&rn=1

1794 July 12 – Elijah Chisolm (Warrant No. 71) was issued 284 acres of land on 12 Jul 1794 in TN Hawkins County, located “On the S. side of Holston River beg. at a Poplar on the Bank of the river marked R”. This was recorded in Land Patent Book 82 page 217 as TN Hawkins County Grant # 615. The original request for this land was entered on 21 Sep 1792 and assigned TN Hawkins County Entry # 71. It took 1 year and 10 months to issue the grant.
From PATENT BOOK Issued: 12 Jul 1794 County: TN Hawkins Grant no.: 615 Book: 82 pg: 217
From WARRANT / PLAT Entered: 21 Sep 1792 Entry no.: 71 Other Identifiers: File no.: 775
https://www.nclandgrants.com/grant/?mars=12.14.9.775&qid=719373&rn=3

1794 Aug 9 – Obadiah Chisum to Nathaniel Day, bk B, p 165. Jefferson County, TN
… between Obediah Chisum and Nathaniel Day both of the Territory of the US south of the River Ohio in the County of Jefferson … in consideration of the sum of 60 pounds … sold unto the said Day … land situate … in the County of Jefferson and on the waters of Bent Creek including 250 acres … the place whereon old Mr Cheek once did live … to a post oak corner of Nathaniel Day and Timothy Holdaway … along a conditional line of marked trees between Timothy Holdaway and Nathaniel Day … to the conditional line between Nathaniel Day and Charles Hodges … to Chisum’s east line …
Signed: Obadiah Chisum
Wit: William Parks, William Horner
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1795 Mar 20 – Obadiah Chisum to Nathaniel Day, bk C, p. 206. Jefferson County, TN
… between Obadiah Chisum and Nathaniel Day both of the County of Jefferson in the Territory South of the River Ohio … in consideration of the sum of 80 pounds …. sold unto the said Nathaniel Day a certain parcel or tract of land situate lying and being on the waters of Bent Creek and in the County of Jefferson … on a conditional line made between Charles Hoges and Nathaniel Day … to a conditional line made by Charles Hodge and John Bull … to McDonals line … contining 470 acres
Signed: Obadiah Chisum
Wit: Charles Hodges, John Gray, William Smith
https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CS54-9Q8W-5?i=469&cat=202318

1795 Aug 1 – James Chisholm in the U.S., Census Reconstructed Records, 1660-1820
Name: James Chisholm
Gender: M (Male)
State: Tennessee
Locality: Territory South of Ohio River 
County: Hawkins County
Residence Year: 1800
Household Remarks: On 1 Aug 1795 he was made a Lieutenant in the militia for Hawkins County.
Document: Territorial Papers of the US; Volume Number: Vol 4; Page Number: 469; Family Number: 1
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1795 Dec 2 – Elijah Chisolm (Warrant No. 2698) was issued 150 acres of land on 02 Dec 1795 in TN Eastern District County, located “On N. side of Clinch River”. This was recorded in Land Patent Book 88 page 272 as TN Eastern District County Grant # 253. The original request for this land was entered on 19 Dec 1780 and assigned TN Eastern District County Entry # 2698. It took 14 years and 11 months to issue the grant.
From PATENT BOOK Issued: 02 Dec 1795 County: TN Eastern District Grant no.: 253 Book: 88 pg: 272
From WARRANT / PLAT Entered: 19 Dec 1780 Entry no.: 2698 Other Identifiers: File no.: 332
https://www.nclandgrants.com/grant/?mars=12.14.3.326&qid=719373&rn=2

1795 Dec 8 – Elijah Chisum (Warrant No. 139) was issued 200 acres of land on 08 Dec 1795 in TN Eastern District County, located “On N. side of Clinch River”. This was recorded in Land Patent Book 88 page 273 as TN Eastern District County Grant # 255. The original request for this land was entered on 30 Oct 1781 and assigned TN Eastern District County Entry # 139. It took 14 years and 1 month to issue the grant.
From PATENT BOOK, Issued: 08 Dec 1795, County: TN Eastern District
Grant no.: 255, Book: 88 pg: 273
From WARRANT / PLAT, Entered: 30 Oct 1781, Entry no.: 139, File no.: 334
https://www.nclandgrants.com/grant/?mars=12.14.3.328&qid=719357&rn=1

1796 July 20 – Elijah Chissum (Warrant No. 2274) was issued 640 acres of land on 20 Jul 1796 in TN Hawkins County, located “On N. side of Clinch River”. This was recorded in Land Patent Book 88 page 433 as TN Hawkins County Grant # 733. The original request for this land was entered on 24 Nov 1779 and assigned TN Hawkins County Entry # 2274. It took 16 years and 8 months to issue the grant.
From PATENT BOOK Issued: 20 Jul 1796 County: TN Hawkins Grant no.: 733 Book: 88 pg: 433
From WARRANT / PLAT Entered: 24 Nov 1779 Entry no.: 2274 Other Identifiers: File no.: 963
https://www.nclandgrants.com/grant/?mars=12.14.9.962&qid=719383&rn=1

1796 July 20 – Elijah Chissum (Warrant No. 359) was issued 640 acres of land on 20 Jul 1796 in TN Hawkins County, located “On N. side of Clinch”. This was recorded in Land Patent Book 88 page 431 as TN Hawkins County Grant # 732. The original request for this land was entered on 24 Mar 1780 and assigned TN Hawkins County Entry # 359. It took 16 years and 4 months to issue the grant.
From PATENT BOOK Issued: 20 Jul 1796 County: TN Hawkins Grant no.: 732 Book: 88 pg: 431
From WARRANT / PLAT Entered: 24 Mar 1780 Entry no.: 359 Other Identifiers: File no.: 962
https://www.nclandgrants.com/grant/?mars=12.14.9.961&qid=719383&rn=2

1797 Jul 7 – Some records show that Elijah Chisolm (Warrant No. — ) might have been issued 200 acres of land in TN Grainger County, located “On Straight Creek”, but no matching Patent was found. More research is required to determine if a Patent was actually issued. The original request for this land was entered on 07 Jul 1797.
From PATENT BOOK Issued: (No date – patent not recorded) County: TN Grainger (No Book:Page – patent not recorded)
From WARRANT / PLAT Entered: 07 Jul 1797 Other Identifiers: File no.: 02
https://www.nclandgrants.com/grant/?mars=12.14.7.2&qid=719373&rn=1

1798 Dec 13 – John Chissolm was issued 30 acres of land on 13 Dec 1798 in Robeson County, NC located “Between Drowning Creek and Bear Swamp”. This was recorded in Land Patent Book 97 page 333 as Robeson County Grant # 1815. The original request for this land was entered on 04 Oct 1796 and assigned Robeson County Entry # 4. It took 2 years and 2 months to issue the grant.
From PATENT BOOK Issued: 13 Dec 1798 County: Robeson Grant no.: 1815 Book: 97 pg: 333
From WARRANT / PLAT Entered: 04 Oct 1796 Entry no.: 4 Other Identifiers: File no.: 1839
https://www.nclandgrants.com/grant/?mars=12.14.105.1859&qid=719380&rn=1

1801 Feb 10 Elijah Chisom fr Andrew Wade, bk A, p 8. White County, Tennessee
… between Andrew Wade of the County of Anson and State of North Carolina of the one part and Elijah Chisum of the County of Grainger and State of Tennessee of the other part … in consideration of the sum of 1250 dollars … confirm unto him the said Elijah Chisum … land … in Middle District and State of Tennessee on the … waters of the Cain Fork of Cumberland River … containing 5000 acres
Signed: Andrew Wade
Wit: Nimrod Dodson, John Hount, Isaac Sone.
(Recorded Apr 2, 1807)
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Elijah Chisom fr N. Carolina, bk A, p 163. White County, Tennessee

(Page missing on Family Search – see: https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSKX-QQJR-1?i=88&cat=261424 ).

1801 Nov 20 – Some records show that Anguish Chisholm might have been issued 300 acres of land in Montgomery County, NC located “On S. W. side of Yadkin River”, but no matching Patent was found. More research is required to determine if a Patent was actually issued. The original request for this land was entered on 20 Nov 1801 and assigned Montgomery County Entry # 5716.
From PATENT BOOK Issued: (No date – patent not recorded) County: Montgomery (No Book:Page – patent not recorded)
From WARRANT / PLAT Entered: 20 Nov 1801 Entry no.: 5716 Other Identifiers: File no.: 049
https://www.nclandgrants.com/grant/?mars=12.14.89.4339&qid=719369&rn=1

1804 March 5 – William Chisholm fr Duncan Stewart Book C 1806 to 1809 p. 402. Montgomery County, Tennessee
… between Duncan Stewart of the County of Montgomery and State of Tennessee of the one part and William Chisholm of the afsd County and State of the other part … in consideration of the sum of 200 dollars … confirm unto the said William Chisholm … land containing 480 acres … in the County of Montgomery … on the West side of the West Fork of Rd River and bounded … from sd. Chisholm’s house .. to Wright Bonds’ east boundary line … west of William Elliott’s west boundary line … to Peter Harrel’s or property William Elliott’s … to sd Harrel’s SE corner … to Robert Young’s SW corner … on the S side the branch near said Chisholm’s … down sd Little West Fork … was granted by patent bearing date 1797 to … Duncan Stewart … 250 acres of the Eastern part of said bargained land to the said William Chisholm warranted … the balance or remaining 230 acres the said Duncan Stewart only warrant and defend against himself and his heirs only …
Signed: D. Stewart. Wits: James McCarroll, William Reasons (Recorded April 12, 1808)
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1807 Aug 21 – Elijah Chisom fr Tennessee, bk C, p 92. White County, Tennessee
… obtained from the board of commissioners for West Tennessee by Elijah Chisum and entered on the 14th day of Aug 1807 by No. 124 there is a granted by the said State of Tennessee unto the said Elijah Chisum … land containing 450 acres … in White County in the 3d District and 22 section … in the line that divides the 19th and 22 sections … in Moses Fisk’s line … surveyed the 6th of March 1809 by James Chisum ….
By the Governor Willie Blount
(Recorded April 9, 1810)
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1808 Feb 13 – John Chism fr William Chism Book C 1806 to 1809 p. 396. Montgomery County, Tennessee
… between William Chism of Montgomery County and State of Tennessee of the one part and John Chism of the County and State afsd of the other part … in consideration of the love and affection I have for my son John Chism I the said William have given … and confirm unto him the said John Chism … land in the County afsd … in said William Chism’s line … on Henry Williams’ line …. containing 180 acres ….. part of the tract that said William now lives on … Signed: William Chisholm.
Wit: A. Crutcher, William M Bell.
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1808 Sept 19 – William Chisholm fr J McCarroll, Book C 1806 to 1809 p. 508. Montgomery County, Tennessee
… between James McCarrol of the County of Montgomery and State of Tennessee of the one part and William Chisholm of the State and County afsd of the other part … in consideration of the sum of 60 dollars … confirm unto the sd William Chisholm … land situate … in the County of Montgomery and State of Tennessee … on the S side of the Little West Fork of Red River and bounded … at sd Chisholms NE corner on sd Little West Fork … to Chisholm’s line … containing 12 acres
Signed: James McCarral
Wit: James Stewart, M Phillips. (Recorded Nov 8, 1808)
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1809 Sept 12 – John Chism fr William Chism, Book I 1809 to 1820 p. 33 x 2 deeds (slaves). Montgomery County, Tennessee
… I William Chism of Montgomery County and State of Tennessee … sold … unto Charles Boyard a certain negroe Frankey about 3 or 4 years of age … Signed: William Chism.
Wit: A Crutcher, Joseph Bogard, John Chism
1809 Sept 12 – … I William Chism of Montgomery County and State of Tennessee have … conveyed unto John Chism of the said County and State afsd one negroe boy named Bob about 5 or 6 years old … Signed: William Chism
Wit: A Crutcher, Joseph Bogard, Taylor Chism
https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-8924-PRM3?i=23&cat=182323

William Chisholm, James & Papsy deed of gift, Book I 1809 to 1820 p. 41. Montgomery County, Tennessee
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1809 Sept 18 – William, James, & Patsey Chisholm deed of gift fr William Chisholm, Book I 1809 to 1820 p. 43. Montgomery County, Tennessee
… I William Chisem of Montgomery County and State of Tennessee in consideration of the natural love and affection which I have and bear unto my beloved children William Chisholm, James Chisholm, and Patsey Chisholm … grant and confirm unto the said William Chisholm, James Chisholm and Patsey Chisholm all my right, title and interest to a negroe girl named Ninny (or Winny) now in my possession and her increase to equally divided amongst them at my death …. the negroe girle Winny is to remain in my possession … until my death … also by these presents give grant and confirm unto the sd William Chisholm and James Chisholm 200 acres of land each to have 100 acres the same lying and being in Montgomery County on the Little West Fork of Red River near Davis’ Mill … Signed: William Chisholm
Wit: J B Reynolds
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1809 Dec 21 – Chisholms fr Charles Stewart, Book I 1809 to 1820 p 182. Montgomery County, Tennessee
… I William Chisholm of the County of Montgomery in consideration of a conveyance of sale this day made by Charles Stewart of said County to my children Patsey, William & James Chisholm of a certain negro girl named Hannah, and also in consideration of the sum of 1 dollar to me … paid …. sold unto the said Charles Steward one negroe girl named Winney of a yellowish complexion aged about 14 years … Signed: William Chisholm
Wit: Robert W Temple, John Stewart
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1810 US Census Rutherford, TN Name: Zachary Chism
Home in 1810 (City, County, State): Nashville, Rutherford, Tennessee
Free White Persons – Males – 16 thru 25: 2
Free White Persons – Females – 45 and over: 1
Number of Household Members Over 25: 1
Number of Household Members: 3
Year: 1810; Census Place: Nashville, Rutherford, Tennessee; Roll: 63; Page: 7; Image: 00011; Family History Library Film: 0218687
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1810 US Census Rutherford, TN Name: Alexander Chisom
Home in 1810 (City, County, State): Nashville, Rutherford, Tennessee
Free White Persons – Males – 16 thru 25: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 16 thru 25: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 45 and over: 1
Number of Household Members Over 25: 1
Number of Household Members: 3
Year: 1810; Census Place: Nashville, Rutherford, Tennessee; Roll: 63; Page: 15; Image: 00015; Family History Library Film: 0218687
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1810 Jan 18 – John Chisom fr Tennessee, bk C, p 95. White County, Tennessee
… granted by the said State of Tennessee unto John Chisum assignee of the said Sampson Williams … land containing 200 acres lying in White County in the First District first range and ninth section on the waters of Caney Fork … between said Chesum and Thomas Hill … surveyed the 21st of June 1808 by John Brown DS …
By the Governor Willie Blount
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1811 Jan 15 – Elijah Chisom to Elijah Hill, bk F, p 152. White County, Tennessee
… between Elijah Chisum of the County of White and State of Tennessee of the one part and Elijah Hill of the County and State afsd of the other part … in consideration of the sum of 5 dollars … transfer unto him the afsd Elijah Hill … land containing 1 acre … in White County on the waters of the N side of Cany Fork it being part of a grant No. 2087 issued in the name of the said Elijah Chisum and bounded … line of Abner Hill’s survey of 57 acres …
Signed: Elijah Chisum
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1811 Sept 3 – Taylor, Patsy, William & James Chism fr J Stewart, p 397. Montgomery County, Tennessee
… I James Stewart of the County of Montgomery and State of Tennessee for and in consideration of the sum of 100 dollars …. paid by Taylor Chism, Patsy Chism, William Chism Jr, James Chism all of the afsd County and State … confirm unto the afsd Taylor Chism, Patsey Chism, William Chism Jr, and James Chism a certain negroe girl named Franky … the afsd negro girl Franky remain with and … upon Mrs Polly Chism during her natural life … Signed: James Stewart.
Wit: John Chism, Sarah Chism
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1812 Aug 4 – William Chisom to Chisom & Russell, bk E, p 41. White County, Tennessee
… I William Chisum of Warren County State of Tennessee in consideration of 1000 dollars to me in hand paid … deliver unto John Chisum of White County and State afsd and Isham Russell of Warren County and State afsd the following horses, cattle and hogs …
Signed: William Chisam
Wit: George C Will, Isaac Taylor
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1812 Nov 9 – David Cowan Jr to John Chisom, bk E, p 458. White County, Tennessee
… between David Cowan Jr of the County of White and State of Tennessee of the one part and John Chisum Jr of the County and State afsd of the other part … in consideration of the sum of 150 dollars … confirm unto the said John Chisum Jr … land situate … in the County and State afsd on the Waters of the Calf Killers Fork of the Caney Fork .. that David Cowan Sr now makes use of … Containing 50 acres
Signed: David Cowan Jr
Wit: Joseph Upchurch, William Roberts, Elijah Chisum
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1813 Jan 5 – Margarett Chisom fr Rebekah Hill etal, bk E, p 158. White County, Tennessee
… in consideration of 2 dollars … we have sold unto Rebekah Hill of the County of White and State of Tennessee a negro girl by the name of Eady about … 26 or 27 years of age …
Signed: James Hill, Margaret Chisum, William Hill
Wit: Thomas McBride, James Anderson
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1814 April 12 – Elijah Chisom to Sherrod Horn, bk E, p 276, 277. White County, Tennessee
… between Elijah Chisum Sr of the County of White and State of TN of the one part, Sherrod Horn of the County and State afsd of the other part … the said Elijah Chisum Sr … in consideration of the sum of 75 dollars … confirmed unto the said Sherrod Horn … land situate in the County and State afsd on both sides of the Calf Killers Fork of the Caney Fork adj a tract of 100 acres in the name of George Russell, location No. 475 above … passing said Russells NE corner … containing 30 acres … was granted by the said State of TN to the said Elijah Chisum Sr per grant No. 4889 and dated the 15th day of July 1813 …
Signed: Elijah Chisum Sr
Wit: James Chisum
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1814 May 6 – Margarett Chisom fr David Smyth, bk E, p 305. White County, Tennessee
… I David Smyth of the County and State afsd … sold unto Marget Chisum of the same place a negro woman named Charity and her child named Matilda about 6 months old …
Signed: David Smyth
Wit: Elijah Chisum Sr
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1814 June 27 – John Chisom fr James Bowin, bk E, p. 346. White County, Tennessee
… I James Bowen of the County and State afsd .. in consideration of 666 dollars … delivered unto John Chisum of the County and State afsd three negroes viz one woman and two children … about 24, one suckling child a boy named Ellick, about one month old, the other a girl about three years old named Eliza ….
Signed: James Bowen
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1815 Feb 7 – John Chisom fr P Donohoo, bk E, p 424. White County, Tennessee
… I Patrick Donohoo of the County of White and State of Tennessee … in consideration … my trusty friend John Chisum of the County and State afsd … appoint him the said John Chisum my true and lawful attorney …. for 100 acres … the survey founded on an entry made in my name for 100 acres made in the office of the surveyor of the First Dist in the State afsd unto Jonathan Harris his heirs and etc which tract of land is contiguous to the hichory west mountain and adjoining the surveys whereon the said Jonathan Harris lives and occupies … allowing and confirming all and every legal act of him the said John Chisum in and about the afsd platt and certificate of survey of said 100 acres of land …
Signed: Patrick Donohoo
Wit: Jacob A Lane, George C Hamlett
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1815 June 12 – Elijah Chisom Sr to W C Metcalf, bk E, p 450. White County, Tennessee
… between Elijah Chisum of the County of White and State of Tennessee of the one part, and William C Metcalf of the County and State afsd of the other part … in consideration of the sum of 150 dollars … sold unto the said William C Metcalf two tracts of land one containing 50 acres, the other 25 acres … in the said County of White and State of Tennessee and bounded …. the 50 acres … of the SE corner of William Hays’ entry No. 533 … survey the 4th of March 1813 … the other 25 acres … E of the SE corner of a 55 acre tract in the name of William P Anderson … a SW corner of William Brown … surveyed the 4th of March 1813 … both tracts of land lying … together in the Third District on the waters of the Calf Killer Fork of the Caney Fork …
Signed: Elijah Chisum Sr
Wit: Thomas McReed, Samuel Lauren, Abraham Broyle
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1815 June 16 – Elijah Chisom to Benj Weaver, bk E, p 401. White County, Tennessee
… between Elijah Chisum Sr and Benjamin Weaver both of the County of White and State of Tennessee … in consideration of the sum of 112 dollars …. confirm unto him the said Benjamin Weaver … 2 tracts of land included in two grants containing 50 acres that is grant number 6741 containing 20 acres in the County afsd on the waters of the Calf Killer waters of the Caney Fork …. WE corner of William P Anderson and Elijah Chisum Sr survey of 180 acres known by the name of the Iron Oar Tract … also grant number 6643 contining 30 acres situate … on the waters of the Calf Killer Fork … on the NW corner of Elijah Chisam Srs 20 acre survey …
Signed: Elijah Chisum Sr
Wit: William Glenn, Isaac Taylor, Anthony Dibrell
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1815 July 1 – James Chisom to Marshal Duncan, bk E, p 449. White County, Tennessee
… between James Chisum of the County of Overton and State of Tennessee of the one part and Marshal Duncan of the County of White and State afsd of the other part … the said James Chisum for and in consideration of the sum of 266 dollars and 66 and 2/3 cents … confirm unto the said Marshal Duncan … land … in the County of White on the Waters of Calf Killers on the Waters of a creek known by the name of Cherry Creek including part of the improvement where the said Duncan now lives containing 80 acres granted by the State of Tennessee to the said James Chisum Grant No. 5772 and dated 30th day of June 1814 … corner of Hardy Jones occupant survey of 100 acres … in the south boundary of an entry in the name of Elijah Chisum Jr … to the NE corner of said Jones’ survey …
Signed: James Chisum
Wit: Elijah Chisum Sr, Soloman Duncan
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1815 July 19 – Elijah Chisom to James Turner, bk E, p 407. White County, Tennessee
… between Elijah Chisum Sr of the County of White and State of Tennessee of the one part and James Turner of the County and State afsd of the other part … in consideration of the sum of 120 dollars … confirmed unto him the afsd James Turner … land containing by survey 49 acres granted to the said Elijah Chisum by the State of Tennessee by Grant No 5774 … in White County in the 3d District and on the Waters of Calf Killer Fork of Canes Fork in a cove of the mountain known by the name of the Turkey Cove … bounded … line of Lowrey’s claim …
Signed: Elijah Chisum Sr
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1815 Sept 12 – Elijah Chisom to John Shropshire, bk F, p 397. White County, Tennessee
… between Elijah Chisum Jr of the County of White and State of Tennessee of the one part and John Shropshire of the County and State afsd of the other part … in consideration of the sum of 150 dollars … confirm unto the sd John Shropshire … land … in the State and County afsd on the waters of the Caney Fork entered on warrant No. 229 in the First Dist … the SE corner of James Martin’s 100 acre entry in the S boundary line of Joseph Upchurch occupant survey … containing 100 acres
Signed: Elijah Chisum
Wit: Joseph Upchurch, Hicks Shropshire, Thomas Hill, John May
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1815 Sept 13 – Elijah Chisom fr John Shropshire, bk F, p 148. White County, Tennessee
… between John Shropshire of the County of White and State of Tennessee of the one part and Elijah Chisum Jr of the County and State afsd of the other part … in consideration of the sum of 18 dollars … confirm unto the said Elijah Chisum … land … in the State and County afsd on the waters of the Cany Fork in the First District … at a black oak sd Chisum’s SE corner … on the Rock Island Road … containing 12 acres ….
Signed: John Shropshire
Wit: Joseph Upchurch, Hicks Shropshire, Thomas Hill, John May
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1815 Nov 7 – John Chisom to B Crabb, bk E, p 457. White County, Tennessee
… between John Chisum of the County of White and State of Tennessee of the one part, and Bonaparte Crabb of the County and State afsd of the other part … in consideration of the sum of 300 dollars …. confirm unto the sd Crabb … land situate … in the County of White and State afsd … on the waters of Calf Killer Fork of the Caney Fork … north of John Millers west corner … containing 50 acres
Signed: John Chisum
Wit: Joseph Upchurch, John Smith
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1817 Apr 19 – Elijah Chisom fr Thomas Taylor, Sher, bk F, p 64. White County, Tennessee
… between Thomas Taylor sheriff of White County in the State of Tennessee and successor of Isaac Taylor late Sheriff of the County afsd of the one part and Elijah Chisum Sr of the County and State afsd of the other part … a certain writ of fier facias issued out of the Court of Warren County …. the goods and chattels lands and tenements of William P Anderson within the said County he should cause to be made the sum … which sum Joseph Colville lately in the Court of Warren recovered against the said William P Anderson … did seize execute and take into his possession 55 acres of land … in the County of White and Waters of the Calf Killers Fork of Caney Fork …. the SW corner of Isaac Taylor’s occupant claim of a 159 acres … thence north with said line … granted by the State of Tennessee on the 23d day of March 1815 by grant no. 6764 …. Elijah Chisum Sr … the sum of 5 dollars which was the highest and best bid became the purchaser of the afsd tract of 55 acres … sell unto the said Elijah Chisum Sr … the afsd tract of land …
Signed: Thomas Taylor, Sheriff of White County
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1818 Feb 2 – Elijah Chisom to Benj Weaver, bk G, p 113. White County, Tennessee
… I Elijah Chisum Sr of the State of Tennessee and County of White am held and firmly bound unto Benjamin Weaverof the State and County afsd in the penal sum of 200 dollars … the condition of this obligation … before the 1st day of Sept next …. deed of conveyance to 30 acres of land lying in said County of White to Benjamin Weaver … part of a tract of 180 acres granted to Elijah Chisum and William P Anderson … known by the name of the Great Ore Bank lying at the … W corner of said tract …
Signed: Elijah Chisum Sr
Wit: John W Dearing.
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1819 Jan 13 – John Chisom to Ford Miller, bk G, p 152. White County, Tennessee
… between John Chisum of the County of White and State of Tennessee of the one part and Frederick Miller of the County and State afsd of the other part … in consideration the sum of 40 dollars and 75 cents … confirm unto the said Frderick Miller …. land … in the County and State afsd in the First District on the waters of the Calf Killers Fork … in the line of William Shaws 100 acre survey … containing 40 and 3/4 acres
Signed: John Chisum
Wit: Joseph Upchurch, John Anderson
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1819 June 18 – James and John Chisom exrs to John Rutledge, bk F, p 332. White County, Tennessee
… between James Chisum of the County of Overton and John Chisum of the County of White both of the State of Tennessee executors of the last will and testament of Elijah Chisum Sr decd of the one part, and John Rutledge of the County of White and State afsd of the other part … in consideration of the sum of 2500 dollars … confirm unto the said John Rutledge … land … in the County of White on the waters of the Calf Killers Fork of the Caney Fork of Cumberland River … including the late residence of the said Elijah Chisum Sr decd being part of a tract of 450 acres granted by the State afsd to the said Elijah Chisum Sr decd by patent No. 1858 and bearing date the 18th day of January 1810 … corner to a tract of 150 acres willed by the said Elijah Chisum Sr decd to his two grandsons William H Chisum and Elijah S Chisum … with the line of the said 150 acre tract … corner of the cleared land whereon Peggy Chisum (widow woman) now lives … in Moses Fisk’s line … containing 300 acres … reserving two poles square including the graves of the late proprietors in the center …
Signed: James Chisum, John Chisum
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Elijah Chisom to Robert Anderson, bk F, p 465. White County, Tennessee
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1819 Nov 25 – John Chisom to Danl Walling, bk G, p 139. White County, Tennessee
… between John Chisum of the County of White and State of Tennessee of the one part and Daniel Walling of the County and State afsd of the other part …. in consideration of the sum of 475 dollars … confirm unto the said Daniel Walling … 3 certain tracts … of land … in the County and State afsd in the First Dist on the N side of Caney Fork … the top of Town Mountain … corner of a survey made in the name of Elisha Walling for 200 acres … containing 40 acres … 2d in White County in the First District on the waters of Caney Fork on the top of the Gum Spring Mountain …. boundary line of 40 acres in the name of Morgan Bryan … containing 45 and 3/4 acres … 3d in White County in the First Dist on the waters of Cany Fork on the top of the Gum Spring Mountain … in the south boundary line of sd 40 acre survey … containing 39 acres … in the whole 124 and 3/4 acres
Signed: John Chisum
Wit: Joseph Upchurch, James Walling, Ambrose F Upchurch
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1820 US Census Giles, TN – Name: Alexander Chisholm
Home in 1820 (City, County, State): Pulaski, Giles, Tennessee
Enumeration Date: August 7, 1820
Free White Persons – Males – Under 10: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 26 thru 44: 1
Free White Persons – Females – Under 10: 2
Free White Persons – Females – 26 thru 44: 1
Number of Persons – Engaged in Manufactures: 1
Free White Persons – Under 16: 3
Free White Persons – Over 25: 2
Total Free White Persons: 5
Total All Persons – White, Slaves, Colored, Other: 5
1820 U S Census; Census Place: Pulaski, Giles, Tennessee; Page: 40; NARA Roll: M33_124; Image: 33
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1820 US Census Maury, TN Name: John Chisholm
Home in 1820 (City, County, State): Maury, Tennessee
Enumeration Date: August 7, 1820
Free White Persons – Males – 45 and over: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 45 and over: 1
Free White Persons – Over 25: 2
Total Free White Persons: 2
Total All Persons – White, Slaves, Colored, Other: 2
1820 U S Census; Census Place: Maury, Tennessee; Page: 51; NARA Roll: M33_124; Image: 40
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1820 US Census Maury, TN Name: John Chisam
Home in 1820 (City, County, State): Maury, Tennessee
Enumeration Date: August 7, 1820
Free White Persons – Males – Under 10: 3
Free White Persons – Males – 10 thru 15: 3
Free White Persons – Males – 16 thru 18: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 16 thru 25: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 26 thru 44: 1
Free White Persons – Females – Under 10: 3
Free White Persons – Females – 10 thru 15: 2
Free White Persons – Females – 16 thru 25: 2
Free White Persons – Females – 26 thru 44: 1
Slaves – Males – Under 14: 3
Slaves – Males – 26 thru 44: 1
Slaves – Males – 45 and over: 1
Slaves – Females – 26 thru 44: 1
Slaves – Females – 45 and over: 1
Number of Persons – Engaged in Agriculture: 3
Free White Persons – Under 16: 11
Free White Persons – Over 25: 2
Total Free White Persons: 16
Total Slaves: 7
Total All Persons – White, Slaves, Colored, Other: 23
1820 U S Census; Census Place: Maury, Tennessee; Page: 51; NARA Roll: M33_124; Image: 40
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1820 US Census Montgomery, TN Name: William Chism
Home in 1820 (City, County, State): Montgomery, Tennessee
Enumeration Date: August 7, 1820
Free White Persons – Males – 16 thru 18: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 16 thru 25: 2
Free White Persons – Males – 45 and over: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 45 and over: 1
Slaves – Males – Under 14: 1
Slaves – Females – 14 thru 25: 1
Number of Persons – Engaged in Agriculture: 3
Free White Persons – Over 25: 2
Total Free White Persons: 4
Total Slaves: 2
Total All Persons – White, Slaves, Colored, Other: 6
1820 U S Census; Census Place: Montgomery, Tennessee; Page: 230; NARA Roll: M33_122; Image: 193
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1820 US Census Montgomery, TN Name: Taylor Chism
Home in 1820 (City, County, State): Montgomery, Tennessee
Enumeration Date: August 7, 1820
Free White Persons – Males – Under 10: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 26 thru 44: 1
Free White Persons – Females – Under 10: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 16 thru 25: 1
Number of Persons – Engaged in Agriculture: 1
Free White Persons – Under 16: 2
Free White Persons – Over 25: 1
Total Free White Persons: 4
Total All Persons – White, Slaves, Colored, Other: 4
1820 U S Census; Census Place: Montgomery, Tennessee; Page: 214; NARA Roll: M33_122; Image: 177
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1820 US Census Robertson, TN Name: Obediah Chisholm
Home in 1820 (City, County, State): Springfield, Robertson, Tennessee
Enumeration Date: August 7, 1820
Free White Persons – Males – Under 10: 2
Free White Persons – Males – 16 thru 18: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 16 thru 25: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 45 and over: 1
Free White Persons – Females – Under 10: 2
Free White Persons – Females – 10 thru 15: 2
Free White Persons – Females – 26 thru 44: 1
Slaves – Males – Under 14: 3
Slaves – Males – 26 thru 44: 1
Slaves – Females – Under 14: 2
Slaves – Females – 26 thru 44: 1
Number of Persons – Engaged in Agriculture: 6
Free White Persons – Under 16: 6
Free White Persons – Over 25: 2
Total Free White Persons: 9
Total Slaves: 7
Total All Persons – White, Slaves, Colored, Other: 16
1820 U S Census; Census Place: Springfield, Robertson, Tennessee; Page: 27; NARA Roll: M33_125; Image: 41
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1820 US Census Robertson, TN Name: Thomas Chism
Home in 1820 (City, County, State): Springfield, Robertson, Tennessee
Enumeration Date: August 7, 1820
Free White Persons – Males – 16 thru 25: 1
Free White Persons – Females – Under 10: 1
Foreigners not Naturalized: 1
Free White Persons – Under 16: 1
Total Free White Persons: 2
Total All Persons – White, Slaves, Colored, Other: 2
1820 U S Census; Census Place: Springfield, Robertson, Tennessee; Page: 27; NARA Roll: M33_125; Image: 41
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1820 US Census Rutherford, TN Name: Edmund Chisholm
Home in 1820 (City, County, State): Murfreesboro, Rutherford, Tennessee
Enumeration Date: August 7, 1820
Free White Persons – Males – 45 and over: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 10 thru 15: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 16 thru 25: 2
Free White Persons – Females – 45 and over: 1
Number of Persons – Engaged in Agriculture: 1
Free White Persons – Under 16: 1
Free White Persons – Over 25: 2
Total Free White Persons: 5
Total All Persons – White, Slaves, Colored, Other: 5
1820 U S Census; Census Place: Murfreesboro, Rutherford, Tennessee; Page: 179; NARA Roll: M33_124; Image: 109
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1820 US Census Rutherford, TN – Name: William Chisholm
Home in 1820 (City, County, State): Murfreesboro, Rutherford, Tennessee
Enumeration Date: August 7, 1820
Free White Persons – Males – Under 10: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 16 thru 25: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 16 thru 25: 1
Number of Persons – Engaged in Agriculture: 1
Free White Persons – Under 16: 1
Total Free White Persons: 3
Total All Persons – White, Slaves, Colored, Other: 3
1820 U S Census; Census Place: Murfreesboro, Rutherford, Tennessee; Page: 179; NARA Roll: M33_124; Image: 109
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1820 US Census White, TN Name: John Chisum
Home in 1820 (City, County, State): White, Tennessee
Enumeration Date: August 7, 1820
Free White Persons – Males – Under 10: 2
Free White Persons – Males – 26 thru 44: 2
Free White Persons – Females – Under 10: 4
Free White Persons – Females – 10 thru 15: 2
Free White Persons – Females – 16 thru 25: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 26 thru 44: 1
Slaves – Males – Under 14: 3
Slaves – Males – 14 thru 25: 2
Slaves – Males – 45 and over: 2
Slaves – Females – 14 thru 25: 1
Number of Persons – Engaged in Agriculture: 4
Free White Persons – Under 16: 8
Free White Persons – Over 25: 3
Total Free White Persons: 12
Total Slaves: 8
Total All Persons – White, Slaves, Colored, Other: 20
1820 U S Census; Census Place: White, Tennessee; Page: 362; NARA Roll: M33_122; Image: 324
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1820 US Census White, TN Name: John Chisum
Home in 1820 (City, County, State): White, Tennessee
Enumeration Date: August 7, 1820
Free White Persons – Males – Under 10: 2
Free White Persons – Males – 10 thru 15: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 26 thru 44: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 10 thru 15: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 16 thru 25: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 26 thru 44: 1
Number of Persons – Engaged in Agriculture: 3
Free White Persons – Under 16: 4
Free White Persons – Over 25: 2
Total Free White Persons: 7
Total All Persons – White, Slaves, Colored, Other: 7
1820 U S Census; Census Place: White, Tennessee; Page: 355; NARA Roll: M33_122; Image: 317
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1820 US Census White, TN Name: William Chisum
Home in 1820 (City, County, State): White, Tennessee
Enumeration Date: August 7, 1820
Free White Persons – Males – Under 10: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 10 thru 15: 1
Free White Persons – Females – Under 10: 2
Free White Persons – Females – 26 thru 44: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 45 and over: 1
Free White Persons – Under 16: 4
Free White Persons – Over 25: 2
Total Free White Persons: 6
Total All Persons – White, Slaves, Colored, Other: 6
1820 U S Census; Census Place: White, Tennessee; Page: 366; NARA Roll: M33_122; Image: 328
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1820 US Census White, TN Name: Margaret Chisum
Home in 1820 (City, County, State): White, Tennessee
Enumeration Date: August 7, 1820
Free White Persons – Males – 10 thru 15: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 16 thru 25: 1
Slaves – Males – Under 14: 1
Slaves – Females – Under 14: 1
Slaves – Females – 26 thru 44: 1
Number of Persons – Engaged in Agriculture: 1
Free White Persons – Under 16: 1
Total Free White Persons: 2
Total Slaves: 3
Total All Persons – White, Slaves, Colored, Other: 5
1820 U S Census; Census Place: White, Tennessee; Page: 351; NARA Roll: M33_122; Image: 313
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1822 Dec 20 – John Chisom to Danl Walling, bk G, p 416. White County, Tennessee
… between John Chisum of the County of White and State of Tennessee of the one part and Daniel Walling of the County and State afsd of the other part … in consideration of the sum of 125 dollars … confirm unto the said Walling …. land situate … in the County and State afsd in the First Dist on the waters of Cany Fork and bounded … E of William ? SW corner … in Andrew Coyns line … containing 40 acres … 2d in First Dist on the top of Gum Spring Mountain and bounded … sd Chisum’s 40 acre survey … containing 10 acres, in the whole 50 acres
Signed: John Chisum
Wit: Orian Denton, Thomas Walling
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1824 Nov 8 – James Chisom to Marshal Duncan, bk G, p 398. White County, Tennessee
… between James Chisum of the County of Overton and State of Tennessee of the one part and Marshal Duncan of the County of White and State afsd of the other part … in consideration of the sum of 100 dollars … confirm unto the said Marshal Duncan all that certain … land situate … in the County of White on the waters of Cherry Creek containing 25 acres … granted by the State of Tennessee to Thomas Tarien by Grant No 5773 and dated the 13 day of June 1814 …. and which a part of the land … allotted to the said James Chisum by the commissioners … dividing sundrly tracts of land between the heirs of said Thomas Farnor and said Chisum who located said lands which partition …. the tract hereby surveyed is bounded … corner of said Chisam for 100 acres No. 499 ….
Signed: James Chisam
Wit: George Thomas, James Hudgins, William Pryor
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1824 Nov 8 – James Chisom to James Hudgens, bk G, p 445. White County, Tennessee
… between James Chisum of the County of Overton … and James Hudgings of the County of White … of the other part … in consideration of the sum of 500 dollars … confirm unto the said James Hudgings the two following described tracts of land, one containing 150 acres …. granted by the State of Tennessee to Thomas Turner by grant No. 10235 and dated the 26th day of June 1817 and bounded … line that formerly divided the Counties of Jackson and White where said line crosses Old Chickamoga Path near the Dry Valley … Aron England line … at the foot of Cumberland Mountain … one other tract containing 100 acres granted by the said State of Tennessee to the said Thomas Turner by grant No. 10240 dated the 26th day of June 1817 … bounded … boundary of Aron England occupant survey and corner to the survey before described for 150 acres … commisioners … divided sundry tracts of land between the heirs of said Turner and said Chisum who located said land …
Signed: James Chisum
Wit: George Thomas, William Pryor
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1824 Nov 15 – James Chisom to William Pryor, bk G, p 440. White County, Tennessee
… between James Chisum of the County of Overton … of the one part and William Pryor of the County of White … of the other part … in consideration of 200 … confirm unto the said William Pryor … land … in the County of White in the Dry Valley adj said Pryor’s entry No 458 for 50 acres above containing 50 acres … part of a tract of 100 acres granted … to Thomas Turner by grant No. 10241 dated 8 day of June 1817 … part of the land partitioned and attested to the said James Chism by the commissioners … dividing sundry tracts of land between the heirs of said Thomas Turner and James Chism
Signed: James Chisum
Wit: James Hudgings, George Thomas
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1826 Feb 18 … John Chisum to Joseph Gooch. bk G, p 703. White County, Tennessee
… between John Chisum of the County of White and State of Tennessee of the one part and Joseph Gooch of the County and State afsd … in consisderation of the sum of 1200 dollars … confirm unto … Joseph Gooch … three tracts or parcels of laned situate … in White County and State of Tenn … namely … land granted by the State of Tennessee to a certain Joseph Crabb assinee of William Fulton who is assignee of John Tulic and containing 62 acres and adj Frederick Millers old 150 acre survey … the SW corner of Miller’s survey … Also one other tract of land granted by the State of Tennessee to Joseph Crabb assignee of the heirs of Thomas Wade containing 193 acres … on the waters of Calf Killers Fork … bounded …W corner of Frederick Miller’s 150 acre survey and Joseph Crabb’s … Also one other tract of land conveyed to Joseph Crabb by Frederick Miller and since said Crabb to Alexander Lowrey … from Lowrey the said Chisum … containing 50 acres
Signed: John Chisum
Wit: David Ames, John Parker
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1827 Sept 22 – John Chisom to Lewis Pettit, bk K, p 197. White County, Tennessee
… between John Chisum and William Pettet both of the County of White and State of Tennessee … in consideration of the sum of 30 dollars to him in hand paid … confirmed unto him the said William Pettett … land containing 40 acres situated … in the County of White and on the waters of the Cainey Fork and bounded … corner of James Barren’s survey of 33 and 1/3 acres ….
Signed: John Chisum
Wit: John Jett, George Sparkman.
(Recorded June 7, 1837)
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1828 July 14 – John Chisom to Joseph Gooch, bk G, p 701. White County, Tennessee
… between John Chisum of the County of Hardin and State of Tennessee of the one part and Joseph Gooch of the County of White and State afsd of the other part …. in consideration of the sum of 100 dollars … sell unto him the said Joseph Gooch …land … in the County of White …on the waters of Calf Killer … containing 50 acres granted by the State of Tennesssee by grante No. 5351 dated 8 March 1827 … bounded … a NE corner of an entry for 20 acres whereon William Chisom now lives … line of Joseph Crabbs 193 acre survey … on William Miloins line … SW corner on the line of Thomas Meeks 30 acres survey … crossing the road from ? Mill to Roper Ferry … corner of Joseph Crownover’s 50 acre survey … also one other tract … containing 50 acres … W corner of an entry for 50 acres whereon Joseph Crownover now lives … line of a 50 acre survey now owned by Bonapart Crebb … on the side of the road leading from Simpson Mill to Roper Ferry … corner of the before named Crownover 50 acre survey … granted by the State of Tennessee to said John Chisum by grant No. 5228 dated 25 Dec 1827 …
Signed: John Chisum
Wit: Jacob A Lane, Trent C Connor
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1828 Sept 16 – John Chisom exr to William Simpson, bk H, p 90. White County, Tennessee
… between John Chisum acting executor of Elijah Chisum Sr decd late of the County of White and State of Tennessee of the one part and William Simpson of the County of White … of the other part … in consideration of the sum of 200 dollars … transfer unto him the afsd William Simpson … land granted by the State of Tennessee to William P Anderson containing 90 acres .. found on warrant No 692 … in the County of White on the waters of the Calf Killer Fork of the Caney Fork … corner of E Chisum’s claim of 450 acres, in the W boundary of Thomas Storms claim …
Signed: John Chisum, acting executor of Elijah Chisum Sr, decd.
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1828 Oct Session – Report by Commission of a settlement made with the execution of Elijah Chisam Snr decd returned on oath at Oct Session A.D. 1828. Towit:
… whose names are hereunto subscribed, commissioners, to settle with James Chisum and John Chisum, executors of the Last Will and Testament of Elijah Chisum Senr deceased, late of the County of White, concerning the amount of the Estate of the Testator which came to their hands as Executors, Report and say as follows, To wit:
First, that the amount of the sales of property of said testator and moneis by them received … account current returned by said executors on oath, at the July Session A.D. 1819 of White County Court – $7276.24 and 1/2
To amount of part of lands bequeathed to the heirs of Elijah Chisum Jr decd as evidenced by Report of Commissioners made at January County Court A.D. 1822 – $1000.00
To amt of sales of 3 small tracts of land one to David Snodgrass and 2 to William Hill on 21 July 1828 – $302.00
Total amt of Estate Real and Personal – $8578.24 and 1/2
Said Executors distributed:
To Nimrod Dodson, who intermarried with Elisabeth Chisum, daughter of testator – (amounts listed) …
By receipt of William Hill, guardian to William H Chisum, surviving heir to Elijah Chisum Jr, decd
Heirs of William Chisum decd, a son of the Testator. By paying Seth Cason, who married with Elizabeth Chisum daughter of William Chisam decd paid 14 Aug 1822 ….
Sally Chisum, daughter of William Chisum decd
By amount paid to John Chisum, guardian to the heirs of William Chisum decd, July 1821.
By amount retained by John Chisum executor and one of the heirs of the testator …
By amount retained by James Chisum executor and one of the heirs of the testator …
(List of payments made after this part for notes and bills owed …)
… Distributees respective shares.
To Nimrod Dodson in right of his wife $1472.17 and 1/2
To William H Chisum, heir of Elijah Chisum Jr $1472.17 and 1/2
To James Chisum $1472.17 and 1/2
To John Chisum $1472.17 and 1/2
Sales of land in recapitalation mentioned is to be divided among the above named persons; the executors retaining therefrom, the amount of expenses incurred, in enclosing the Graves of Elijah Chisum Sr and Lucy Chisum Decd the father and mother of said Executors, when said expenses are ascertained.
Interest account:
To amt interest due Nimrod Dodson on his share 69.63
To interest due Sally Chisum 69.63
To interest due W H Chisum 237.05
To interest due 5 minor heirs of William Chisum decd 520.27
It will be seen, that the amount of each distributive share is $1472.17 and 1/2 cents, which will stand amongst the heirs of William Chisum as follows, there being 7 of them, and the executors having paid and advanced money for the joint benefit of said heirs to the amount of $84.71 cents, would leave their share amounting to the sum of $1387.46
Each share amounting to the sum of $198.20 besides the sum mentioned in the interest account above. Therefore there is due to the heirs of William Chisum as follows, towit:
To Seth Cason principal and interest – $67.83
To Sally Chisum, principal and interest – $110.61
To five other minor heirs of said William, principal and interest – $1511.27
To William H Chisum, son of Elijah Junr bal principal and interest – $709.22 and 1/2
The amt of the share of Nimrod Dodson … $1541.80 and 1/2 …
It being represented to the commissioners, that there remained in the hands of Elijah Chisum Senr the testator, the sum of 15 dollars 6 and 1/4 cents due to William Hill, adm of Elijah Chisum Junr decd, unaccounted for and for which said executors are bound to account. The commr therefore direct that that sum with interest from the time it fell due, untill paid, be paid by said executors, out of the land last sold by them and herein before refered to, when the money for the same be collected. Also one dollar for one day to Turner Lane, on commissioners.
The commissioners, therefore, having fully examined all the papers records and documents relating to the Estate of the said Elijah Chisum Senr decd
Report and say that the said account and report as before herein stated, shows a true, full, and perfect statement of the smount of each distributive share, with the interest threon, up to this day, with the balances due the heirs of the said Elijah Chisum decd severally.
John Chisum, executor etc produced and shewed, that he had furnished and paid for, Tombstone of Elijah Chisum and Lucy Chisum, his father and mother, prepared at Nashville, and halling same $23; and further, that the price for putting up the mason-work as herein before expressed, round said graves, the further sum of $25 – all of which is allowed him out of said Estate, by said commissioners.
All of which is most respectfully submitted to the worshiful court.
Given under our hands and seals 18th Sept 1828.
Signed: Turner Lane, Anthony Dibrell, Jacob A Lane
Returned 5th July A.D. 1831
Settlements and wills, v. B-G 1831-1893, White County, TN. bk B, p
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1828 Nov 11 – William Chism fr J Chism, Book L fr 1825 to 1830 p 433. Montgomery County, Tennessee
… I James Chism of the County of Montgomery and State of Tennessee … in consideration of 200 dollars … confirm unto William Chism Jr all my right title claim and interest … to the following negroes …. Frankey and her two children Thames Mary Ann and Harry and its understood that … transfer the claim of my mother Polly Chism unto him the said William Chism
Signed: James Chism
Wit: ? R Trice, Roswell Platt, James Davis
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1830 US Census Name: [Daniel Chisum]
Home in 1830 (City, County, State): Bedford, Tennessee
Free White Persons – Males – 15 thru 19: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 20 thru 29: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 70 thru 79: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 5 thru 9: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 15 thru 19: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 50 thru 59: 1
Free White Persons – Under 20: 3
Free White Persons – 20 thru 49: 1
Total Free White Persons: 6
Total – All Persons (Free White, Slaves, Free Colored): 6
Year: 1830; Census Place: Bedford, Tennessee; Series: M19; Roll: 174; Page: 31; Family History Library Film: 0024532
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1830 US Census Name: [James Chisum]
Home in 1830 (City, County, State): Bedford, Tennessee
Free White Persons – Males – 5 thru 9: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 10 thru 14: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 30 thru 39: 1
Free White Persons – Females – Under 5: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 5 thru 9: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 20 thru 29: 1
Free White Persons – Under 20: 4
Free White Persons – 20 thru 49: 2
Total Free White Persons: 6
Total – All Persons (Free White, Slaves, Free Colored): 6
Year: 1830; Census Place: Bedford, Tennessee; Series: M19; Roll: 174; Page: 31; Family History Library Film: 0024532
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1830 US Census Name: [Daniel Chisum]
Home in 1830 (City, County, State): Bedford, Tennessee
Free White Persons – Males – Under 5: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 5 thru 9: 3
Free White Persons – Males – 10 thru 14: 2
Free White Persons – Males – 30 thru 39: 1
Free White Persons – Females – Under 5: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 5 thru 9: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 15 thru 19: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 20 thru 29: 1
Free White Persons – Under 20: 9
Free White Persons – 20 thru 49: 2
Total Free White Persons: 11
Total – All Persons (Free White, Slaves, Free Colored): 11
Year: 1830; Census Place: Bedford, Tennessee; Series: M19; Roll: 174; Page: 31; Family History Library Film: 0024532

1830 US Census Name: [Jacob Chisum]
Home in 1830 (City, County, State): Bedford, Tennessee
Free White Persons – Males – Under 5: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 10 thru 14: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 20 thru 29: 1
Free White Persons – Females – Under 5: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 5 thru 9: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 15 thru 19: 1
Free White Persons – Under 20: 5
Free White Persons – 20 thru 49: 1
Total Free White Persons: 6
Total – All Persons (Free White, Slaves, Free Colored): 6
Year: 1830; Census Place: Bedford, Tennessee; Series: M19; Roll: 174; Page: 31; Family History Library Film: 0024532
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1830 US Census Name: John Chisum
Home in 1830 (City, County, State): Hardeman, Tennessee
Free White Persons – Males – 10 thru 14: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 60 thru 69: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 5 thru 9: 2
Free White Persons – Females – 10 thru 14: 2
Free White Persons – Females – 50 thru 59: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 80 thru 89: 1
Slaves – Males – Under 10: 3
Slaves – Males – 10 thru 23: 2
Slaves – Males – 24 thru 35: 2
Slaves – Males – 36 thru 54: 2
Slaves – Females – Under 10: 2
Slaves – Females – 10 thru 23: 1
Slaves – Females – 36 thru 54: 1
Slaves – Females – 55 thru 99: 1
Free White Persons – Under 20: 5
Total Free White Persons: 8
Total Slaves: 14
Total – All Persons (Free White, Slaves, Free Colored): 22
Year: 1830; Census Place: Hardeman, Tennessee; Series: M19; Roll: 176; Page: 374; Family History Library Film: 0024534
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1830 US Census Name: [James Chisum]
Home in 1830 (City, County, State): Hardeman, Tennessee
Free White Persons – Males – 15 thru 19: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 20 thru 29: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 50 thru 59: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 50 thru 59: 1
Slaves – Males – Under 10: 4
Slaves – Males – 10 thru 23: 2
Slaves – Males – 24 thru 35: 4
Slaves – Males – 36 thru 54: 2
Slaves – Females – Under 10: 5
Slaves – Females – 10 thru 23: 1
Slaves – Females – 24 thru 35: 2
Slaves – Females – 36 thru 54: 2
Free White Persons – Under 20: 1
Free White Persons – 20 thru 49: 1
Total Free White Persons: 4
Total Slaves: 22
Total – All Persons (Free White, Slaves, Free Colored): 26
Year: 1830; Census Place: Hardeman, Tennessee; Series: M19; Roll: 176; Page: 375; Family History Library Film: 0024534
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1830 US Census Name: [Claiborn Chisum]
Home in 1830 (City, County, State): Hardeman, Tennessee
Free White Persons – Males – Under 5: 2
Free White Persons – Males – 20 thru 29: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 30 thru 39: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 5 thru 9: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 20 thru 29: 1
Slaves – Males – 10 thru 23: 2
Slaves – Males – 24 thru 35: 1
Slaves – Females – 36 thru 54: 1
Free White Persons – Under 20: 3
Free White Persons – 20 thru 49: 3
Total Free White Persons: 6
Total Slaves: 4
Total – All Persons (Free White, Slaves, Free Colored): 10
Year: 1830; Census Place: Hardeman, Tennessee; Series: M19; Roll: 176; Page: 374; Family History Library Film: 0024534
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1830 US Census Name: [Whitson H Chisholm]
Home in 1830 (City, County, State): Hardeman, Tennessee
Free White Persons – Males – 20 thru 29: 1
Slaves – Males – Under 10: 2
Slaves – Males – 10 thru 23: 2
Slaves – Males – 24 thru 35: 2
Slaves – Females – 10 thru 23: 3
Slaves – Females – 24 thru 35: 2
Free White Persons – 20 thru 49: 1
Total Free White Persons: 1
Total Slaves: 11
Total – All Persons (Free White, Slaves, Free Colored): 12
Year: 1830; Census Place: Hardeman, Tennessee; Series: M19; Roll: 176; Page: 364; Family History Library Film: 0024534
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1830 US Census Name: William Chisholm
Home in 1830 (City, County, State): Hardeman, Tennessee
Free White Persons – Males – Under 5: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 20 thru 29: 1
Free White Persons – Females – Under 5: 3
Free White Persons – Females – 20 thru 29: 1
Free White Persons – Under 20: 4
Free White Persons – 20 thru 49: 2
Total Free White Persons: 6
Total – All Persons (Free White, Slaves, Free Colored): 6
Year: 1830; Census Place: Hardeman, Tennessee; Series: M19; Roll: 176; Page: 351; Family History Library Film: 0024534
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1830 US Census Name: Thomas G Chisum
Home in 1830 (City, County, State): Hardeman, Tennessee
Free White Persons – Males – 20 thru 29: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 15 thru 19: 1
Slaves – Males – 10 thru 23: 1
Free White Persons – Under 20: 1
Free White Persons – 20 thru 49: 1
Total Free White Persons: 2
Total Slaves: 1
Total – All Persons (Free White, Slaves, Free Colored): 3
Year: 1830; Census Place: Hardeman, Tennessee; Series: M19; Roll: 176; Page: 374; Family History Library Film: 0024534
https://www.ancestry.com/discoveryui-content/view/709304:8058?_phsrc=Zmn161&_phstart=successSource&gsln=Chism&ml_rpos=4&queryId=bc844dffa1310f8c990ab0ee41ef31be

1830 US Census Name: John Chisom
Home in 1830 (City, County, State): Jackson, Tennessee
Free White Persons – Males – Under 5: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 10 thru 14: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 40 thru 49: 1
Free White Persons – Females – Under 5: 3
Free White Persons – Females – 5 thru 9: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 10 thru 14: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 15 thru 19: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 30 thru 39: 1
Free White Persons – Under 20: 8
Free White Persons – 20 thru 49: 2
Total Free White Persons: 10
Total – All Persons (Free White, Slaves, Free Colored): 10
Year: 1830; Census Place: Jackson, Tennessee; Series: M19; Roll: 177; Page: 125; Family History Library Film: 0024535
https://www.ancestry.com/discoveryui-content/view/713887:8058?_phsrc=Zmn161&_phstart=successSource&gsln=Chism&ml_rpos=10&queryId=bc844dffa1310f8c990ab0ee41ef31be

1830 US Census Name: Elijah Chism
Home in 1830 (City, County, State): Madison, Tennessee
Free White Persons – Males – 5 thru 9: 2
Free White Persons – Males – 10 thru 14: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 15 thru 19: 3
Free White Persons – Males – 20 thru 29: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 50 thru 59: 1
Free White Persons – Females – Under 5: 2
Free White Persons – Females – 5 thru 9: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 10 thru 14: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 30 thru 39: 1
Slaves – Males – Under 10: 2
Slaves – Males – 36 thru 54: 1
Slaves – Females – 10 thru 23: 1
Free White Persons – Under 20: 10
Free White Persons – 20 thru 49: 2
Total Free White Persons: 13
Total Slaves: 4
Total – All Persons (Free White, Slaves, Free Colored): 17
Year: 1830; Census Place: Madison, Tennessee; Series: M19; Roll: 179; Page: 97; Family History Library Film: 0024537
https://www.ancestry.com/discoveryui-content/view/733564:8058?_phsrc=Zmn161&_phstart=successSource&gsln=Chism&ml_rpos=1&queryId=bc844dffa1310f8c990ab0ee41ef31be

1830 US Census Name: [William Chisam]
Home in 1830 (City, County, State): Madison, Tennessee
Free White Persons – Males – Under 5: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 5 thru 9: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 10 thru 14: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 15 thru 19: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 30 thru 39: 1
Free White Persons – Females – Under 5: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 5 thru 9: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 20 thru 29: 1
Free White Persons – Under 20: 6
Free White Persons – 20 thru 49: 2
Total Free White Persons: 8
Total – All Persons (Free White, Slaves, Free Colored): 8
Year: 1830; Census Place: Madison, Tennessee; Series: M19; Roll: 179; Page: 99; Family History Library Film: 0024537
https://www.ancestry.com/discoveryui-content/view/733622:8058?_phsrc=Zmn161&_phstart=successSource&gsln=Chism&ml_rpos=6&queryId=bc844dffa1310f8c990ab0ee41ef31be

1830 US Census Name: [Obediah Chism]
Home in 1830 (City, County, State): Robertson, Tennessee
Free White Persons – Males – 10 thru 14: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 15 thru 19: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 60 thru 69: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 15 thru 19: 2
Free White Persons – Females – 20 thru 29: 1
Slaves – Males – Under 10: 3
Slaves – Males – 10 thru 23: 1
Slaves – Females – 36 thru 54: 1
Free White Persons – Under 20: 4
Free White Persons – 20 thru 49: 1
Total Free White Persons: 6
Total Slaves: 5
Total – All Persons (Free White, Slaves, Free Colored): 11
Year: 1830; Census Place: Robertson, Tennessee; Series: M19; Roll: 179; Page: 412; Family History Library Film: 0024537
https://www.ancestry.com/discoveryui-content/view/741000:8058?_phsrc=Zmn161&_phstart=successSource&gsln=Chism&ml_rpos=3&queryId=bc844dffa1310f8c990ab0ee41ef31be

1830 US Census Name: [Obediah Chism JR.]
Home in 1830 (City, County, State): Robertson, Tennessee
Free White Persons – Males – Under 5: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 20 thru 29: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 20 thru 29: 1
Free White Persons – Under 20: 1
Free White Persons – 20 thru 49: 2
Total Free White Persons: 3
Total – All Persons (Free White, Slaves, Free Colored): 3
Year: 1830; Census Place: Robertson, Tennessee; Series: M19; Roll: 179; Page: 412; Family History Library Film: 0024537
https://www.ancestry.com/discoveryui-content/view/740998:8058?_phsrc=Zmn161&_phstart=successSource&gsln=Chism&ml_rpos=2&queryId=bc844dffa1310f8c990ab0ee41ef31be

1830 US Census Name: [Edmund Chisam]
Home in 1830 (City, County, State): Rutherford, Tennessee
Free White Persons – Males – 60 thru 69: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 60 thru 69: 1
Slaves – Males – 10 thru 23: 1
Slaves – Females – 10 thru 23: 1
Total Free White Persons: 2
Total Slaves: 2
Total – All Persons (Free White, Slaves, Free Colored): 4
Year: 1830; Census Place: Rutherford, Tennessee; Series: M19; Roll: 179; Page: 356; Family History Library Film: 0024537
https://www.ancestry.com/discoveryui-content/view/739769:8058?_phsrc=Zmn161&_phstart=successSource&gsln=Chism&ml_rpos=7&queryId=bc844dffa1310f8c990ab0ee41ef31be

1830 US Census Name: [Elijah Chisholm]
Home in 1830 (City, County, State): Tipton, Tennessee
Free White Persons – Males – 5 thru 9: 2
Free White Persons – Males – 10 thru 14: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 15 thru 19: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 20 thru 29: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 40 thru 49: 1
Free White Persons – Females – Under 5: 2
Free White Persons – Females – 5 thru 9: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 10 thru 14: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 40 thru 49: 1
Free White Persons – Under 20: 8
Free White Persons – 20 thru 49: 3
Total Free White Persons: 11
Total – All Persons (Free White, Slaves, Free Colored): 11
Year: 1830; Census Place: Tipton, Tennessee; Series: M19; Roll: 181; Page: 289; Family History Library Film: 0024539
https://www.ancestry.com/discoveryui-content/view/758414:8058?_phsrc=Zmn160&_phstart=successSource&gsln=Chisholm&ml_rpos=2&queryId=0ca9f1525c4e20f17a6f95da246e69f5

1830 US Census Name: Sarah Chisholm
Home in 1830 (City, County, State): Tipton, Tennessee
Free White Persons – Males – Under 5: 3
Free White Persons – Males – 5 thru 9: 2
Free White Persons – Males – 10 thru 14: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 15 thru 19: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 5 thru 9: 2
Free White Persons – Females – 10 thru 14: 2
Free White Persons – Females – 40 thru 49: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 70 thru 79: 1
Free White Persons – Under 20: 11
Free White Persons – 20 thru 49: 1
Total Free White Persons: 13
Total – All Persons (Free White, Slaves, Free Colored): 13
Year: 1830; Census Place: Tipton, Tennessee; Series: M19; Roll: 181; Page: 278; Family History Library Film: 0024539
https://www.ancestry.com/discoveryui-content/view/758099:8058?_phsrc=Zmn160&_phstart=successSource&gsln=Chisholm&ml_rpos=4&queryId=0ca9f1525c4e20f17a6f95da246e69f5

1830 US Census Name: William Chisum
Home in 1830 (City, County, State): White, Tennessee
Free White Persons – Males – Under 5: 2
Free White Persons – Males – 5 thru 9: 2
Free White Persons – Males – 10 thru 14: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 70 thru 79: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 10 thru 14: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 40 thru 49: 1
Free White Persons – Under 20: 6
Free White Persons – 20 thru 49: 1
Total Free White Persons: 8
Total – All Persons (Free White, Slaves, Free Colored): 8
Year: 1830; Census Place: White, Tennessee; Series: M19; Roll: 182; Page: 49; Family History Library Film: 0024540
https://www.ancestry.com/discoveryui-content/view/761884:8058?_phsrc=Zmn161&_phstart=successSource&gsln=Chism&ml_rpos=9&queryId=bc844dffa1310f8c990ab0ee41ef31be

1830 US Census Name: John Chisum
Home in 1830 (City, County, State): White, Tennessee
Free White Persons – Males – 5 thru 9: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 15 thru 19: 2
Free White Persons – Males – 20 thru 29: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 50 thru 59: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 40 thru 49: 1
Free White Persons – Under 20: 3
Free White Persons – 20 thru 49: 2
Total Free White Persons: 6
Total – All Persons (Free White, Slaves, Free Colored): 6
Year: 1830; Census Place: White, Tennessee; Series: M19; Roll: 182; Page: 43; Family History Library Film: 0024540
https://www.ancestry.com/discoveryui-content/view/761725:8058?_phsrc=Zmn161&_phstart=successSource&gsln=Chism&ml_rpos=12&queryId=bc844dffa1310f8c990ab0ee41ef31be

1830 Nov 12 – W H Chisom to William Hill, bk H, p 155. White County, Tennessee
… between William H Chisum now of the County of White … of the one part and William Hill of the County and State afsd of the other part … in consideration of the sum of 1200 dollars … confirm unto him the afsd William Hill … land containing 200 acres … in White County on the waters of Calf Killer and adj the Rocky Mountain …. same land which he the said William H Chisum holds by virtue of the Last Will and Testament of Elijah Chisum Sr decd … line of a tract on which the said Elijah Chisum last lived … where the widow of Elijah Chisum Jr dec’d lived …. also another tract of land containing 50 acres adj the W boundary of … tract held by Grant No. 7089 and bounded … W boundary of the said 450 acre tract …
Signed: William H Chisum
Wit: Turner Lane Sr, Trent C Conner.
https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSKX-Q7K?i=707&cat=261424

1837 June 5 – Probate deed books, v. B, p 20, White Co, TN – John Chisam Jr to William Pillet – 40 acres.
John Jett and George Sprackman witnesses.
https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-L9P9-2LNK?i=196&cat=261186

1839 Aug 6 – John H Chisum, Overton Chisum, and Preston Chisum fr Robert Hensely and wife, bk L, p 379. White County, Tennessee
… between Robert Hensely and Ann S Hensely his wife of the County of Nelson and State of Virginia by their atty in fat Iverson L Twyman of the one part and Preston A Chisum, Overton Chisum and John H Chisum Jr of the County of White and State of Tennessee of the other part … consideration of 700 dollars … 2/3s of a certain tract or parcel of land, lying in White County, TN on the Cousy Fork of Cumberland River containing 1000 acres granted by the State of Tenn to Thomas Hopkins and William Dickinson by Grant No. 3712 dated at Nashville the 13 day of Feb 1835 …
Signed: Robert Hensley, Ann S Hensley, by their atty in fact Iverson L Twyman
Wit: William Knowles, Henry M Gibbs
https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CS4R-5NXM?i=654&cat=261424

1842 March 5- W H Chisom fr J Smith bk P, p 85. White County, Tennessee
… We John W Smith and Charlotte Smith his wife, Thomas G Chisum and Malinda Chisum his wife all of the County of Lamar, Republic of Texas … nominated … and appoint William H Chisum of the County of Madison and State of Tennessee of the US of American our lawful attorney … concerning our … interest in the Estate of John Chisum decd late of sd County and State … (towit) one tract of 200 acres situated in Lauderdale County Tennessee State on Cain Creek also one tract situated in White County and State of Tennessee on the waters of Calf Killer containing 180 acres …also the lands on which Elizabeth Chisum the widow of the afsd John Chisum decd now resides consisting of several … surveys in the County of Madison and State of Tennessee on the waters of Clover Creek … I the sd John W Smith admin of the Estate of the afsd John Chisum decd … empower the sd William H Chisum to wind up and settle and close the unsettled business of the Estate of the afsd John Chisum as admin for me and in my behalf …
Signed: John W Smith, Charlotte Smith, Thomas Smith (sic. Thomas Chisum), Malinda Chisum
https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CS54-79V1-G?i=545&cat=261424

1842 Aug 16 – J H Chisom to Thos Bosson, bk N, p 195. White County, Tennessee
… bewteen John H Chisum of White County State of Tennessee of the first part and Thomas M Bosson of the said State … in consideration of the sum of 103 dollars … convey unto (Thomas Bosson) … 1/3 of 2/3s of a certain tract of land being in White County … on the N side of the Caney Fork River near the Great Falls thereof containing 1000 acres granted by the State of Tennessee to Thomas Hopkins and William Dickerson by Grant No. 3712 dated at Nashville the 13th day of Feb 1835 …. 1/3 of 2/3 interest in said survey 88 and 2/3 acrs to John Fisher and 44 and 1/3 of an acre to Preston Chisum
Signed: John H Chisum
Wit: Solomon Charles, George H Hill
https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CS54-792H-G?i=115&cat=261424

1842 Oct 3 – Probate deed books, v. C, p 147, J H Chisum to Tho. M Boyson 88 acres.
Deed proven in court.
https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-L9P9-2L48?i=425&cat=261186

1847 May 8 – Chisom etal to J R Conner, bk P, p 288. White County, Tennessee
… between William H Chisum, Thomas Miller and Catherine his wife, Edwin C Stevens and Mary Ann his wife, John W Smith and Charlotte his wife, Thomas G Chissum and Belinda his wife, James M Vinson and Matilda his wife, Martha J Chissum and Nancy Chissum of the County of Madison and State of Tennessee of the one part and James R Connor of the County of White and State afsd of the other part … in consideration of the sum of 75 dollars … unto the said James R Connor … land containing 180 acres lying in White County in the Third District on the NW side of the Calf Killers Fork of Caney Fork … E from the land formerly owned by Lowrey Fraily … the same tract or parcel of land granted by the State of Tennessee to Elijah Chissum and William P Anderson on the 3d day of March 1815 by Grant No. 6761 …
Signed: Thomas G Vernon, Martha J Vernon, Edward C Stephens, Mary Ann Stephens, James M Vinson, Matilda Vinson, Thomas Z Mercer, Catharine Mercer, Nancy Chisum, William H Chisum, John W Smith, Charlotte Smith, Thomas G Chisum, Belinda Chisum, By William H Chisum their agent.
Wit: T. C. Connor, William Harrell
https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CS54-79G8-V?i=647&cat=261424

1847 Dec 27 – J H Chisom to J W Hash, bk Q, p 178. White County, Tennessee
… Articles of agreement … between John H Chisum of the one part and J W Harsh of the other part both of the State of Tennessee … agree to divide a certain tract or parcel of land which they bought jointly as the property of William Dickerson lying in the County of White and Dist No. 4 … containing 303 acres … division line … on the River Bluff on nearly or about N to the E corner of James Fisher’s field … on the Dickerson tract of landnow a strait line … next to Hutson’s … and a separate tract … contains 23 acres … joins the lands of Bosson which now belongs to the said J W Hash …
Signed: J H Chisum, J W Hash
Wit: Preston A. Chisum, Overton Chisum
https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CS54-792T-Z?i=837&cat=261424

1854 June 5 – John Chisum – Settlements and wills, v. B-G 1831-1893, White County, TN. bk D, pp. 158
… this 5th day of June 1854 the death of John Chisom late of the County of White decd was suggested in open court … departed this life intestate whereupon Overton Chisom and Preston A Chisom was appointed and qualified admins …
https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QSQ-2P5B-39?i=619&cc=1909088&cat=252491

1854 Aug 9 – John H Chisom to M E Church Bk T, p. 253. White County, Tennessee
… between John H Chisum of the one part and Mathias Hutson, James Wright, James Fisher of the other part all of the State of Tennessee White County … promotion of Education and Religion … give and bequeath unto the said Mathia Hutson, James Wright, James Fisher all 3 being members of the Methodist Episcopal Church South appointed …. for the use and benefit of said church and also for a school house in District No. 4 …
Signed: J H Chism
Wit: J B W Blankenship, W G Chism.
https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C39N-5S7M?i=609&cat=261424

1854 Aug 18 – Mrs Chisum – Settlements and wills, v. B-G 1831-1893, White County, TN. bk D, pp. 238
… One years provisions for Mrs Chisum
https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:S7WF-SN62-W9?i=659&cc=1909088&cat=252491

1855 Sept – Nancy Fisher, heir of John Chisam, Rev War App for pension.
Nancy Fisher only heir of John Chisam a deceased Revolutionary soldier who died in Alabama June 15/29 leaving a widow Sarah Chisam who remained his widow and died August 30, 1848 act White County Tennessee. There were seven children then living is Nancy Fisher, John Chisam, Rachel Riddles, Polly Pollem, Betsy Burnside, Sarah Chisam and Francis Hately [probably Frances] – all dead but Nancy Fisher who applied in September 1855 –
Service claimed by widow who applied in June 1844 under act of 1836 as volunteer from Spartanburg district South Carolina under Colonel Thomas and Captain Taylor and under General Pickens and General Green for more than two years – claims to have been married in 1774 by a Minister of the Gospel in Spartanburg district knows of no marriage record –
She knows of her own knowledge of his going into service.
John Chisam son of John & Sarah swears in February 1852 that he is 71 years old – and that Nancy Fisher was then 31 –
Lewis Taylor swears in June 1844 – That he served with John Chisam under Captain Thomas, Captain Taylor, Colonel Thomas, General Pickens & General Green – that he was present at their marriage, that they have lived together since their marriage – Has known them more than sixty years – Lewis Taylor was a pensioner under Act of 1832.
Mary Chisam in August 1855 make affidavit that she is the widow of one of sons of John & Sarah Chisam who is dead, that she drew a pension as the only heir of Jonathan & Margaret Harris, and filed in that case her family Bible – Has often heard the old man talk of his service in the revolution.
That they had 12 children of whom Nancy was next to the youngest – of August 2 1786 –
James White with an order from John Chisam drew £32.14.3 ½ . The indent numbered 3435 – certificate obtained August 6/55 –
William Adcock of DeKalb County Tennessee swears on September 5/55 that he was acquainted with John and Sarah Chisam prior to 1794 – Has heard Chisam & his own father talk of their revolutionary services – New them in Spartanburg district South Carolina they had several children in 1794 the oldest was then 15 or 20 years of age]
[p 21: Certificate dated August 6, 1855 from the South Carolina Comptroller Generals office showing a payment made to John Chisam for duty done in the Roebuck’s Regiment.]
[Note: The following may relate to the above veteran]
South Carolina Audited Accounts relating to John Chisim [sic] AA214
Audited Account Microfilm file No. 1245
Transcribed by Will Graves 8/20/19
[p 2]
[No.] 2435 No. 114
[Book] X 2 August 85 [1785]
John Chisim [sic] for Militia duty, before, & Since the fall of Charleston [Charleston South Carolina fell to the British on May 12, 1780] in Roebuck’s [Benjamin Roebuck’s] Regiment per Anderson’s [Colonel Robert Anderson’s] Return [not extant] – [old South Carolina] Currency £229
Stg. [Sterling] £32.14.3 ¼
Exd. J. Mc. A. G. [Examined by John McCall, Adjutant General]
Received the Amount of the Within in an Indent No. 3435, X, per Order
S/ James White
[p 4]
Gentlemen
Please to Deliver the whole of my Indent if Ready to Mr. James White and you Will much oblige your Very Humble Servant
S/ John Chisam
To the Commissioners
Treasurer of State South Carolina
S/ R Harrison JP March 19th 1787
https://revwarapps.org/r1932.pdf

1856 Nov 5 – John Chisom fr William Rice, bk T, p 144. White County, Tennessee
… State of Alabama, Jackson County … I William Reece of the County of Jackson and State of Alabama do constitute and appoint John Chisum of the County of White and State of Tennessee my lawful agent and attorney in fact to convey a deed … to all the interest that I have by virtue of my wife Lynessa Reece in and to the lands conveyed by my wife Lynessa Reece by reason of his will Jonathan Harris decd of the County of White in the State of Tennessee ….
https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C39N-5S4X?i=555&cat=261424

1857 April 11 – Overton Chisom fr J H Chisom, bk T, p 194. White County, Tennessee
… I John H Chisum have this day bargained and sold … to Overton Chisum … in consideration of 400 dollars to me in hand paid 3 several tracts of land lying in the County of White and State of Tennessee … in District No. 4 containing … 230 acres … 3 grants from the State of Tennessee to Johnathan Harris .. first for 115 acres and No. 11537 granted on the 17 day of April 1818, and the 2d grant is also from the State of Tennessee to said Harris and for 100 acres and No. 100229 granted the 17th day of May 1817, the third and last from the State of Tennessee also to said Harris … granted on the 28th day of May 1817 for 15 acres and is No. 10,076 …
Signed: John H Chisum
Wit: Peter Juna, Morning(sp?) Chisum
https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C39N-5SS4?i=580&cat=261424

1858 May 1 – M Chisom fr J H Chisam, bk T, p 454. White County, Tennessee
… between J H Chisam of the one part and Mary Chisam of the other part both of the County of White and State of Tennessee … in consideration of the sum of 200? dollars … confirm … land … in the County of White and on the Waters of Caney Fork, Dist No. 4 … with Overton Chisam’s line … boundary line of the 75 acre tract … containing by estimation 20 and 3/4 acres
Signed: J H Chisam
Wit: William Chisam, J S Bird
https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C39N-5SSQ?i=712&cat=261424