1878 RUTHERFORD COUNTY,
TENNESSEE PROPERTY OWNER'S MAP
EVERY NAME INDEX TO DISTRICT 15 (includes place names)
Abstracted by Joyce Terrana, Burleson, Tx, email = firstname.lastname@example.org
(all remarks within parenthesis added by abstractor)
(All names in quotation marks are noted as Places or Landmarks.)
Quoting from chart, population from 1870 U. S. Census
Dist 15. Valley. 1208 total. Native 1208. Foreign 0. 685 White. 523 Colored.
Abbreviations used by map maker ...meanings unknown today:
B. S. Sh.
E. L. M. 107 a.
J. C. B. Store
J. B. J.
S. C. D. 20 a.
W. B. O. 20 a.
Alsup, E. B or F. B.. (near Wilson Co line)
Betty, Wm. F. M.
Carter Bros. (Brothers)
Charlton, Dr. G.
Donnell, S. C. 226 a.
Dunnaway, Wm. (220 a.)
Eatam, (?), D. F. or D. E.
Hall, J. (in southwest corner of this dist)
Hall, Mrs W.
Hall, S. D.
Hunt J. (near dist 5 line)
Jarmon 3 names but all appear to belong in dist 6
John, J. B. (probably same as J. B. J.)
Johns, J. R.
Jordan Est (estate)
Lebanon Pike (forms most of west boundary)
McAdoo, S. L. 350 a. (near dist 16 and 22 lines also See Rutherford County Business Notices)
McAdoo, A. P. 350 a. (near dist 16 line also See Rutherford County Business Notices)
Malone, A. (near Wilson Co line)
Martin, Dr W. C. (See Rutherford County Business Notices)
Mathews, E. L. (near Pleasant Valley See Rutherford County Business Notices)
Merritt, J. P. (SW corner)
Meth. Ch (Methodist Church)
Mill, G. (grist mill in SW corner)
Murfreesboro Lascassas Milton Pike
Neely, M. E.
Nelly, W. M.
Nelson, J. D. Store and Post Office
Owen, W. B. (near Spreading Elm also See Rutherford County Business Notices)
Pierce, Dr. G. (near dist 5/9 lines)
Robertson, Mrs S.
Roser, W. (on dist 5 line near Walter Hill)
Rucker, R. M.
Saunders, Mrs M.
Stones River east fork (forms most of southern boundary)
Sublett, A. C. 267 a.
Sublett, H. or M. (hidden in black line between dist 11/22, but in dist 15)
Tune, W. S.
Vaughman, P. T. 555 a.
Walter Hill P. O. near dist 5 line
Ward, K. (near dist 5 line)
Williams, J. S.
Wrather, C. M.
Wrather, S. (near dist 5 line)