District 15



EVERY NAME INDEX TO DISTRICT 15 (includes place names) flowerline2.gif (1301 bytes)

Abstracted by Joyce Terrana, Burleson, Tx, email = salterr@aol.com
(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:

Dr. B.

B. S. Sh.

E. L. M.  107 a.

J. C. B. Store

J. B. J.

N. O.

S. C. D.  20 a.

Sh. (two)


W. B. O. 20 a.

Adams, W.

Alsup, E. B or F. B..  (near Wilson Co line)

Betty, Wm. F. M.

Bivins, H.

Bryant, B.

Carter Bros. (Brothers)

“Cave Spring”

“Cedar Lands”

Charlton, Dr. G.

“Cotton Gin”

Donnell, S.

Donnell, S. C.  226 a.

Dunnaway, D.

Dunnaway, J.

Dunnaway, W.

Dunnaway, Wm. (220 a.)

Eatam, (?),  D. F. or D. E.

Hall D.

Hall, J.  (in southwest corner of this dist)

Hall, Mrs

Hall, Mrs W.

Hall, S. D.

Hunt J.  (near dist 5 line)

Hunt, W.

Jarmon – 3 names but all appear to belong in dist 6

John, J. B. (probably same as J. B. J.)

Johns, J. R.

Johns, W.

Jordan Est (estate)

Jordan, Mrs

“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)

McDaniel, Wm.

 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)

Mathews, G.

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, N.

Owen, W. B. (near Spreading Elm – also See Rutherford County Business Notices)

Pearcy, T.

“Pleasant Valley”

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.

Short, J.

“Spreading Elm”

“Stone’s 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)

Thurman, P.

“Toll House”

Tune, T.

Tune, W. S.

Upchurch, A.

Vaughman, P. T. 555 a.

“Walter Hill P. O. “ near dist 5 line

Ward, K. (near dist 5 line)

White, Miss

Williams, J. S.

Wrather, C. M.

Wrather, S. (near dist 5 line)

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