My Appalachian Roots

Appalachian Heritage

This page is dedicated to my ancestors
in Southwest Virginia and Northeast Tennessee.

In order to better understand the life and times of our ancestors who lived in the area now known as Hancock Co., TN, I think it is important to know the history of the county. Click here for a description of the events leading up to the formation of Hancock Co., TN.

Descendants of James Hartgrove/Hargraves

Descendants of Mordecia Cunningham

Descendants of Josiah Markham

Descendants of Burwell Burchett

Descendants of Samuel Rhea

Descendants of William Buttry

Descendants of Solomon Collins

Descendants of Moses Johnson

My Clinch Mountain Home

Clinch Mountain Graphics

Nickels Family History

Charles F. Nickels Photograph Collection

The Rural Studio