The Heritage of Daniel Haston


Legends & Stories of White County, TN
By Coral Williams




1. Nashville Daily Press and Times, The

September 18, 1865.

October 21, 1865.

2. Nashville Dispatch, The

October 21, 1865.

3. Sparta Expositor

January, 1902.

4. Sparta Recorder and Law Journal

May, 1830 to May, 1831.

5. Sparta, Review, the

April 16, 1823.

6. Weekly American, The



1. Duke, Basic W., Reminiscences of General Basil W. Duke, Doubleday Page, New York, 1911.

2. Goodspeed Publishing Company, History of Tennessee, Goodspeed, Nashville, 1887.

3. Hale, Will T., A History of Tennessee and Tennesseans, The Lewis Publishing Company, Chicago, 1913.

4. Haywood, John, The Natural and Aboriginal History of Tennessee, George Wilson, Nashville, 1823.

5. Morris, Eastin, Gazeteer or Topographical Dictionary, Hunt, Nashville Banner and Whig Office, 1834.

6. Lindsley, John Berrian, The Military Annals of Tennessee Confederate, Nashville, 1886.

7. Powell, J. W., Fifth Annual Report of the Bureau of Ethnology, Government Printing Office, Washington, 1887.

8. Ridley, Bromfield L., Battles and Sketches of the Army of Tennessee, Missouri Printing and Publishing Company, Mexico, Missouri, 1906.

9. Speer, Sketches of Prominent Tennesseans, Albert B. Tavel, Nashville, 1888.

10. William, Joe V., Scrapbook (In possession of Mr. and Mrs. Rogers Cope.) "Reminiscences of Sparta Bar." Date unknown. An Article "History of Sims Family," Author unknown.

11. Wyeth, John Allan, Life of Lieutenant-General Nathan Bedford Forrest, Harper and Brothers, New York, 1908.

12. Young, W. W., Scrapbook (In possession of author.) "Little Bits of History of Sparta, Tennessee." September 15, 1927. "A History of White County." Author unknown. 1882.

Thanks to Dona Terry for her work as the word processor on this project.  (November 2002)