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John Sevier as a Commonwealth Builder

James R. Gilmore

John Sevier as a Commonwealth Builder

by James R. Gilmore

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Published by Overmountain Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tennessee,
  • Biography: general,
  • General,
  • Biography / Autobiography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages321
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8698243M
    ISBN 101570720592
    ISBN 109781570720598

    JOHN SEVIER (), American frontiersman, first governor of Tennessee, was born in Rockingham county, Virginia, on the 23rd of September , of Huguenot ancestry, the family name being Xavier. He settled on the Watauga on the western slope of the Alleghanies in , and served as a captain in Lord Dunmore's War in Early in the Watauga settlements were annexed to .   Author James Gilmore in his book "John Sevier as Commonwealth-Builder" repeats the speech in just two paragraphs. Sevier pledged to "labor to Author: Amy Mcrary.

      On March 30 Sevier was sworn into office by Judge Joseph Anderson. A cannon salute marked the event. The new governor spoke briefly. Author James Gilmore in his book "John Sevier as Commonwealth-Builder" repeats the speech in just two paragraphs. Sevier pledged to "labor to discharge with fidelity the trust reposed in me.".   Suddenly, John Sevier’s name was mentioned in the same breath as our nation’s Founding Fathers, thereby reuniting North and South through a common bond of liberty. Through James Roberts Gilmore’s efforts, John Sevier became a “Commonwealth-Builder” once again, in life, in death, and in memory, for all of posterity.

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John Sevier As a Commonwealth Builder Hardcover – January 1, by James R. Gilmore (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ $ Hardcover $ 6 Author: James R. Gilmore. John Sevier as a commonwealth-builder - A sequel to the rear-guard of the revolution is an unchanged, high-quality reprint of the original edition of Hansebooks is editor of the literature on different topic areas such as research and science, travel and expeditions, cooking and nutrition, medicine, and other genres.

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John Sevier >John Sevier (), American frontiersman, soldier, and politician, was >a leading figure during the frontier period in the Old Southwest and became >the first governor of Tennessee. John Sevier was born on Sept. 23,in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia. SEVIER, JOHN, a Representative John Sevier as a Commonwealth Builder book North Carolina and Tennessee; born near Harrisonburg, Rockingham County, Va., Septem ; attended the common schools and the academy at Fredericksburg, Va.; moved with his brothers to Watauga County, N.C., in and settled on the Holston River, N.C.

(now Tennessee); county clerk and district judge ; elected governor of. John Sevier as a Commonwealth-Builder [James R (James Roberts) Gilmore] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it.

This work was reproduced from the original artifact. John Sevier (Septem – Septem ) was an American soldier, frontiersman, and politician, and one of the founding fathers of the State of played a leading role in Tennessee's pre-statehood period, both militarily and politically, and he was elected the state's first governor in Political party: Democratic-Republican.

Orig. pub. New York Reprinted from ed. Print on Demand Edition ii, xvi, pp., map, index. Item # ISBN: In his trilogy about the men who settled the Old Southwest, the author develops the thesis that these men, under the leadership of John Sevier, Isaac Shelby, and James Robertson, not only planted a.

SEVIER, John, a Representative from North Carolina and Tennessee; born near Harrisonburg, Rockingham County, Va., Septem ; attended the common schools and the academy at Fredericksburg, Va.; moved with his brothers to Watauga County, N.C., in and settled on the Holston River, N.C.

(now Tennessee); county clerk and district judge ; elected. John Sevier's grave in Knoxville. Then, inthe state of Tennessee was formed. Sevier was elected Tennessee's first governor and would eventually serve in that position for twelve years ( and ).

Sevier also served four terms as a Congressman. However, John Sevier did have his enemies. One of them was Andrew Jackson. John Sevier as a commonwealth-builder; a sequel to The rear-guard of the revolution Item Preview Sevier, John, Publisher New York: D. Appleton and Company HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.).

Pages: John Sevier, byname Nolichucky Jack, (born SeptemNew Market, Virginia [U.S.]—died SeptemFort Decatur, Mississippi Territory [now in Alabama, U.S.]), American frontiersman, soldier, and first governor of the state of Tennessee.

In Sevier moved his family westward across the Allegheny Mountains to what is now eastern Tennessee. Gilmore began to build a reputation as a writer of history, and soon embarked on a quest to chronicle the life of John Sevier.

In he published The Rear Guard of the Revolution, an account of the early settlement of Tennessee, and later published two companion volumes entitled, John Sevier as a Commonwealth-Builder (), and The Advance-Guard of Western Civilization ().Author: Gordon Belt. SEVIER, JOHN (–), American frontiersman, first governor of Tennessee, was born in Rockingham county, Virginia, on the 23rd of Septemberof Huguenot ancestry, the family name being Xavier.

He settled on the Watauga on the western slope of the Alleghanies inand served as a captain in Lord Dunmore's War in Early in the Watauga settlements were.

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John Sevier As A Commonwealth Builder -D Appleton And Company. Barefoot, John. - $ Barefoot, John. British Commonwealth Revenues. 10th Edition, A Spirit - $ A Spirit Capable Story Of Commonwealth Edison By John Hogan - Hardcover New. Annals Of - $ John Sevier (), American frontiersman, soldier, and politician, was a leading figure during the frontier period in the Old Southwest and became the first governor of Tennessee.

John Sevier was born on Sept. 23,in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia. This, John Sevier: Tennessee's First Hero, was a book that I had planned on acquiring and reading quite a while pile ahead of me slowed me down, but I finally had to just check it off my list.

I'm glad that I made that decision. Gordon and his wife Traci have made Sevier come alive, no easy task with all the hate and legends over the years, but for someone who lives in Tennessee you /5. In his criticism of Gilmore's book, John Sevier as a Commonwealth Builder, Roosevelt referenced Gilmore's use of "traditions gathered a century and a quarter after the event" as evidence that his accounts consisted of "mere fable." Roosevelt accused Gilmore of embellishing Sevier's battles with the Indian tribes of the region and added:Author: Gordon Belt.

(New York, Cincinnati [etc.] American Book Company, [c]), by Gentry Richard McGee (page images at HathiTrust) Richard Henderson: the authorship of the Cumberland compact and the founding of Nashville.

By Archibald Henderson. ([Nashville?], ), by Archibald Henderson (page images at HathiTrust) John Sevier as a commonwealth-builder.John Sevier dinner meeting (2nd Quarter ) Black Tie, Social hour at 6 PM with Dinner at PM, Thursday, 07 MAY MORE INFO Members, wives, prospective members, other interested parties are invited to attend.About John 'Nolichucky Jack' Sevier, 1st Gov.

of Tennessee John Sevier (Septem –Septem ) was an American soldier, frontiersman and politician, and one of the founding fathers of the State of en: Catherine Rhea, Valentine Sevier, Judith Choate, Eliza Conway McClellan, Maj. John Sevier, Jr.