Overton County Tennessee

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Eaton, Watts

An American Journey

Their Overton County Chronicle

1800 circa The family of Lott Watts Sr, a child, moves to Jackson County Tennessee (future Overton County) from Virginia
1806   Overton County is formed from Jackson County Tennessee
1818   Lott Watts, Sr. leaves Overton County Tennessee for Crawford County Illinois

Previous Stops Along the Way

The Watts Family
  • Virginia, late 18th Century
  • England (assumed)


Overton County Genealogy

Overton County Geography

Overton County History

  • Named for John Overton, pioneer Nashville attorney, Judge of the State Supreme Court, and co-founder, with Andrew Jackson and James Winchester, of Memphis 
  • The Political Graveyard, Overton County, Tennessee

Overton County Today


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by Earl J.S. Rook
Last updated on 20 March, 2002


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