The Mary Blount Chapter NSDAR donated “A Collection of Blount County Wills with Transcriptions - 1898-1899” to the Blount County Library. The book, donated in memory of chapter member Isabel Ellis, provides essential genealogical information for the critical 1881-1899 period for which limited census records exist. The chapter received 1st place in the state for the book as well as well as an Outstanding Achievement Award for abstracting wills for the years 1880-1900. Pictured, from left, are some of the transcription team members Elaine Russell, Debra Wilson, Blount County Library representative Linda Kirby, Lynda Williams, Charlotte Miller, Pat Reilly, and Julia Murr.

The Mary Blount Chapter NSDAR donated “A Collection of Blount County Wills with Transcriptions - 1898-1899” to the Blount County Library. The book, donated in memory of chapter member Isabel Ellis, provides essential genealogical information for the critical 1881-1899 period for which limited census records exist. The chapter received 1st place in the state for the book as well as well as an Outstanding Achievement Award for abstracting wills for the years 1880-1900. Pictured, from left, are some of the transcription team members Elaine Russell, Debra Wilson, Blount County Library representative Linda Kirby, Lynda Williams, Charlotte Miller, Pat Reilly, and Julia Murr.

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