Tuggle family papers

Tuggle family papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Title: Tuggle family papers
Dates: 1856-1942
Quantity: 0.05 Linear feet (1 folder; MS 3036 to MS 3039 in 1 half box)
Coll. Number: ms3037

Biographical/Historical Note

Gwinnett County, in the Atlanta metropolitan area, has been one of the fastest growing counties in the United States since the 1970s. According to the 2000 U.S. census, its population was 588,448 (72.7 percent white, 13.3 percent black, and 10.9 percent Hispanic). Created from land ceded by the Cherokee and Creek Indians, Gwinnett County was established on December 15, 1818. By 1820 Georgia's forty-fourth county had a population of 4,589. Lawrenceville, the county seat, was incorporated on December 15, 1821, and is the oldest city in the county. Other incorporated cities in Gwinnett are Berkeley Lake, Buford, Dacula, Duluth, Grayson, Lilburn, Norcross, Snellville, Sugar Hill, Suwanee, as well as parts of Auburn, Braselton, Loganville, and Rest Haven. New Georgia Encyclopedia. (http://www.georgiaencyclopedia.org/nge/Article.jsp?id=h-2340) Retrieved 9/14/2009.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of Tuggle/Tugwell genealogy and documents of Tuggle/Parks/Deaton family land transactions from 1856-1942. The land was located in Gwinnett, Hall, Jackson and Barrow counties in Georgia and Rutland County in Vermont.


Arranged by record type.

Index Terms

Deaton family -- Genealogy
Deeds--Georgia--Barrow County.
Deeds--Georgia--Gwinnett County.
Deeds--Georgia--Hall County.
Deeds--Georgia--Jackson County.
Deeds--Vermont--Rutland County.
Park family -- Genealogy
Tuggle family -- Genealogy

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Tuggle family papers. MS 3037. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Genealogy Tuggle/Parks/Deaton Property Chronology, 1818 - 1999
2Documents, 1856 - 1892
3Documents, 1911 - 1917
4Documents, 1918
5Documents, 1919 - 1942
6Thomas A. Deaton - re: Federal Land Bank Loan, 1922 - 1942
7Thomas A. Deaton - Accounts, Receipts