Publication 45: Annals of Rutherford County, Volume 1, 1799-1828 by John C. Spence
Publication 45: Annals of Rutherford County, Volume 1, 1799-1828 by John C. Spence, published 1991
Author John Cedric Spence was born November 14, 1809 in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, spending most of his life in Rutherford County.
John C. Spence wrote three books, including the ‘Annals of Rutherford County’, volumes I and II.
The reader will notice errors in spelling and sentence structure. However, the Rutherford County Historical Society felt it was important to reproduce the original Spence manuscripts in the style in which Mr. Spence has written them.