Speleogenealogy: An Unusual New (Old) Resource

TitleSpeleogenealogy: An Unusual New (Old) Resource
Publication TypeMagazine Article
Year of Publication2009
AuthorsPlemons, Douglas
MagazineSmoky Mountain Historical Society Journal and Newsletter
Issue Number3
Date Publishedfall
SubjectsCaves, Mountain people -- Genealogy, Sevier County

Decribes the process of extracting historical information from caves, and gives instructions and warnings. Shares information the author has discovered, including names and dates of people who are otherwise absent from any written record. Recounts a story about boys from fictional Morningstar Baptist Church in 1882.


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