Is anyone working on the State of Franklin? Peter Turney Jr was sheriff of the county of Spencer in Franklin. He died 1804 Dixon Springs, TN.
A Tri-Annual Publication of the East Tennessee Historical Society
Volume 11 Number 1
this has a good map of the counties of Franklin 1786-1788
Sullivan, Spencer, Wayne, Washington, Greene, Caswell, Sevier, Blount. Spencer would today be most of Hawkins, and some of the surrounding counties. Wayne would be Johnson and Carter, today's Jefferson and Hamblen was in Caswell.....and so on.