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active affairs affiliated Bank Baptist church became Bedford county Blount county born career Chattanooga church South citizen Civil clerk Coffee county College Company Confederate army Cookeville court Cumberland daughter death Democrat in politics died east Tennessee elected Elizabeth engaged entered farm farmer father Franklin county fraternity graduated grandfather Grundy county honored Independent Order institution interest James John Judge Kentucky Knights of Pythias known Knoxville lawyer living located Lodge marriage married Miss married to Miss Mary Maryville Masonic Maury county Methodist church Methodist Episcopal church mother Nashville native county North Carolina Odd Fellows Order of Odd parents paternal physician practice Presbyterian church profession prominent public schools Putnam county reared residence Robert Rutherford county Samuel served Shelbyville Smith county successful Thomas tion Tracy City union University Virginia Warren county Whiteside wife William Williamson county Wilson county Winchester
Page 1809 - He is a member of the Masonic order, the Independent Order of Odd Fellows and the Woodmen of the World.
Page 1738 - It has established and prolonged the reign of beauty ; it has added to the charms of social intercourse and lent perfection to the accents of eloquence; it has taken from old age its most unwelcome feature and has lengthened enjoyable human life far beyond the limit of years when the toothless and purblind patriarch might well exclaim :
Page 1805 - Masons, the Knights of Pythias, and the Independent Order of Odd Fellows and has passed through all the chairs in the lodge of the Knights of Pythias and of the Odd Fellows.
Page 1677 - I. HISTORY and biography for the most part record the lives only of those who have attained military, political, or literary distinction ; or who in any other career have passed through extraordinary vicissitudes of fortune. The unostentatious routine of private life, although in the aggregate more important to the welfare of the community, can not, from its nature, figure in the public annals.
Page 1729 - Faithfulness to duty and a strict adherence to a fixed purpose, which always do more to advance a man's interests than wealth or advantageous circumstances...
Page 1583 - Congregational church, and in a fraternal way he is identified with the Independent Order of Odd Fellows, the Knights of Pythias and the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks.
Page 1654 - During the Civil war he was captain of a company in the Confederate army, and at one time was captured by a party of Union soldiers.
Page 1596 - His well directed efforts in the practical affairs of life, his capable management of his business interests and his sound judgment have brought to him prosperity, and his life demonstrates what may be accomplished by...
Page 1566 - Turner has gained through ability, integrity of purpose and well directed endeavor a secure place as one of the representative members of the bar of his native...