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PROGRAM: Families of the Fork–Early Knox County Surnames

28 September 2023

European immigrants who settled in the Fork–the land between Holston and French Broad Rivers–were among Knox County’s earliest residents. Join noted community historian Jan Loveday Dickens as she shares accounts about these families and their connections.

Instructor: Jan Loveday Dickens, President of Historic Ramsey House and author of “Forgotten in the Fork”

This program is FREE and will be held in the Bill-Nelson Auditorium on the first floor of the East Tennessee History Center.

The East Tennessee History Center’s Genealogy Program is a partnership between Knox County Public Library and the East Tennessee Historical Society with support from Friends of the Knox County Public Library and East Tennessee PBS.

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September 28, 2023
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


East Tennessee History Center
601 S Gay St
Knoxville, TN 37902 United States
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(865) 215-8830