Source: TSL&A Microfilm # A-5171
Sumner County Probate Records (County or Chancery)
Loose Records 13461 - 13692
Transcribed by Jan J.
Loose Record # 13484
State of Tennessee
To J. H. Terry,
Whereas all the proceedings necessary to entitle I. T. Eidson to be admitted into the Tennessee Hospital for the insane as a non-paying patient have been had according to law; you are hereby required forthwith to take said person and convey him to said Hospital and after executing this warrant make due return of the same to this office.
Witness my hand and Seal of office this the 17th day of May 1889.
Harris Brown Clerk
Central Hospital for the Insane.
Nov. 22nd '89
Received the patient named in the within warrant.
Jno. H. Callender, Supt.
I. T. Eidson was examined by Dr. W. B. Appling. The age was left blank. Wm. Webb also signed a sworn statement attesting to the mental state.