Fanning's Illustrated Gazetteer of the United States.... (New York: Phelps, Fanning & Co., 1853), 153.
HAYWOOD COUNTY, situated in the southwestern part of Tennessee, and traversed by Big Hatchee river. Area, 600 square miles. Seat of justice, Brownsville. Pop. in 1830, 5,334; in 1840, 13,870; in 1850, 17,259.