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John James Tigert III was an American clergyman, editor and academic. He was a professor of Moral Philosophy at Vanderbilt University, and a Bishop of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South.

John J. Tigert American university president, U.S. Commissioner of Education, College Football Hall of Fame member, professor, coach

John James Tigert IV was an American university president, university professor and administrator, college sports coach and the U.S. Commissioner of Education. Tigert was a native of Tennessee and the son and grandson of Methodist bishops. After receiving his bachelor's degree, he earned his master's degree as a Rhodes Scholar.

Estill Springs, Tennessee Town in Tennessee, United States

Estill Springs is a town in Franklin County, Tennessee, United States. The population was 2,055 at the 2010 census. It is usually referred to simply as "Estill" by its inhabitants.

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