Was there a Drinkwater family in East TN in 1880s or earlier?

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My ancestor was Samuel Houston Drinkwater Caughron. I'm wondering if his mother's maiden name was Drinkwater. Sam was born ~ 1880s in east Tennessee - near Maryville or Knowville.
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I get 17,572 hits on ancestry.com for Drinkwaters in Tennessee

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by Betty Fox G2G6 Pilot (149k points)
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Samuel Drinkwater Caughron

Birth:  Mar. 25, 1815
Death:  Nov. 24, 1893
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Family links: 
 Spouses:
  Ophelia Susannah Partlow Caughron (1813 - 1893)*
  Amelia Dunn Caughron (1824 - 1879)*
 
 Children:
  Levi Patterson Caughron (1846 - 1919)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Riceville Cemetery
Riceville
McMinn County
Tennessee, USA
 
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Created by: Marvin & Samme Templin
Record added: Jun 04, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27336863

 

by Chris Mckinnon G2G6 Pilot (340k points)
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Samuel Drinkwater CAUGHRON

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Gender
Male
 
Birth
23 March 1815
of,Blount,TN
 
Death
24 November 1893
 
 
PARENTS
Mother
Martha Drinkwater
 
Father
William CAUGHRON
 
MARRIAGES (1)
Spouse
Millie Malinda DUNN
 
Marriage
18 October 1842
 
 
 
CITING THIS RECORD
"Pedigree Resource File," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/2:2:9QHB-WP9 : accessed 2015-07-14), entry for Samuel Drinkwater CAUGHRON, submitted by tamcvey2730476.
 
by Chris Mckinnon G2G6 Pilot (340k points)

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