This deed entry may be more helpful:HICKMAN CO. TN DEED BOOK, Image 429 - - Page 278 -- Dated : 10/11/ 1804 Registered : 12/31/1824 --ROBERT WRIGHT of Hickman Co. TN to JOSEPH KIMMINS of Hickman Co. TN --$150.00 -- 37 acres -- On Beaver Dam Creek in the 8th Surveyors District,Range 6, Section 6, beginning on the northwest corner of a 35 acre tract in the name of ELIJAH HICKS -- (Old Deed Book F, Page 200 ).
This Robert Wright was married to Martha Dixon, daughter of Outerbridge Dixon - a Quaker family. BTW, the missionaries at Brainerd weren't Quakers, as far as I know.
Also, I noticed current threads No. 11157 in the Hicks forum, and No 37532 in the Tennessee forum, that might be of interest: