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When was Anderson County, TN Created? Anderson County was founded on November 6, 1801 from Knox County and Grainger County. This county was named for Joseph Anderson (1757–1837), U.S. Senator from Tennessee and first Comptroller of the U.S. Treasury.
What counties are adjacent to Anderson County, TN? Bordering counties are Campbell County (north), Union County (northeast), Knox County (southeast), Roane County (southwest), Morgan County (west)and Scott County (northwest).
What cities and towns are in Anderson County, TN? Cities and towns located in the county include Andersonville (unincorporated), Briceville (unincorporated), Claxton (unincorporated), Clinton, Fraterville (unincorporated), Lake City, Norris, Oak Ridge and Oliver Springs.
What genealogical records can I find in the Anderson County Courthouse?
The following information and facts indicates whatever birth, death, marriage, land, wills, and courtroom records will be in Anderson County or in the Tennessee State Library & Archives.
Where can find Anderson County Birth, marriage, Divorce and Death Records?
Anderson County vital records can be found at the Anderson County Health Department, 710 North Main Street, Clinton, TN 37716; (865) 425-8800 , issues birth certificates and death certificates (deaths which occurred in that county within the past three years, and a few county health departments keep death records for longer periods of time).
Marriage license records are available from the county clerk who issued the marriage license. Court divorce orders may be obtained from the clerk of the court that granted the divorce.
Tennessee Department of Health (VDH) Office of Vital Records which has copies for copies of birth certificates, marriage licenses and divorce decrees. There is a fee for each copy requested. Please refer to the information to the Statewide Vital Records in Tennessee for current fees and application process.
You can search online for Anderson County Birth, Marriage, Divorce or Death Records. You can also Order Electronically Online or can download an application for Tennessee Birth Certificate, Marriage Certificate, Divorce Certificate, Death Certificates to mail.
What Anderson County, TN census records are available?
Anderson Co. Mortality Schedules can be found for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Anderson Co. Industry and Agriculture can be obtained for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Anderson Co. Union Veterans Schedules is available for 1890. The Slave Schedules exist for 1850 & 1860. One can find free online and printable census forms to help you with your research.
What genealogical and historical societies, archives, museums, associations and libraries are available for Anderson County, TN?
Where can I connect with other Anderson County, TN Researchers through message boards and forums?
What other genealogical resources are available in Anderson County, TN?
The following are links to Family history and genealogy, Records and Resources relevant to Anderson County. A majority of these genealogy links fall into 3 categories: Business oriented Sites, Personal Sites or Organization Sites. Some have free access some call for a payment. This is merely a collection which has been collected or submitted. I do not endorse or promote one genealogy site over another. Feel free to suggest your own most popular Anderson County genealogy or family history affiliated sites.