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Trousdale County was founded on September 5, 1870 from Macon County, Smith County, Sumner County, and Williamson County. This county was named in honor of William Trousdale (1790–1872), Creek and Mexican-American War soldier and officer, state senator and Governor of Tennessee.
Cities and towns located in Trousdale County include Hartsville .
Trousdale County vital records can be found at the 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.
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.
You can search online for Trousdale 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.
Trousdale County consists of Federal Census Schedules to guide in looking into your family tree. Federal Population Schedules can be found for 1870, 1880 (free index), 1890 (fragment), 1900, 1910, 1920, 1930, 1940.
Trousdale Co. Mortality Schedules can be found for 1870 and 1880. Trousdale Co. Industry and Agriculture can be obtained for 1870 and 1880. Trousdale Co. Union Veterans Schedules is available for 1890. One can find free online and printable census forms to help you with your research.
A list of Trousdale County Historical and Genealogical Societies, Forums, Message Boards, Libraries, Archives.
Genealogist frequently overlook the value of County court, probate, and land files as a useful resource of genealogical details. Buried away in Tennessee courthouses and archives everywhere could be the dreams and worries of many Tennessee residents.
The chances are great that your particular ancestors and forefathers have left a in-depth record of at least quite a few factors of their lives in the County court records. Even if your forebears is not referred to in a Court case, consider all of the other procedures which often can have lead to her or him appearing in court records.
The following indicates what vital, land, probate, and court records are in Trousdale county or in the Tennessee State Library & Archives. The dates indicated below are the first known records for each county. There were fires at the Trousdale County courthouse in 1900 and 1904. County records were destroyed in 1874, 1900, and 1905 and few records predate 1906.
The following are links to Family history and genealogy, Records and Resources relevant to Trousdale 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 Trousdale County genealogy or family history affiliated sites.