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Campbell County, Tennessee

Campbell County, Tennessee Facts

When was Campbell County, TN Created?

Campbell County was founded on September 11, 1806 from Anderson County and Claiborne County.

What is the County Seat of Campbell County, TN?

The County Seat of government is located in Jacksboro also, the county government website is .

What counties are adjacent to Campbell County, TN?

Bordering counties are Whitley County, Kentucky, Clairborne CountyUnion CountyAnderson CountyScott County and McCreary County, Kentucky .

Campbell County Courthouse and Government Records

Campbell County Courthouse

What genealogical records can I find in the Campbell County Courthouse?

The following indicates what vital, land, probate, and court records are in Campbell county or in the Tennessee State Library & Archives. The dates indicated below are the first known records for each county.

  • Campbell County Clerk
    • Address: PO Box 450, 570 Main Street Suite A 21, Jacksboro, TN 37757
    • Phone: 423-562-4985
    • Marriage Records: 1838
    • Probate Records: 1806
  • Campbell County Register of Deeds
    • Address: P.O. Box 85, Jacksboro, TN 37757
    • Phone: (423) 562-3864
    • Land & Deed Records: 1820
  • Campbell County Clerk of Circuit Court
    • Address: P.O. Box 26, Jacksboro, TN 37757-002
    • Phone: 423-562-2624
    • Chancery Court Minutes: 1842
    • Circuit Court Minutes: 1849
    • County Court Minutes: 1839
  • Campbell County Property Assessor
    • Address: ?
    • Phone: ?
    • Tax Records: 1838, 1839, 1849-1866, 1876-1900

Where can find Campbell County Birth, marriage, Divorce and Death Records?

Campbell 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 Campbell 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 Campbell County, TN census records are available?

Federal Population Schedules for Campbell County can be found for 18101820183018401850186018701880 (free index)1890 (fragment)19001910192019301940.

Campbell Co. Mortality Schedules can be found for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Campbell Co. Industry and Agriculture can be obtained for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Campbell 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 Campbell County, TN?

A list of Campbell County Historical and Genealogical Societies, Forums, Message Boards, Libraries, Archives.

  • Campbell County Historical Society, 235 E Central Av, LaFollette, TN 37766; (423) 566-3581;   The Campbell Countian is a newsletter published by the Historical Society, and is published quarterly. It contains 20 pages in each issue and the membership rate is $12.00 per year as of 1 April 2003 (it is currently $10.00 per year). Back issues are available for purchase. Anyone interested can subscribe to the newsletter at the Society’s address. The Campbell County Historical Society does not, at present, have a website or e-mail address, but understand that that is a future project
  • Jellico Public Library, 104 N. Main Street, Jellico, TN 37762 423-784-7488

Campbell County Genealogy Resources

Where can I connect with other Campbell County, TN Researchers through message boards and forums?

What other genealogical resources are available in Campbell County, TN?

The following are links to Family history and genealogy, Records and Resources relevant to Campbell 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 Campbell County genealogy or family history affiliated sites.

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