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Hardeman County, Tennessee

Hardeman County, Tennessee Facts

When was Hardeman County, TN Created?

Hardeman County was founded on October 16, 1823 from Hardin County and Madison County.

What is the County Seat of Hardeman County, TN?

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

What counties are adjacent to Hardeman County, TN?

Bordering counties are Madison CountyChester CountyMcNairy CountyAlcorn County, MS, Tippah County, MS, Benton County, MS, Fayette County and Haywood County .

Hardeman County Courthouse and Government Records

Hardeman County Courthouse

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

The following information and facts indicates whatever birth, death, marriage, land, wills, and courtroom records will be in Hardeman County or in the Tennessee State Library & Archives. The dates indicated below could be the first widely known documents for this county.

  • Hardeman County Clerk
    • Address: 100 N. Main Street, Bolivar, TN 38008
    • Phone: 731-658-3541
    • Marriage Records: 1823
    • Probate Records: 1824
  • Hardeman County Register of Deeds
    • Address: 100 North Main Street, Bolivar, TN 38008
    • Phone: (731) 658-3476
    • Land & Deed Records: 1822
  • Hardeman County Clerk of Circuit Court
    • Address: Hardeman County CJC 505 S. Main Street, Suite A, Bolivar, TN 38008
    • Phone: 731-658-6524
    • Chancery Court Minutes: 1852
    • Circuit Court Minutes: 1823
    • County  Court Minutes: 1827

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

Hardeman 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 Hardeman 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 Hardeman County, TN census records are available?

Federal Population Schedules for Hardeman County can be found for 183018401850186018701880 (free index)1890 (fragment)19001910192019301940.

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

  • Bolivar-Hardeman County Library, 213 N. Washington Street, Bolivar, TN 38008 731-658-3436
  • Middleton Community Library, 110 Bolton Ave., P.O. Box 40, Middleton, TN 38052 731-376-0680

Hardeman County Genealogy Resources

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

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

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