Hickman County, Tennessee
Hickman County, Tennessee Facts
When was Hickman County, TN Created?
Hickman County was founded on December 3, 1807 from Dickson County.
What is the County Seat of Hickman County, TN?
What counties are adjacent to Hickman County, TN?
Hickman County Courthouse and Government Records
What genealogical records can I find in the Hickman County Courthouse?
The following information and facts indicates whatever birth, death, marriage, land, wills, and courtroom records will be in Hickman County or in the Tennessee State Library & Archives. The dates indicated below could be the first widely known documents for this county.
- Hickman County Clerk
- Address: 114 North Central Ave. Suite 2, Centerville, TN 37033
- Phone: 931-729-2621
- Marriage Records: 1868
- Probate Records: 1866
- Hickman County Register of Deeds
- Address: 114 North Central Ave Suite 104, Centerville, TN 37033
- Phone: (931) 729-4882
- Land & Deed Records: 1808
- Hickman County Clerk of Circuit Court
- Address: 104 College Avenue, Suite 204, Centerville, TN 37033
- Phone: 931-729-2211
- Chancery Court Minutes: 1854
- Circuit Court Minutes: 1847
- County Court Minutes: 1866
Where can find Hickman County Birth, marriage, Divorce and Death Records?
Hickman 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 Hickman 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 Hickman County, TN census records are available?
Hickman Co. Mortality Schedules can be found for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Hickman Co. Industry and Agriculture can be obtained for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Hickman 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 Hickman County, TN?
- Hickman Co. Historical Society, P.O. Box 64, Centerville, TN 37033; phone: (931) 729-3279
- Hickman County Archives, #8, Courthouse, Centerville, TN 37033; Phone: 931-729-6478
- Hickman County Health Dept, 101 College St, Centerville, TN 37033; (931) 729-3516
- Hickman County Public Library, 120 West Swan Street, Centerville, TN 37033 931-729-5130
Hickman County Genealogy Resources
Where can I connect with other Hickman County, TN Researchers through message boards and forums?
- Tennessee Genealogy Community (plus.google.com)
- Tennessee State Genealogy Network (facebook.com)
- Hickman County, Tennessee Message Boards (boards.ancestry.com) read and post messages about your ancestors in Hickman County
- Hickman County, Tennessee Genealogy Forum (genforum.genealogy.com)
- Genealogical “Fact Sheets” About Hickman County (tn.gov) The purpose of these fact sheets is to help determine what sources are available for genealogical research about the people and places in Hickman County. Although this is by no means an exhaustive list of all the possible places one might search, it does cover the major publications and microfilms available at TSLA on the Hickman County.
What other genealogical resources are available in Hickman County, TN?
The following are links to Family history and genealogy, Records and Resources relevant to Hickman 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 Hickman County genealogy or family history affiliated sites.