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Maury County, Tennessee

Maury County, Tennessee Facts

When was Maury County, TN Created?

Maury County was founded on November 16, 1807 from Wilson County and Dickson County.

What is the County Seat of Maury County, TN?

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

What counties are adjacent to Maury County, TN?

Bordering counties are Wilson CountyMarshall CountyGiles CountyLawrence CountyLewis County and Hickman County .

Maury County Courthouse and Government Records

Maury County Courthouse

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

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

  • Maury County Clerk
    • Address: Hunter Matthews Building, #10 Public Square, Columbia, TN 38401
    • Phone: 931-375-5200
    • Marriage Records: 1808
    • Probate Records: 1807
  • Maury County Register of Deeds
    • Address: One Public Square, Room 108, Columbia, TN 38401
    • Phone: (931) 375-2101
    • Land & Deed Records: 1806
  • Maury County Clerk of Circuit Court
    • Address: 41 Public Square Courthouse, Room 202, Columbia, TN 38401
    • Phone: 931-375-1100
    • Chancery Court Minutes: 1818
    • Circuit Court Minutes: 1810
    • County  Court Minutes: 1807

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

Maury 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 Maury 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 Maury County, TN census records are available?

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

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

  • Maury County Archives, 201 East Sixth St., Columbia, Tn. 38401; 931-375-1501; The Maury County Archives holds all the official records for Maury County ( marriages, wills, courts, estates) and has a vast library for research purposes. We also have all the death records for the entire state on microfilm with indexes from 1908-1954. Patrons are welcome Monday through Saturday 8am to 4pm. We do a 15 minute search of our records for $7.00 plus the cost of copies.
  • Maury County Historical Society, 804 Athenaeum St., Columbia, TN 38401; (931) 388-5373
  • Columbia State Community College, John W. Finney Memorial Library, College Archives, 1665 Hampshire Pike, PO Box 1315, Columbia, TN 38402 931-540-2560
  • Mt. Pleasant/Maury Phosphate Museum, 108 Public Square, Mt. Pleasant, TN 38474 931-379-9511

Maury County Genealogy Resources

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

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

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