Bledsoe County, Tennessee Records

Bledsoe County, Tennessee (Map It) was created on November 1807 from Roane County and Indian Lands. This Bledsoe County was named in honor of Anthony Bledsoe, Revolutionary War soldier, surveyor, and early settler in Sumner County .Learn More About State of Tennessee History

Bledsoe County is bordered by Cumberland County (north), Rhea County (east), Hamilton County (southeast), Sequatchie County (southwest) and Van Buren County (west) .

Bledsoe County Cities and Towns include Pikeville .

A Map of Bledsoe County, Tennessee contains detailed information about roads and boundaries, these maps may include rural communities, churches, and cemeteries.

Bledsoe County, Tennessee Courthouse Records

Bledsoe County, Tennessee Courthouse
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Bledsoe County, TN Courthouse

The Bledsoe County Courthouse is located in Pikeville, Tennessee. The Clerk's Office DOES NOT DO RESEARCH. Most staff will assist people in finding the materials, but it is up to the individual to do the research.

The following dates indicates what vital, land, probate, and court records are in Bledsoe county or in the Tennessee State Library & Archives. The date listed for each record is usually the earliest registration filed. The date does not indicate that there are alot records for that year and does not mean that all such events were actually filed with the clerk.

The Courthouse burned December 9, 1909. County Clerk has marriage and probate records from that date forward. Deed books and court records escaped the fire

  • Bledsoe County Clerk has Marriage Records from 1908 and Probate Records from 1883.
  • Bledsoe County Register of Deeds has Land & Deed Records from 1808.
  • Bledsoe County Clerk of Circuit Court has Chancery Court Minutes from 1836, Circuit Court Minutes from 1845 and County  Court Minutes 1841.
  • Bledsoe CCounty Property Assessor has Tax Records from 1837-1839, 1861, 1888, 1889 and are located at the Tennessee State Library and Archives. Tax lists can be used to locate families, document historic properties and study community history. Early tax lists generally include all white males over 21 and indicate whether they owned land or slaves.
  • Bledsoe County Health Department issues birth certificates and death certificates (deaths which occurred in that county within the past three years, and a few county health departments keep death records for longer periods of time).

Bledsoe County, Tennessee Census Records

Bledsoe County, Tennessee Vital Records

Bledsoe County, Tennessee Resources

Bledsoe County, Tennessee External Links

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