Sequatchie County, Tennessee Records
Sequatchie County, Tennessee (Map It) was created on December 9, 1857 from Hamilton County, Marion County and Warren County. This Sequatchie County was named in honor of Cherokee word believed to mean, opossum, he grins or runs.
Sequatchie County Cities and Towns include Dunlap .
A Map of Sequatchie County, Tennessee contains detailed information about roads and boundaries, these maps may include rural communities, churches, and cemeteries.
Sequatchie County, Tennessee Courthouse Records
Sequatchie County, TN Courthouse
The Sequatchie County Courthouse is located in Dunlap, 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 Sequatchie 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.
- Sequatchie County Clerk has Marriage Records from 1858 and Probate Records from 1858.
- Sequatchie County Register of Deeds has Land & Deed Records from 1858.
- Sequatchie County Clerk of Circuit Court has Chancery Court Minutes from 1869, Circuit Court Minutes from 1898 and County Court Minutes 1858.
- Sequatchie County Property Assessor has Tax Records from 1861-1863, 1865-1871, 1875-1886, 1888-1900 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.
- Sequatchie 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).
Sequatchie County, Tennessee Census Records
- Learn More: State of Tennessee Census Records
- U.S. Federal Population Schedules: 1860, 1870, 1880 (free index), 1890 (fragmented), 1900, 1910, 1920, 1930, 1940
- U.S. Federal Census Slave Schedules: 1860
- U.S. Federal Census Mortality Schedules: 1860, 1870 and 1880
- Selected U.S. Federal Census Agriculture Schedules: 1860, 1870 and 1880
- Selected U.S. Federal Census Industry Schedules: 1860, 1870 and 1880
- Union Veterans Schedules: 1890
Sequatchie County, Tennessee Vital Records
- Learn More: State of Tennessee Vital Records
- Birth Records: from January 1914 to present, also for Nashville since June 1881, for Knoxville since July 1881, and for Chattanooga since January 1882
- Marriage, Divorce and Death Records: from the past 50 years to present.
- Locations: Tennessee Office of Vital Records, Tennessee State Library and Archives
- Vital Records Online: USAVital or Social Security Death Index
- Vital Records by Mail: Birth Certificate, Marriage Certificate, Divorce Certificate, Death Certificate Applications.
- In Person: Tennessee Office of Vital Records, 1st Floor, Central Services Building, 421 Fifth Avenue, North, Nashville, TN 37243; PH: 615-741-1763
Sequatchie County, Tennessee Resources
- State of Tennessee Archives and Societies
- RAOGK Volunteers for Tennessee
- Sequatchie County, Tennessee Message Boards
- Genealogical "Fact Sheets" About Sequatchie County
Sequatchie County, Tennessee External Links
- Historical Newspapers from Tennessee (1795 - 1929 )
- Tennessee Newspaper List by County and City
- Sequatchie County, Tennessee Books - Amazon
- Tennessee Real Estate Assessment Data Property Search
- Sequatchie County Records on Microfilm - Order County Microfilm Inventories and Reels
- Early Sequatchie County Records Available on Interlibrary Loan
- Sequatchie Co., Tennessee - FindaGrave
- Sequatchie County History and Culture
- Sequatchie County, Tennessee Links - Cyndi's List
- Sequatchie Co. TNGenweb
- Sequatchie County, Tennessee Ancestry Database Collections
- Sequatchie Co. D.O.T. County Highway Map
- Sequatchie County, Tennessee Military Records