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"Abstracts from Tennessee Newspapers"

This page consists of articles abstracted from newspapers printed throughout Tennessee. All the articles abstracted are deemed to have Genealogical and History value. Read and Enjoy! 
This Page will be under continuous construction. 

Tennessee Counties:

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Newspapers on Microfilm at TSLA (a great place for volunteers to get film to transcribe for this project) <hint hint> <grin>

Anderson County:

Anderson County News--1920's

Clinton Courier News Abstracts from the Past

The Oak Ridger--Current

Clinton Courier News--Current

Benton County:

Benton County Obituaries

Benton County Newspaper Columns

Blount County:

 The Maryville Enterprise Obits 1906-1960

 Maryville Times article 1 Nov 1893

 Maryville Times, 4 Jan 1932

 Index of Obits in Misc. Blount County Newspapers

Blount County Newspapers

Bradley County:

Abstracts from the Cleveland Daily Banner (also includes the Cleveland Journal

Abstracts from the The Cleveland Herald

Bradley County Newspapers

Campbell Co:

Obits from various newspapers

Campbell County, Tennessee & Beyond

Misc. Newspaper Articles

1906 LaFollette Newpaper


Crockett County:

Tri-County News

Crockett County Sentinel

Misc. Articles, some from newspapers, some not

Cumberland County:

Misc. News Articles Concerning Cumberland Co.

Davidson County:

Baptist and Reflector

Nashville Christian Advocate

Decatur County:

Misc. News from Decatur Co.

Dekalb County:

The Liberty Herald

Smithville Review

The Alexandria Times

Dyer County:

Dyer County Newspapers

Fayette County:

The Somerville Falcon
Misc. Fayette Co. Clippings

Fentress County:

Upper Cumberland Times

Scanned Obituaries from Newspapers

Obits from the Christian Advocate

Gibson County:

Rutherford Register

Misc Newspaper Articles from Gibson County

Greene County:

East Tennessee News

Greeneville Democrat

Greeneville Herald

The National Union

The New Era

The TN Express & Greeneville Monitor

Grundy County:

Tracy City News

Mrs. Grundy

Hamblen County:

Morristown Gazette

Hamilton County:

Chattanooga News

Chattanooga Times

Hardeman County:

 Misc. Hardeman Clippings

Hardin County:

Savannah Courier

Misc Abstracts


Hawkins County:

Rogersville Herald

Rogersville Review

Rogersville Spectator

Haywood County:

The States-Democrat AUGUST 10, 1894

Randolph Recorder

Misc. Haywood Clippings

Henderson County

Misc from Henderson County

Jackson County:

Jackson County Newpapers

Knox County:

Knoxville Gazette

Knoxville News Sentinel

Knoxville News-Sentinel--Current

Knoxville Register

Knoxville Sentinal

Knoxville Standard

Knox County Newspapers

Lauderdale County:

Lauderdale County Newspaper Abstracts

Lewis County:

Lewis County Abstracts

Lincoln County:

Flintville, Lincoln Co TN Newspaper Abstracts 1859-1945
Petersburg, Lincoln Co TN Newspaper Abstracts 1925-1940
Marriage Notices from the Fayetteville Observer. January 3, 1895 - January 6, 1910
Deaths 1910-1919 from Fayetteville Observer
Marriages 1910-1919 from Fayetteville Observer

Loudon County:

Loudon County Abstracts

Madison County:

 Misc. Madison Co. Clippings
Jackson Gazette 1823-1830, transcribed by Mary Ann (Mrs. L. R.) Mitchell (from Family Findings)
The Pioneer 1823, transcribed by Mary Ann (Mrs. L. R.) Mitchell (from Family Findings)
Abstracts from the Southern Statesman (1831-1832), transcribed by Mary Ann (Mrs. L. R.) Mitchell and others (from Family Findings)
Abstracts from the Southern Statesman (1833), transcribed by Mary Ann (Mrs. L. R.) Mitchell (from Family Findings)
The Forked Deer Blade 1884-1885, Sarah Hutcherson (TNGenWeb/Rootsweb Archives)
The Jackson Sun Sept 1876-Dec. 1877, Sarah Hutcherson (TNGenWeb/Rootsweb Archives)
The Southern Statesman 1831, Sarah Hutcherson (TNGenWeb/Rootsweb Archives)
West Tennessee Whig 1842-1845, Sarah Hutcherson (TNGenWeb/Rootsweb Archives)
Whig and Tribune, December 23, 1871, transcribed by Laurel Baty ("The First Wedding in Jackson" and "An Old Grave Yard") (TNGenWeb/Rootsweb Archives)
Reported Deaths in Nineteenth Century Jackson, Tennessee Newspapers

Marion County:

Sequachie Valley News

McMinn County:

The Daily Post - Athenian

McNairy County:

McNairy County Newspaper Abstracts

Monroe County:

Monroe Co. Death Notices from Early Newspapers
Newspaper Clippings with Monroe Co. Ties
Obits in the Advocate Democrat 1991-1999
Some Monroe Co. Obits

Montgomery County:

Notes from Clarksville Newspapers
Cumberland Lore

Morgan County:

Newspaper Clippings

Obion County:

"The Ice and Coal Co." from: The Daily Messenger

Newark Journal Article about Obion County, printed in Arkansas

Susan Godsey Obion Co. Sleeping Beauty

Overton County:

The Overton County Early Newspaper Project

Putnam County:

Herald Citizen

Rhea County:

The Spring City Herald

Rhea County Newspaper Abstracts

Roane County:

Marriages and Births From Roane County Papers 1900-1906

Rockwood Times

Scott County:

Scott County Newspapers-A Listing

Shelby County:



Genealogical Tidbits from the Memphis Daily Appeal During the Centennial Year of 1876

Sumner County:

Sumner County Newspaper Tidbits

Sumner County Obituaries

Tipton County:

 Misc. Tipton Clippings

Warren County:

 Misc. Warren Co. Clippings

Washington County:

 Listing of Washington County Newspapers

Williamson County:

The Franklin Review June 14, 1867

The Colored Tennessean 1865 - 1867

Western Weekly Review

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