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{{Note|See an interactive outline map of [http://historical-county.newberry.org/website/Tennessee/viewer.htm ''Tennessee Historical Counties''] at Newberry Library site<ref>[http://historical-county.newberry.org/website/Tennessee/viewer.htm ''Tennessee Atlas of Historical County Boundaries'', John H. Long, Editor; Peggy Tuck Sinko, Associate Editor; Gordon DenBoer, Historical Compiler; Douglas Knox, Book Digitizing Director and Digital Compiler; Emily Kelley, Research Associate; Laura Rico-Beck, GIS Specialist; Peter Siczewicz, ArcIMS Interactive Map Designer; Robert Will, Cartographic Assistant. Copyright The Newberry Library 2008.</ref> (Free) Enter a year, '''Refresh Map''', select '''zoom in''', then click on the map to enlarge it.}}
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{{Tip|Sort the table by '''Date Formed''' or by '''Parent Counties''' and check [http://historical-county.newberry.org/website/Tennessee/documents/TN_County_Index.htm Boundary Changes] for interesting insights.}}
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| style="background: rgb(240,240,240); moz-background-clip: -moz-initial; moz-background-origin: -moz-initial; moz-background-inline-policy: -moz-initial" align="center" | '''Name of County'''  
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| align="center" style="background: rgb(240, 240, 240) none repeat scroll 0% 0%; -moz-background-clip: -moz-initial; -moz-background-origin: -moz-initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: -moz-initial;" | '''Name of County'''  
| style="background: rgb(240,240,240); moz-background-clip: -moz-initial; moz-background-origin: -moz-initial; moz-background-inline-policy: -moz-initial" align="center" | '''Date Formed'''  
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| align="center" style="background: rgb(240, 240, 240) none repeat scroll 0% 0%; -moz-background-clip: -moz-initial; -moz-background-origin: -moz-initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: -moz-initial;" | '''Date Formed'''  
| style="background: rgb(240,240,240); moz-background-clip: -moz-initial; moz-background-origin: -moz-initial; moz-background-inline-policy: -moz-initial" align="center" | '''Parent County'''  
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| align="center" style="background: rgb(240, 240, 240) none repeat scroll 0% 0%; -moz-background-clip: -moz-initial; -moz-background-origin: -moz-initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: -moz-initial;" |'''Boundary<br>Changes'''
| style="background: rgb(240,240,240); moz-background-clip: -moz-initial; moz-background-origin: -moz-initial; moz-background-inline-policy: -moz-initial" align="center" | '''Progeny County'''
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| align="center" style="background: rgb(240, 240, 240) none repeat scroll 0% 0%; -moz-background-clip: -moz-initial; -moz-background-origin: -moz-initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: -moz-initial;" | '''Parent County'''  
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| align="center" style="background: rgb(240, 240, 240) none repeat scroll 0% 0%; -moz-background-clip: -moz-initial; -moz-background-origin: -moz-initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: -moz-initial;" | '''Counties Created by Boundary Changes'''
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Anderson County, Tennessee|Anderson]]  
 
| [[Anderson County, Tennessee|Anderson]]  
| nowrap="nowrap" | 06 Nov 1801
+
| 1801  Nov 06
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  ANDERSON Details]   
 
| Knox  
 
| Knox  
 
| divided to Campbell 1806, Scott 1849, Union 1797
 
| divided to Campbell 1806, Scott 1849, Union 1797
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Bedford County, Tennessee|Bedford]]  
 
| [[Bedford County, Tennessee|Bedford]]  
| 03 Dec 1807
+
| 1807  Dec 03  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  BEDFORD Details]   
 
| Rutherford  
 
| Rutherford  
 
| Coffee 1836, Franklin 1807, Lincoln 1809, Marshall 1836, Moore 1817
 
| Coffee 1836, Franklin 1807, Lincoln 1809, Marshall 1836, Moore 1817
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Benton County, Tennessee|Benton]]  
 
| [[Benton County, Tennessee|Benton]]  
| 19 Dec 1835
+
| 1835  Dec 19  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  BENTON Details]   
 
| Henry, Humphreys  
 
| Henry, Humphreys  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Bledsoe County, Tennessee|Bledsoe]]  
 
| [[Bledsoe County, Tennessee|Bledsoe]]  
| 30 Nov 1807
+
| 1807  Nov 30  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  BLEDSOE Details]   
 
| Roane  
 
| Roane  
 
| Cumberland 1855, Van Buren 1840
 
| Cumberland 1855, Van Buren 1840
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Blount County, Tennessee|Blount]]  
 
| [[Blount County, Tennessee|Blount]]  
| 11 Jul 1795
+
| 1795  Jul 11  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  BLOUNT Details]   
 
| Knox  
 
| Knox  
 
| Christiana 1870, Roane 1801
 
| Christiana 1870, Roane 1801
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Bradley County, Tennessee|Bradley]]  
 
| [[Bradley County, Tennessee|Bradley]]  
| 10 Feb 1836
+
| 1836  Feb 10  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  BRADLEY Details]   
 
| Indian lands  
 
| Indian lands  
 
| Polk 1839
 
| Polk 1839
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Campbell County, Tennessee|Campbell]]  
 
| [[Campbell County, Tennessee|Campbell]]  
| 11 Sep 1806
+
| 1806  Sep 11  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  CAMPBELL Details]   
 
| Anderson, Claiborne  
 
| Anderson, Claiborne  
 
| Union 1797
 
| Union 1797
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Cannon County, Tennessee|Cannon]]  
 
| [[Cannon County, Tennessee|Cannon]]  
| 31 Jan 1836
+
| 1836  Jan 31  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  CANNON Details]   
 
| Coffee, Warren, Wilson  
 
| Coffee, Warren, Wilson  
 
| DeKalb 1837
 
| DeKalb 1837
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Carroll County, Tennessee|Carroll]]  
 
| [[Carroll County, Tennessee|Carroll]]  
| 07 Nov 1821
+
| 1821  Nov 07  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  CARROLL Details]   
 
| Western District  
 
| Western District  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Carter County, Tennessee|Carter]]  
 
| [[Carter County, Tennessee|Carter]]  
| 09 Apr 1796
+
| 1796  Apr 09  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  CARTER Details]   
 
| Washington  
 
| Washington  
 
| Johnson 1836, Unicoi 1875
 
| Johnson 1836, Unicoi 1875
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Cheatham County, Tennessee|Cheatham]]  
 
| [[Cheatham County, Tennessee|Cheatham]]  
| 28 Feb 1856
+
| 1856  Feb 28  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  CHEATHAM Details]   
 
| Davidson, Dickson, Montgomery  
 
| Davidson, Dickson, Montgomery  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Chester County, Tennessee|Chester]]  
 
| [[Chester County, Tennessee|Chester]]  
| 04 Mar 1875
+
| 1875  Mar 04  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  CHESTER Details]   
 
| nowrap="nowrap" | Hardeman, Henderson, Madison, McNairy  
 
| nowrap="nowrap" | Hardeman, Henderson, Madison, McNairy  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| Christiana  
 
| Christiana  
| 02 Jun 1870
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| Blount, Monroe, McMinn, Roane  
 
| Blount, Monroe, McMinn, Roane  
 
| renamed Loudon 1870
 
| renamed Loudon 1870
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Claiborne County, Tennessee|Claiborne]]  
 
| [[Claiborne County, Tennessee|Claiborne]]  
| 29 Oct 1801
+
| 1801  Oct 29  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  CLAIBORNE Details]   
 
| Grainger, Hawkins  
 
| Grainger, Hawkins  
 
| Hancock 1844, Union 1797
 
| Hancock 1844, Union 1797
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Clay County, Tennessee|Clay]]  
 
| [[Clay County, Tennessee|Clay]]  
| 24 Jun 1870
+
| 1870  Jun 24  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  CLAY Details]   
 
| Jackson, Overton  
 
| Jackson, Overton  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Cocke County, Tennessee|Cocke]]  
 
| [[Cocke County, Tennessee|Cocke]]  
| 09 Oct 1797
+
| 1797  Oct 09  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  COCKE Details]   
 
| nowrap="nowrap" | Anderson, Campbell, Claiborne, Grainger, Knox  
 
| nowrap="nowrap" | Anderson, Campbell, Claiborne, Grainger, Knox  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Crockett County, Tennessee|Crockett]]  
 
| [[Crockett County, Tennessee|Crockett]]  
| 20 Dec 1845
+
| 1845  Dec 20  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  CROCKETT Details]   
 
| Dyer, Madison, Gibson, Haywood  
 
| Dyer, Madison, Gibson, Haywood  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Cumberland County, Tennessee|Cumberland]]  
 
| [[Cumberland County, Tennessee|Cumberland]]  
| 16 Nov 1855
+
| 1855  Nov 16  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  CUMBERLAND Details]   
 
| Bledsoe, Morgan, Roane  
 
| Bledsoe, Morgan, Roane  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Davidson County, Tennessee|Davidson]]  
 
| [[Davidson County, Tennessee|Davidson]]  
| 18 Apr 1783
+
| 1783  Apr 18  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  DAVIDSON Details]   
 
| Washington  
 
| Washington  
 
| Cheatham 1856, Rutherford 1803, Sumner 1786, Williamson 1799
 
| Cheatham 1856, Rutherford 1803, Sumner 1786, Williamson 1799
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Decatur County, Tennessee|Decatur]]  
 
| [[Decatur County, Tennessee|Decatur]]  
| Nov 1845
+
| 1845  Nov
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  DECATUR Details]   
 
| Perry  
 
| Perry  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[DeKalb County, Tennessee|DeKalb]]  
 
| [[DeKalb County, Tennessee|DeKalb]]  
| 11 Dec 1837
+
| 1837  Dec 11  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  DEKALB Details]   
 
| Cannon, Warren, White  
 
| Cannon, Warren, White  
 
| Putnam 1842
 
| Putnam 1842
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Dickson County, Tennessee|Dickson]]  
 
| [[Dickson County, Tennessee|Dickson]]  
| 25 Oct 1803
+
| 1803  Oct 25  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  DICKSON Details]   
 
| Montgomery, Robertson  
 
| Montgomery, Robertson  
 
| Cheatham 1856, Hickman 1807, Houston 1871
 
| Cheatham 1856, Hickman 1807, Houston 1871
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Dyer County, Tennessee|Dyer]]  
 
| [[Dyer County, Tennessee|Dyer]]  
| 16 Oct 1823
+
| 1823  Oct 16  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  DYER Details]   
 
| Western District  
 
| Western District  
 
| Crockett 1845, Lauderdale 1835
 
| Crockett 1845, Lauderdale 1835
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Fayette County, Tennessee|Fayette]]  
 
| [[Fayette County, Tennessee|Fayette]]  
| 29 Sep 1824
+
| 1824  Sep 29  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  FAYETTE Details]   
 
| Shelby, Hardeman  
 
| Shelby, Hardeman  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Fentress County, Tennessee|Fentress]]  
 
| [[Fentress County, Tennessee|Fentress]]  
| 28 Nov 1823
+
| 1823  Nov 28  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  FENTRESS Details]   
 
| Morgan, Overton  
 
| Morgan, Overton  
 
| Pickett 1874, Scott 1849
 
| Pickett 1874, Scott 1849
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Franklin County, Tennessee|Franklin]]  
 
| [[Franklin County, Tennessee|Franklin]]  
| 03 Dec 1807
+
| 1807  Dec 03  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  FRANKLIN Details]   
 
| Bedford, Warren  
 
| Bedford, Warren  
 
| Coffee 1836, Moore 1817
 
| Coffee 1836, Moore 1817
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Gibson County, Tennessee|Gibson]]  
 
| [[Gibson County, Tennessee|Gibson]]  
| 21 Oct 1823
+
| 1823  Oct 21  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  GIBSON Details]   
 
| Western District  
 
| Western District  
 
| Crockett 1845
 
| Crockett 1845
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Giles County, Tennessee|Giles]]  
 
| [[Giles County, Tennessee|Giles]]  
| 14 Nov 1809
+
| 1809  Nov 14  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  GILES Details]   
 
| Maury  
 
| Maury  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Grainger County, Tennessee|Grainger]]  
 
| [[Grainger County, Tennessee|Grainger]]  
| 22 Apr 1796
+
| 1796  Apr 22  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  GRAINGER Details]   
 
| Hawkins, Knox  
 
| Hawkins, Knox  
 
| Claiborne 1801, Hamblen 1870, Union 1797
 
| Claiborne 1801, Hamblen 1870, Union 1797
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Greene County, Tennessee|Greene]]  
 
| [[Greene County, Tennessee|Greene]]  
| 18 Apr 1783
+
| 1783  Apr 18  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  GREENE Details]   
 
| Washington  
 
| Washington  
 
| Jefferson 1792, Knox 1792
 
| Jefferson 1792, Knox 1792
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Grundy County, Tennessee|Grundy]]  
 
| [[Grundy County, Tennessee|Grundy]]  
| 29 Jan 1844
+
| 1844  Jan 29  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  GRUNDY Details]   
 
| Coffee, Warren  
 
| Coffee, Warren  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Hamblen County, Tennessee|Hamblen]]  
 
| [[Hamblen County, Tennessee|Hamblen]]  
| 08 Jun 1870
+
| 1870  Jun 08  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  HAMBLEN Details]   
 
| Grainger, Hawkins  
 
| Grainger, Hawkins  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Hamilton County, Tennessee|Hamilton]]  
 
| [[Hamilton County, Tennessee|Hamilton]]  
| 25 Oct 1819
+
| 1819  Oct 25  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  HAMILTON Details]   
 
| Rhea  
 
| Rhea  
 
| Meigs 1836, Sequatchie 1857
 
| Meigs 1836, Sequatchie 1857
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Hancock County, Tennessee|Hancock]]  
 
| [[Hancock County, Tennessee|Hancock]]  
| 07 Jan 1844
+
| 1844  Jan 07  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  HANCOCK Details]   
 
| Claibrone, Hawkins  
 
| Claibrone, Hawkins  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Hardeman County, Tennessee|Hardeman]]  
 
| [[Hardeman County, Tennessee|Hardeman]]  
| 16 Oct 1823
+
| 1823  Oct 16  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  HARDEMAN Details]   
 
| Western District  
 
| Western District  
 
| Chester 1875, Fayette 1824
 
| Chester 1875, Fayette 1824
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Hardin County, Tennessee|Hardin]]  
 
| [[Hardin County, Tennessee|Hardin]]  
| 13 Nov 1819
+
| 1819  Nov 13  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  HARDIN Details]   
 
| Western District  
 
| Western District  
 
| McNairy 1823, Shelby 1819
 
| McNairy 1823, Shelby 1819
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Hawkins County, Tennessee|Hawkins]]  
 
| [[Hawkins County, Tennessee|Hawkins]]  
| 18 Nov 1786
+
| 1786  Nov 18  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  HAWKINS Details]   
 
| Sullivan  
 
| Sullivan  
 
| Claiborne 1801, Grainger 1795, Knox 1792, Hamblen 1870, Hancock 1844, Jefferson 1792
 
| Claiborne 1801, Grainger 1795, Knox 1792, Hamblen 1870, Hancock 1844, Jefferson 1792
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Haywood County, Tennessee|Haywood]]  
 
| [[Haywood County, Tennessee|Haywood]]  
| 03 Nov 1823
+
| 1823  Nov 03  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  HAYWOOD Details]   
 
| Western District  
 
| Western District  
 
| Crockett 1845
 
| Crockett 1845
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Henderson County, Tennessee|Henderson]]  
 
| [[Henderson County, Tennessee|Henderson]]  
| 07 Nov 1821
+
| 1821  Nov 07  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  HENDERSON Details]   
 
| Western District  
 
| Western District  
 
| Chester 1875
 
| Chester 1875
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Henry County, Tennessee|Henry]]  
 
| [[Henry County, Tennessee|Henry]]  
| 07 Nov 1821
+
| 1821  Nov 07  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  HENRY Details]   
 
| Western District  
 
| Western District  
 
| Benton 1835
 
| Benton 1835
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Hickman County, Tennessee|Hickman]]  
 
| [[Hickman County, Tennessee|Hickman]]  
| 03 Dec 1807
+
| 1807  Dec 03  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  HICKMAN Details]   
 
| Dickson  
 
| Dickson  
 
| Lawrence 1817, Lewis 1843, Perry 1821, Wayne 1817
 
| Lawrence 1817, Lewis 1843, Perry 1821, Wayne 1817
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Houston County, Tennessee|Houston]]  
 
| [[Houston County, Tennessee|Houston]]  
| 23 Jan 1871
+
| 1871  Jan 23  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  HOUSTON Details]   
 
| Dickson, Stewart  
 
| Dickson, Stewart  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Humphreys County, Tennessee|Humphreys]]  
 
| [[Humphreys County, Tennessee|Humphreys]]  
| 19 Oct 1809
+
| 1809  Oct 19  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  HUMPHREYS Details]   
 
| Steward, Smith  
 
| Steward, Smith  
 
| Benton 1835
 
| Benton 1835
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Jackson County, Tennessee|Jackson]]  
 
| [[Jackson County, Tennessee|Jackson]]  
| 06 Nov 1801
+
| 1801  Nov 06  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  JACKSON Details]   
 
| Smith  
 
| Smith  
 
| Clay 1870, Overton 1806, Putnam 1842, White 1806
 
| Clay 1870, Overton 1806, Putnam 1842, White 1806
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Jefferson County, Tennessee|Jefferson]]  
 
| [[Jefferson County, Tennessee|Jefferson]]  
| 11 Jun 1792
+
| 1792  Jun 11  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  JEFFERSON Details]   
 
| Greene, Hawkins  
 
| Greene, Hawkins  
 
| Cocke 1797, Sevier 1794
 
| Cocke 1797, Sevier 1794
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Johnson County, Tennessee|Johnson]]  
 
| [[Johnson County, Tennessee|Johnson]]  
| 02 Jan 1836
+
| 1836  Jan 02  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  JOHNSON Details]   
 
| Carter  
 
| Carter  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Knox County, Tennessee|Knox]]  
 
| [[Knox County, Tennessee|Knox]]  
| 11 Jun 1792
+
| 1792  Jun 11  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  KNOX Details]   
 
| Greene, Hawkins  
 
| Greene, Hawkins  
 
| Anderson 1801, Bledsoe 1807, Blount 1795, Grainger 1796, Roane 1801, Union 1797
 
| Anderson 1801, Bledsoe 1807, Blount 1795, Grainger 1796, Roane 1801, Union 1797
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Lake County, Tennessee|Lake]]  
 
| [[Lake County, Tennessee|Lake]]  
| 24 Jun 1870
+
| 1870  Jun 24  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  LAKE Details]   
 
| Obion  
 
| Obion  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Lauderdale County, Tennessee|Lauderdale]]  
 
| [[Lauderdale County, Tennessee|Lauderdale]]  
| 24 Nov 1835
+
| 1835  Nov 24  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  LAUDERDALE Details]   
 
| Dyer, Tipton  
 
| Dyer, Tipton  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Lawrence County, Tennessee|Lawrence]]  
 
| [[Lawrence County, Tennessee|Lawrence]]  
| 21 Oct 1817
+
| 1817  Oct 21  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  LAWRENCE Details]   
 
| Hickman, Maury  
 
| Hickman, Maury  
 
| Lewis 1843
 
| Lewis 1843
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Lewis County, Tennessee|Lewis]]  
 
| [[Lewis County, Tennessee|Lewis]]  
| 21 Dec 1843
+
| 1843  Dec 21  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  LEWIS Details]   
 
| Hickman, Lawrence, Maury, Wayne  
 
| Hickman, Lawrence, Maury, Wayne  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Lincoln County, Tennessee|Lincoln]]  
 
| [[Lincoln County, Tennessee|Lincoln]]  
| 14 Nov 1809
+
| 1809  Nov 14  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  LINCOLN Details]   
 
| Bedford  
 
| Bedford  
 
| Marshall 1836
 
| Marshall 1836
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Loudon County, Tennessee|Loudon]]  
 
| [[Loudon County, Tennessee|Loudon]]  
| 02 Jun 1870
+
| 1870  Jun 02  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  LOUDON Details]   
 
| renamed from Christiana  
 
| renamed from Christiana  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Macon County, Tennessee|Macon]]  
 
| [[Macon County, Tennessee|Macon]]  
| 18 Jan 1842
+
| 1842  Jan 18  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  MACON Details]   
 
| Smith, Sumner  
 
| Smith, Sumner  
 
| Trousdale 1870
 
| Trousdale 1870
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Madison County, Tennessee|Madison]]  
 
| [[Madison County, Tennessee|Madison]]  
| 07 Nov 1821
+
| 1821  Nov 07  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  MADISON Details]   
 
| Western District  
 
| Western District  
 
| Chester 1875, Crockett 1845
 
| Chester 1875, Crockett 1845
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Marion County, Tennessee|Marion]]  
 
| [[Marion County, Tennessee|Marion]]  
| 20 Nov 1817
+
| 1817  Nov 20  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  MARION Details]   
 
| Indian lands  
 
| Indian lands  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Marshall County, Tennessee|Marshall]]  
 
| [[Marshall County, Tennessee|Marshall]]  
| 20 Feb 1836
+
| 1836  Feb 20  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  MARSHALL Details]   
 
| Bedford, Giles, Lincoln, Maury  
 
| Bedford, Giles, Lincoln, Maury  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Maury County, Tennessee|Maury]]  
 
| [[Maury County, Tennessee|Maury]]  
| 16 Nov 1807
+
| 1807  Nov 16  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  MAURY Details]   
 
| Williamson  
 
| Williamson  
 
| Giles 1809, Lawrence 1817, Lewis 1843
 
| Giles 1809, Lawrence 1817, Lewis 1843
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[McMinn County, Tennessee|McMinn]]  
 
| [[McMinn County, Tennessee|McMinn]]  
| 13 Nov 1819
+
| 1819  Nov 13  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  MCMINN Details]   
 
| Indian lands  
 
| Indian lands  
 
| Christiana 1870, Meigs 1836, Polk 1839
 
| Christiana 1870, Meigs 1836, Polk 1839
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[McNairy County, Tennessee|McNairy]]  
 
| [[McNairy County, Tennessee|McNairy]]  
| 08 Oct 1823
+
| 1823  Oct 08  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  MCNAIRY Details]   
 
| Hardin  
 
| Hardin  
 
| Chester 1875
 
| Chester 1875
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Meigs County, Tennessee|Meigs]]  
 
| [[Meigs County, Tennessee|Meigs]]  
| 20 Jan 1836
+
| 1836  Jan 20  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  MEIGS Details]   
 
| Hamilton, McMinn, Rhea  
 
| Hamilton, McMinn, Rhea  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Monroe County, Tennessee|Monroe]]  
 
| [[Monroe County, Tennessee|Monroe]]  
| 13 Nov 1819
+
| 1819  Nov 13  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  MONROE Details]   
 
| Roane  
 
| Roane  
 
| Christiana 1870
 
| Christiana 1870
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Montgomery County, Tennessee|Montgomery]]  
 
| [[Montgomery County, Tennessee|Montgomery]]  
| 09 Apr 1796
+
| 1796  Apr 09  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  MONTGOMERY Details]   
 
| State of Tennessee  
 
| State of Tennessee  
 
| Cheatham 1856, Dixon 1803, Stewart 1803
 
| Cheatham 1856, Dixon 1803, Stewart 1803
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Moore County, Tennessee|Moore]]  
 
| [[Moore County, Tennessee|Moore]]  
| 14 Dec 1817
+
| 1817  Dec 14  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  MOORE Details]   
 
| Bedford, Franklin  
 
| Bedford, Franklin  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Morgan County, Tennessee|Morgan]]  
 
| [[Morgan County, Tennessee|Morgan]]  
| 15 Oct 1817
+
| 1817  Oct 15  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  MORGAN Details]   
 
| Roane  
 
| Roane  
 
| Cumberland 1855, Fentress 1823, Scott 1849
 
| Cumberland 1855, Fentress 1823, Scott 1849
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Obion County, Tennessee|Obion]]  
 
| [[Obion County, Tennessee|Obion]]  
| 24 Oct 1823
+
| 1823  Oct 24  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  OBION Details]   
 
| Western District  
 
| Western District  
 
| Lake 1870
 
| Lake 1870
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Overton County, Tennessee|Overton]]  
 
| [[Overton County, Tennessee|Overton]]  
| 11 Sep 1806
+
| 1806  Sep 11  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  OVERTON Details]   
 
| Jackson  
 
| Jackson  
 
| Clay 1870, Fentress 1823, Pickett 1879, Putnam 1842, White 1806
 
| Clay 1870, Fentress 1823, Pickett 1879, Putnam 1842, White 1806
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Perry County, Tennessee|Perry]]  
 
| [[Perry County, Tennessee|Perry]]  
| 14 Nov 1821
+
| 1821  Nov 14  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  PERRY Details]   
 
| Hickman  
 
| Hickman  
 
| Decatur 1845
 
| Decatur 1845
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Pickett County, Tennessee|Pickett]]  
 
| [[Pickett County, Tennessee|Pickett]]  
| 27 Feb 1879
+
| 1879  Feb 27  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  PICKETT Details]   
 
| Fentress, Overton  
 
| Fentress, Overton  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Polk County, Tennessee|Polk]]  
 
| [[Polk County, Tennessee|Polk]]  
| 28 Nov 1839
+
| 1839  Nov 28  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  POLK Details]   
 
| Bradley, McMinn  
 
| Bradley, McMinn  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Putnam County, Tennessee|Putnam]]  
 
| [[Putnam County, Tennessee|Putnam]]  
| 02 Feb 1842
+
| 1842  Feb 02  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  PUTNAM Details]   
 
| DeKalb, Jackson, Overton, White  
 
| DeKalb, Jackson, Overton, White  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Rhea County, Tennessee|Rhea]]  
 
| [[Rhea County, Tennessee|Rhea]]  
| 30 Nov 1807
+
| 1807  Nov 30  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  RHEA Details]   
 
| Roane  
 
| Roane  
 
| Hamilton 1819, Meigs 1836
 
| Hamilton 1819, Meigs 1836
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Roane County, Tennessee|Roane]]  
 
| [[Roane County, Tennessee|Roane]]  
| 06 Nov 1801
+
| 1801  Nov 06  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  ROANE Details]   
 
| Knox, Blount  
 
| Knox, Blount  
 
| Bledsoe 1807, Christiana 1870, Rhea 1807, Cumberland 1855, Monroe 1819, Morgan 1817
 
| Bledsoe 1807, Christiana 1870, Rhea 1807, Cumberland 1855, Monroe 1819, Morgan 1817
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Robertson County, Tennessee|Robertson]]  
 
| [[Robertson County, Tennessee|Robertson]]  
| 09 Apr 1796
+
| 1796  Apr 09  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  ROBERTSON Details]   
 
| State of Tennessee  
 
| State of Tennessee  
 
| Dixon 1803
 
| Dixon 1803
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Rutherford County, Tennessee|Rutherford]]  
 
| [[Rutherford County, Tennessee|Rutherford]]  
| 25 Oct 1803
+
| 1803  Oct 25  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  RUTHERFORD Details]   
 
| Davidson  
 
| Davidson  
 
| Bedford 1807
 
| Bedford 1807
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Scott County, Tennessee|Scott]]  
 
| [[Scott County, Tennessee|Scott]]  
| 17 Dec 1849
+
| 1849  Dec 17  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  SCOTT Details]   
 
| Fentress, Morgan, Anderson  
 
| Fentress, Morgan, Anderson  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Sequatchie County, Tennessee|Sequatchie]]  
 
| [[Sequatchie County, Tennessee|Sequatchie]]  
| 09 Dec 1857
+
| 1857  Dec 09  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  SEQUATCHIE Details]   
 
| Hamilton  
 
| Hamilton  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Sevier County, Tennessee|Sevier]]  
 
| [[Sevier County, Tennessee|Sevier]]  
| 27 Sep 1794
+
| 1794  Sep 27  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  SEVIER Details]   
 
| Jefferson  
 
| Jefferson  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Shelby County, Tennessee|Shelby]]  
 
| [[Shelby County, Tennessee|Shelby]]  
| 24 Nov 1819
+
| 1819  Nov 24  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  SHELBY Details]   
 
| Hardin  
 
| Hardin  
 
| Fayette 1824
 
| Fayette 1824
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Smith County, Tennessee|Smith]]  
 
| [[Smith County, Tennessee|Smith]]  
| 26 Oct 1799
+
| 1799  Oct 26  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  SMITH Details]   
 
| Sumner  
 
| Sumner  
 
| Humphreys 1809, Jackson 1801, Macon 1842, Trousdale 1870, White 1806
 
| Humphreys 1809, Jackson 1801, Macon 1842, Trousdale 1870, White 1806
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Stewart County, Tennessee|Stewart]]  
 
| [[Stewart County, Tennessee|Stewart]]  
| 01 Nov 1803
+
| 1803  Nov 01  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  STEWART Details]   
 
| Montgomery  
 
| Montgomery  
 
| Houston 1871, Humphreys 1809
 
| Houston 1871, Humphreys 1809
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Sullivan County, Tennessee|Sullivan]]  
 
| [[Sullivan County, Tennessee|Sullivan]]  
| 18 Oct 1779
+
| 1779  Oct 18  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  SULLIVAN Details]   
 
| Washington  
 
| Washington  
 
| Hawkins 1786
 
| Hawkins 1786
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Sumner County, Tennessee|Sumner]]  
 
| [[Sumner County, Tennessee|Sumner]]  
| 18 Nov 1786
+
| 1786  Nov 18  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  SUMNER Details]   
 
| Davidson  
 
| Davidson  
 
| Macon 1842, Smith 1799, Wilson 1799
 
| Macon 1842, Smith 1799, Wilson 1799
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Tipton County, Tennessee|Tipton]]  
 
| [[Tipton County, Tennessee|Tipton]]  
| 29 Oct 1823
+
| 1823  Oct 29  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  TIPTON Details]   
 
| Western District  
 
| Western District  
 
| Lauderdale 1835
 
| Lauderdale 1835
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Trousdale County, Tennessee|Trousdale]]  
 
| [[Trousdale County, Tennessee|Trousdale]]  
| 21 Jun 1870
+
| 1870  Jun 21  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  TROUSDALE Details]   
 
| Macon, Smith, Wilson  
 
| Macon, Smith, Wilson  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Unicoi County, Tennessee|Unicoi]]  
 
| [[Unicoi County, Tennessee|Unicoi]]  
| 23 Mar 1875
+
| 1875  Mar 23  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  UNICOI Details]   
 
| Washington  
 
| Washington  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Union County, Tennessee|Union]]  
 
| [[Union County, Tennessee|Union]]  
| 09 Oct 1797
+
| 1797  Oct 09  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  UNION Details]   
 
| Anderson, Campbell, Claiborne, Grainger, Knox  
 
| Anderson, Campbell, Claiborne, Grainger, Knox  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Van Buren County, Tennessee|Van Buren]]  
 
| [[Van Buren County, Tennessee|Van Buren]]  
| 03 Jan 1840
+
| 1840  Jan 03  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  VAN BUREN Details]   
 
| Bledsoe, Warren, White  
 
| Bledsoe, Warren, White  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Warren County, Tennessee|Warren]]  
 
| [[Warren County, Tennessee|Warren]]  
| 26 Nov 1807
+
| 1807  Nov 26  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  WARREN Details]   
 
| White  
 
| White  
 
| Cannon 1836, Coffee 1836, DeKalb 1837, Franklin 1807, Grundy 1844, Van Buren 1840
 
| Cannon 1836, Coffee 1836, DeKalb 1837, Franklin 1807, Grundy 1844, Van Buren 1840
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Washington County, Tennessee|Washington]]  
 
| [[Washington County, Tennessee|Washington]]  
| 15 Nov 1777
+
| 1777  Nov 15  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  WASHINGTON Details]   
 
| colonial lands  
 
| colonial lands  
 
| Carter 1796, Davidson 1783, Greene 1783, Sullivan 1779, Unicoi 1875
 
| Carter 1796, Davidson 1783, Greene 1783, Sullivan 1779, Unicoi 1875
 
|-
 
|-
 
| Wayne (old)  
 
| Wayne (old)  
| 1785
+
#VALUE!
 
| colonial lands  
 
| colonial lands  
 
| abolished 1788
 
| abolished 1788
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Wayne County, Tennessee|Wayne]] (new)  
 
| [[Wayne County, Tennessee|Wayne]] (new)  
| 24 Nov 1817
+
| 1817  Nov 24  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  WAYNE Details]   
 
| Hickman  
 
| Hickman  
 
| Lewis 1843
 
| Lewis 1843
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Weakley County, Tennessee|Weakley]]  
 
| [[Weakley County, Tennessee|Weakley]]  
| 21 Oct 1823
+
| 1823  Oct 21  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  WEAKLEY Details]   
 
| Western District  
 
| Western District  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[White County, Tennessee|White]]  
 
| [[White County, Tennessee|White]]  
| 11 Sep 1806
+
| 1806  Sep 11  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  WHITE Details]   
 
| Overton, Jackson, Smith  
 
| Overton, Jackson, Smith  
 
| DeKalb 1837, Putnam 1842, Van Buren 1840, Warren 1807
 
| DeKalb 1837, Putnam 1842, Van Buren 1840, Warren 1807
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Williamson County, Tennessee|Williamson]]  
 
| [[Williamson County, Tennessee|Williamson]]  
| 26 Oct 1799
+
| 1799  Oct 26  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  WILLIAMSON Details]   
 
| Davidson  
 
| Davidson  
 
| Maury 1807
 
| Maury 1807
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Wilson County, Tennessee|Wilson]]  
 
| [[Wilson County, Tennessee|Wilson]]  
| 26 Oct 1799
+
| 1799  Oct 26  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/IL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#  WILSON Details]   
 
| Sumner  
 
| Sumner  
 
| Trousdale 1870
 
| Trousdale 1870
 
|}
 
|}
 
[[Category: United States County Creations]]
 
[[Category: United States County Creations]]

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Name of County Date Formed Boundary
Changes
Parent County Counties Created by Boundary Changes
Anderson 1801 Nov 06 ANDERSON Details Knox divided to Campbell 1806, Scott 1849, Union 1797
Bedford 1807 Dec 03 BEDFORD Details Rutherford Coffee 1836, Franklin 1807, Lincoln 1809, Marshall 1836, Moore 1817
Benton 1835 Dec 19 BENTON Details Henry, Humphreys none
Bledsoe 1807 Nov 30 BLEDSOE Details Roane Cumberland 1855, Van Buren 1840
Blount 1795 Jul 11 BLOUNT Details Knox Christiana 1870, Roane 1801
Bradley 1836 Feb 10 BRADLEY Details Indian lands Polk 1839
Campbell 1806 Sep 11 CAMPBELL Details Anderson, Claiborne Union 1797
Cannon 1836 Jan 31 CANNON Details Coffee, Warren, Wilson DeKalb 1837
Carroll 1821 Nov 07 CARROLL Details Western District none
Carter 1796 Apr 09 CARTER Details Washington Johnson 1836, Unicoi 1875
Cheatham 1856 Feb 28 CHEATHAM Details Davidson, Dickson, Montgomery none
Chester 1875 Mar 04 CHESTER Details Hardeman, Henderson, Madison, McNairy none
Christiana
  1. VALUE!
Blount, Monroe, McMinn, Roane renamed Loudon 1870
Claiborne 1801 Oct 29 CLAIBORNE Details Grainger, Hawkins Hancock 1844, Union 1797
Clay 1870 Jun 24 CLAY Details Jackson, Overton none
Cocke 1797 Oct 09 COCKE Details Anderson, Campbell, Claiborne, Grainger, Knox none
Crockett 1845 Dec 20 CROCKETT Details Dyer, Madison, Gibson, Haywood none
Cumberland 1855 Nov 16 CUMBERLAND Details Bledsoe, Morgan, Roane none
Davidson 1783 Apr 18 DAVIDSON Details Washington Cheatham 1856, Rutherford 1803, Sumner 1786, Williamson 1799
Decatur 1845 Nov DECATUR Details Perry none
DeKalb 1837 Dec 11 DEKALB Details Cannon, Warren, White Putnam 1842
Dickson 1803 Oct 25 DICKSON Details Montgomery, Robertson Cheatham 1856, Hickman 1807, Houston 1871
Dyer 1823 Oct 16 DYER Details Western District Crockett 1845, Lauderdale 1835
Fayette 1824 Sep 29 FAYETTE Details Shelby, Hardeman none
Fentress 1823 Nov 28 FENTRESS Details Morgan, Overton Pickett 1874, Scott 1849
Franklin 1807 Dec 03 FRANKLIN Details Bedford, Warren Coffee 1836, Moore 1817
Gibson 1823 Oct 21 GIBSON Details Western District Crockett 1845
Giles 1809 Nov 14 GILES Details Maury none
Grainger 1796 Apr 22 GRAINGER Details Hawkins, Knox Claiborne 1801, Hamblen 1870, Union 1797
Greene 1783 Apr 18 GREENE Details Washington Jefferson 1792, Knox 1792
Grundy 1844 Jan 29 GRUNDY Details Coffee, Warren none
Hamblen 1870 Jun 08 HAMBLEN Details Grainger, Hawkins none
Hamilton 1819 Oct 25 HAMILTON Details Rhea Meigs 1836, Sequatchie 1857
Hancock 1844 Jan 07 HANCOCK Details Claibrone, Hawkins none
Hardeman 1823 Oct 16 HARDEMAN Details Western District Chester 1875, Fayette 1824
Hardin 1819 Nov 13 HARDIN Details Western District McNairy 1823, Shelby 1819
Hawkins 1786 Nov 18 HAWKINS Details Sullivan Claiborne 1801, Grainger 1795, Knox 1792, Hamblen 1870, Hancock 1844, Jefferson 1792
Haywood 1823 Nov 03 HAYWOOD Details Western District Crockett 1845
Henderson 1821 Nov 07 HENDERSON Details Western District Chester 1875
Henry 1821 Nov 07 HENRY Details Western District Benton 1835
Hickman 1807 Dec 03 HICKMAN Details Dickson Lawrence 1817, Lewis 1843, Perry 1821, Wayne 1817
Houston 1871 Jan 23 HOUSTON Details Dickson, Stewart none
Humphreys 1809 Oct 19 HUMPHREYS Details Steward, Smith Benton 1835
Jackson 1801 Nov 06 JACKSON Details Smith Clay 1870, Overton 1806, Putnam 1842, White 1806
Jefferson 1792 Jun 11 JEFFERSON Details Greene, Hawkins Cocke 1797, Sevier 1794
Johnson 1836 Jan 02 JOHNSON Details Carter none
Knox 1792 Jun 11 KNOX Details Greene, Hawkins Anderson 1801, Bledsoe 1807, Blount 1795, Grainger 1796, Roane 1801, Union 1797
Lake 1870 Jun 24 LAKE Details Obion none
Lauderdale 1835 Nov 24 LAUDERDALE Details Dyer, Tipton none
Lawrence 1817 Oct 21 LAWRENCE Details Hickman, Maury Lewis 1843
Lewis 1843 Dec 21 LEWIS Details Hickman, Lawrence, Maury, Wayne none
Lincoln 1809 Nov 14 LINCOLN Details Bedford Marshall 1836
Loudon 1870 Jun 02 LOUDON Details renamed from Christiana none
Macon 1842 Jan 18 MACON Details Smith, Sumner Trousdale 1870
Madison 1821 Nov 07 MADISON Details Western District Chester 1875, Crockett 1845
Marion 1817 Nov 20 MARION Details Indian lands none
Marshall 1836 Feb 20 MARSHALL Details Bedford, Giles, Lincoln, Maury none
Maury 1807 Nov 16 MAURY Details Williamson Giles 1809, Lawrence 1817, Lewis 1843
McMinn 1819 Nov 13 MCMINN Details Indian lands Christiana 1870, Meigs 1836, Polk 1839
McNairy 1823 Oct 08 MCNAIRY Details Hardin Chester 1875
Meigs 1836 Jan 20 MEIGS Details Hamilton, McMinn, Rhea none
Monroe 1819 Nov 13 MONROE Details Roane Christiana 1870
Montgomery 1796 Apr 09 MONTGOMERY Details State of Tennessee Cheatham 1856, Dixon 1803, Stewart 1803
Moore 1817 Dec 14 MOORE Details Bedford, Franklin none
Morgan 1817 Oct 15 MORGAN Details Roane Cumberland 1855, Fentress 1823, Scott 1849
Obion 1823 Oct 24 OBION Details Western District Lake 1870
Overton 1806 Sep 11 OVERTON Details Jackson Clay 1870, Fentress 1823, Pickett 1879, Putnam 1842, White 1806
Perry 1821 Nov 14 PERRY Details Hickman Decatur 1845
Pickett 1879 Feb 27 PICKETT Details Fentress, Overton none
Polk 1839 Nov 28 POLK Details Bradley, McMinn none
Putnam 1842 Feb 02 PUTNAM Details DeKalb, Jackson, Overton, White none
Rhea 1807 Nov 30 RHEA Details Roane Hamilton 1819, Meigs 1836
Roane 1801 Nov 06 ROANE Details Knox, Blount Bledsoe 1807, Christiana 1870, Rhea 1807, Cumberland 1855, Monroe 1819, Morgan 1817
Robertson 1796 Apr 09 ROBERTSON Details State of Tennessee Dixon 1803
Rutherford 1803 Oct 25 RUTHERFORD Details Davidson Bedford 1807
Scott 1849 Dec 17 SCOTT Details Fentress, Morgan, Anderson none
Sequatchie 1857 Dec 09 SEQUATCHIE Details Hamilton none
Sevier 1794 Sep 27 SEVIER Details Jefferson none
Shelby 1819 Nov 24 SHELBY Details Hardin Fayette 1824
Smith 1799 Oct 26 SMITH Details Sumner Humphreys 1809, Jackson 1801, Macon 1842, Trousdale 1870, White 1806
Stewart 1803 Nov 01 STEWART Details Montgomery Houston 1871, Humphreys 1809
Sullivan 1779 Oct 18 SULLIVAN Details Washington Hawkins 1786
Sumner 1786 Nov 18 SUMNER Details Davidson Macon 1842, Smith 1799, Wilson 1799
Tipton 1823 Oct 29 TIPTON Details Western District Lauderdale 1835
Trousdale 1870 Jun 21 TROUSDALE Details Macon, Smith, Wilson none
Unicoi 1875 Mar 23 UNICOI Details Washington none
Union 1797 Oct 09 UNION Details Anderson, Campbell, Claiborne, Grainger, Knox none
Van Buren 1840 Jan 03 VAN BUREN Details Bledsoe, Warren, White none
Warren 1807 Nov 26 WARREN Details White Cannon 1836, Coffee 1836, DeKalb 1837, Franklin 1807, Grundy 1844, Van Buren 1840
Washington 1777 Nov 15 WASHINGTON Details colonial lands Carter 1796, Davidson 1783, Greene 1783, Sullivan 1779, Unicoi 1875
Wayne (old)
  1. VALUE!
colonial lands abolished 1788
Wayne (new) 1817 Nov 24 WAYNE Details Hickman Lewis 1843
Weakley 1823 Oct 21 WEAKLEY Details Western District none
White 1806 Sep 11 WHITE Details Overton, Jackson, Smith DeKalb 1837, Putnam 1842, Van Buren 1840, Warren 1807
Williamson 1799 Oct 26 WILLIAMSON Details Davidson Maury 1807
Wilson 1799 Oct 26 WILSON Details Sumner Trousdale 1870
  1. [http://historical-county.newberry.org/website/Tennessee/viewer.htm Tennessee Atlas of Historical County Boundaries, John H. Long, Editor; Peggy Tuck Sinko, Associate Editor; Gordon DenBoer, Historical Compiler; Douglas Knox, Book Digitizing Director and Digital Compiler; Emily Kelley, Research Associate; Laura Rico-Beck, GIS Specialist; Peter Siczewicz, ArcIMS Interactive Map Designer; Robert Will, Cartographic Assistant. Copyright The Newberry Library 2008.