Guide to Church Records at the Library & Archives: Manuscripts & Books

Church records can be very useful for genealogy researchers as they often contain membership lists, baptism, confirmation, marriage, and burial records. The Tennessee State Library and Archives has a large number of church records that date to the founding of the state.

This guide is a compilation of all church records in the Library and Archives' collections and is composed of three parts divided according to location:

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Research prepared by John-Paul Richiuso,  Archivist,  Tennessee State Library and Archives