Davidson County Courthouse built in 1857, Bill Goodman 35mm Slide Collection


Davidson County Court

The Metro Archives houses the original Davidson County Court minute books from 1783 to 1960, which are also available on microfilm. Other County Court records include:

African-American Marriages Index, 1789-1905
Chancery Court Bonds
Chancery Court Case Files
Chancery Court Plan Index Books, Vol, 1, Vol. 2, Vol. 3
Charters of Incorporation
County Court Minutes, 1812-1814
County Road Book Index, 1843-1857
County Road Petitions
Davidson County Cemetery Survey
Davidson County Churches Survey
Davidson County Court Loose Records
Davidson County Court Loose Records Addition
Davidson County Planning Commission Minutes and Reports, 1939-1962
Divorce Book, 1856-1878
Dog Registers, 1919 (incomplete)

Evergreen Cemetery Index
Grand Jury Record Book, 1913-1917
Guardian Books, 1825-1831, 1854-1902, 1899-1909
Health Department Records, 1934-1982

Indentured Servants, County Court Minutes, 1835-1841
Merchant License Books, 1895-1899, 1899-1903
Military Discharges, 1917-1946

Mount Olivet Burials

Naturalization Records, 1904-1906
Physicians Register, 1889-1910
United States Government Publications, Nashville and Davidson County, 1876-1982