Links to Tennessee Historical Organizations and Agencies

Tennessee Historical Commission
State agency dedicated to the study, protection, preservation, and promotion of Tennessee's historic sites, locations, persons, and events.

Tennessee Preservation Trust
Non-profit organization that works to promote, preserve, and protect Tennessee's diverse historic resources through education, advocacy, and collaborative partnerships.

Tennessee State Library and Archives
Houses statewide records, including birth, death, land, and tax list records.

Tennessee State Office of Vital Records
Issues and maintains the original certificates of births, deaths, marriages, and divorces that occur in Tennssee.

Middle Tennessee Genealogical Society
Non-profit genealogical organization that serves Middle Tennessee's 40 counties. Includes a list of persons willing to perform genealogical research for a fee.