Cemetery records are a great way to get vital records information, such as birth, death, and sometimes names of spouses. Often cemetery records can substitute as census records, in cases where there were no census records.
This webpage gives you access to several online databases containing Tennessee cemetery records, as well as related genealogy in Tennessee. The links presented to the right should get your pointed in the right direction.
You will notice that while many of the Tennessee cemeteries resources presented here are free, some do require a fee to access.
On this page you will find the most comprehensive databases containing cemetery records of Tennessee. We also suggest searching for "Tennessee cemeteries" using Google.com, which will yield more such resources.
We would like to thank Rootsweb for graciously donating the server space to us so that we may provide this website to you.
Online Tennessee Cemeteries
Tennessee Cemeteries - cemetery records of cemeteries in Tennessee is what you will find here. Tombstone transcriptions of hundreds of cemeteries in Tennessee, including national cemeteries, public and private cemeteries, and hard-to-find cemeteries are available here. - FREE
National Cemeteries in Tennessee
- Chattanooga National Cemetery - Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tennessee
- Knoxville National Cemetery - Knox County, Tennessee
- Memphis National Cemetery - Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee
- Mountain Home National Cemetery - Mountain Home, Washington County, Tennessee
- Nashville National Cemetery - Madison, Davidson County, Tennessee
- East Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery - Knox County, Tennessee
- Middle Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery - Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee
- West Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery - Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee
Other Tennessee Genealogy Records
Tennessee Public Records - conduct a search of Tennessee public records including, birth, marriage, and death records.
Tennessee Genealogy Records- quick access to census records, military records, links to other great Tennessee genealogy sites, and more can be found here
Tennessee Genealogy Queries- Perform a surname search here to see if there are any other Tennessee genealogists who share the same family lines. Post your own queries, and get responses from other people willing to help you with your Tennessee genealogy research
Tennessee Birth Records - Records of Tennessee births are indexed and accessible from this site. Enter a surname search to find Tennessee birth records. There is also information on how to obtain Tennessee birth certificates, as well as links to other online sources for Tennessee birth records.
Tennessee death records - Look up Tennessee death records by entering a person's name
Tennessee marriage records - Search the online Tennessee marriage records database for names of brides and grooms.
Tennessee Obituaries - Search for Tennessee obituaries in thousands of newspaper titles, going as far back as 1815 up to the present time. You will also find links to other Tennessee obituary sites.
Tennessee City Directories - City directories for Tennessee cities can be searched here, showing you the town your ancestors lived in, and on what day they lived there. This is a great way to identify place of residence, for purposes of obtaining other records.
Tennessee Birth Certificates - Learn how to obtain copies of Tennessee birth certificates and perform a search for birth certificates by entering a person's name.
Tennessee Sex Offenders - Find registered Tennessee sex offenders in your neighborhood by entering your ZIP code.