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  • 2 Allison Murders - 1875Detailed History
  • 3 Reconstructed MarriagesPutnam County, TN
  • 4 ObituariesEarly Newspapers
  • 5 Putnam County A History

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  • Bible Records

    Bible Records Transcriptions.Bible Records are often the only written records of births, marriages and deaths of a family. Therefore, they become an important part of a genealogical search. Joseph S. Allison Family Bible
  • Deed Abstracts

    Deed Book APutnam County Deed Book A covers the years 21 July 1854 - 06 November 1856. Abstracts of the deeds from this book are provided.

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  • HIstorical Markers

    PhotosHistorical Marker commemorate significant Historical Events. Standing Stone Marker
  • Civil War Veterans

    Brief BiographiesPutnam County contributed over 2000 men to the Civil War.

    J. Levi Jackson
  • Will Abstracts

    Will Book 6Putnam County Will Book 6 covers the years August 1876 - December 1933. Abstracts of the deeds from this book are provided.

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  • Death Records - Misc

    Digital Copies.Digital copies of 100+ miscellaneous death records See List

Location: Cookeville, Putnam County, TN

Surveyed: June 1, 1998

  • Caroline M. MESSENGER
    • May 02, 1828
    • Oct 28, 1884
    • 2nd wife of Samuel M. Messenger
  • William D. MESSENGER
    • Sep 01, 1864
    • Sep 08, 1883
    • s/o Samuel M. & Caroline M. Messenger
  • Samuel M. MESSENGER
    • Mar 25, 1831
    • Nov 04, 1904
    • h/o Caroline M. Messenger
  • Unmarked Graves:
    • Kitty SLIGER
    • Infant MESSENGER chd/o Samuel M. & Caroline M. Messenger

15,000+

Tombstone Photos

14,000+

Death Records

8700+

Marriage Records

250+

Civil War Vet Bios

15+

Years of Obits

"I am bound to them, though I cannot look them into their eyes or hear their voices. I honor their history. I cherish their lives. I will tell their story. I will remember them."

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