Place:Grainger, Tennessee, United States

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Grainger County is a county located in the U.S. state of Tennessee. As of the 2010 census, the population was 22,657. Its county seat is Rutledge. It is renowned for its tomatoes.

Grainger County is included in the Morristown, Tennessee, Metropolitan Statistical Area as well as the Knoxville-Sevierville-La Follette, TN, Combined Statistical Area.

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Timeline

Date Event Source
1796 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1796 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1796 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1796 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1796 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1800 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1880 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1908 Birth records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1800 7,367
1810 6,397
1820 7,651
1830 10,066
1840 10,572
1850 12,370
1860 10,962
1870 12,421
1880 12,384
1890 13,196
1900 15,512
1910 13,888
1920 13,369
1930 12,737
1940 14,356
1950 13,086
1960 12,506
1970 13,948
1980 16,751
1990 17,095

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External Links

  • Outstanding guide to Grainger County family history and genealogy resources (FamilySearch Research Wiki). Birth, marriage, and death records, censuses, wills, deeds, county histories, cemeteries, churches, naturalizations, newspapers, libraries, and genealogical societies.


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