Place:Macon, Tennessee, United States

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Macon County is a county located in the U.S. state of Tennessee. As of the 2010 census, the population was 22,248. Its county seat is Lafayette.

Macon County is part of the Nashville-DavidsonMufreesboroFranklin Metropolitan Statistical Area.

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Timeline

Date Event Source
1842 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1843 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1850 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1850 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1901 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1901 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1901 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
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
1850 6,948
1860 7,290
1870 6,633
1880 9,321
1890 10,878
1900 12,881
1910 14,559
1920 14,922
1930 13,872
1940 14,904
1950 13,599
1960 12,197
1970 12,315
1980 15,700
1990 15,906

Research Tips

External Links

  • Outstanding guide to Macon 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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