Place:Sumner, Tennessee, United States

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Sumner County is a county located in the U.S. state of Tennessee. As of the 2010 census, the population was 160,645. Its county seat is Gallatin and its largest city is Hendersonville. The county is named for American Revolutionary War hero General Jethro Sumner.

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

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Timeline

Date Event Source
1786 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1787 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1787 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1787 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1789 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1790 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
1881 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
1790 2,196
1800 4,616
1810 13,792
1820 19,211
1830 20,569
1840 22,445
1850 22,717
1860 22,030
1870 23,711
1880 23,625
1890 23,668
1900 26,072
1910 25,621
1920 27,708
1930 28,622
1940 32,719
1950 33,533
1960 36,217
1970 56,106
1980 85,790
1990 103,281

Research Tips

External Links

  • Outstanding guide to Sumner 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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