Welcome to the Macon County TNGenWeb site.  Your County Coordinator is Sammie Jeannie Fairchild.  Jeannie may be reached via the Contact page.

Our goal is to provide you with free genealogical resources relevant to the county.  We very much welcome your contributions, so please consider donating and submitting information.

Macon County was formed in 1842 from portions of Smith and Sumner county and is located in Northern Middle Tennessee.  Sumner County makes up the western boundary while Smith makes up the southern.  To the east is Clay County and Jackson County is found in the southeast.  Southwest of Macon is Trousdale County.


The counties of Allen and Monroe in the great state of Kentucky make up the northern border. Cities in the county include Lafayette and Red Boiling Springs