Revolutionary War

The following Cannon County Revolutionary War records are available online through TNGenWeb:

  1. 1835 Pension Roll
  2. 1852 Rejected or Suspended Pensions

Additional resources include:

War of 1812

  • Embry, Hermione D. “War of 1812 – Tennessee Pensioners on List – January 2, 1883,” Ansearchin’ News, Vol. 7, No. 1 (Jan. 1960):13-16. FHL Book 976.8 B2a v. 7 (1960); digital version at journal website. [Includes Cannon County pensioners (pp. 15-16).]

Civil War

Civil War service men from Cannon County served in various regiments. Men often joined a company (within a regiment) that originated in their county. Listed below are companies that were specifically formed in or came from Cannon County.

Confederate Soldiers

 

Additional sources for Civil War soldiers from Cannon County:

Newspapers