Welcome to the Cumberland County, TNGenWeb page.  Our goal is to provide you with free information and resources to help you with your family history and genealogical research.

Cumberland County is located on the line dividing Middle and East Tennessee, two of the state’s three “grand divisions.” Cumberland County was formed on November 16, 1855 from portions of several surrounding counties. Crossville, the county seat, was incorporated in 1901. The county is bordered by Bledsoe, Fentress, Morgan, Overton, Rhea, Roane, Putnam, Van Buren & White counties.


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