Welcome to the Wayne County, TNGenWeb site!

waynesymThis site is managed by Betty Peacock with support from the Wayne County Historical Society – James Dixon and Terry Swiney.  

Wayne County was formed in 1817 from parts of Hickman and Humphreys counties.  The county seat is Waynesboro. Wayne County is bordered by Decatur, Hardin, Lawrence, Lewis and Perry counties.

The site contains material to help you with your research on Wayne County families.  Use the navigation menu across the top of the page to look at our records & resources, learn the history of the county, access research aids, and learn more about the society.  

For inquiries click on the following link for boards, you will have to make an account which is free and then click on Wayne County and comment and ask away. Happy Hunting! https://tngenweb.org/boards