Research Aids

County Historian

  • Mary West Holland – Post Office Box 15  – Doyle, TN 38559;

Libraries & Archives

Genealogical Societies

Research Strategies & Resources

  • White County – County Clerk
    • Court Records and Administrations, 1806-present
    • Marriages, 1809-present
    • Tax Records, 1811-present
    • Probate Records, 1833-present
    • Birth and Death Records, 1881-present
    • Large amounts of loose records, mostly receipts and estate inventories, but some marriage bonds and licenses
  • White County Register of Deeds
  • TNGenWeb Special Projects – in-depth information on Tennessee history, including Native-American history, early state laws, the state in pre- & early statehood, land history, military history and more.
  • AinSearchin’ News – online historical archive of the journal of the TN Genealogical Society
  • Random Acts of Genealogical Kindness – free genealogy help