Genealogy and History
Volunteers Dedicated to Free Genealogy
This county is available for adoption.
We're looking for folks who share our dedication to putting data online
and are interested in helping this project be as successful as we can make it.
If you are interested joining our group as County Host for this website, or any of our websites, view our
A desire to transcribe data and know-how to make a basic webpage is required.
In the meantime, we'd be very happy to accept any data you'd care
to contribute and would like to see displayed on this site. We're looking for birth/death/marriage
records, obituaries, cemetery headstone readings, biographies, county histories, census data, pensions and other
Email your transcribed data to me
Christine Walters and I'll we'll take care of putting it online.
WE REGRET THAT WE ARE UNABLE TO DO PERSONAL RESEARCH FOR
All data we come across will be added to this website, so please keep checking back.
Anderson County was founded in 1801, from Knox & Grainger Counties.
It was named in honor of Senator Joseph Anderson (1797-1815).
He served as Judge of the Territory South of the
Ohio River from 1791 - 1796.
He would later become the Comptroller of the Treasury under President James Madison.