Genealogy and History
Volunteers Dedicated to Free Genealogy
This county website is available for adoption.
Email your transcribed data to me Christine Walters and I'll take care of putting
We're looking for folks who share our desire to put 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 Volunteer Information
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 the birth/death/marriage
records, obituaries, cemetery headstone readings, biographies, county histories, census data, pensions and other
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.
Knox County was founded in 1792. It was named in honor of Maj. Gen. Henry Knox who served as Washington's chief
of artillery in the Revolutionary War and the Secretary of War in Washington's Cabinet. Was one of the founders
and first secretary of the Society of the Cincinnati.
Ball Camp -- Bearden -- Bluegrass -- Byington -- Carter
Cedar Bluff -- Concord -- Corryton -- Gibbs -- Halls Crossroads
Hardin Valley -- Heiskell -- Karns -- Kimberlin Heights
Mascot -- Mt. Olive -- Pedigo -- Powell -- Ramsey
Ritta -- Riverdale -- Skaggston -- Solway -- Thorn Grove -- Vestal
Appalachian Exposition Main Administration Building