Genealogy and History
Volunteers Dedicated to Free Genealogy
This county is available for adoption.
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
page. A desire to transcribe data and know-how to make a basic webpage is required.
Check your attics!
Dust off your family scrapbooks!
We're looking for DATA for this site!!!
If you would like to submit data for this site,
please Email Us with your submissions.
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.
Rutherford County was formed in 1803, from Davidson, White, &
Williamson Counties. The county seat is Murfreesboro. The county was named after Maj. Gen. Griffith Rutherford,
who served in the Revolutionary Army. He was appointed by President George Washington as a member of the Legislature
for the Southwest Territory, which would later become the State of Tennessee.