Genealogy and History
Volunteers Dedicated to Free Genealogy
This county is available for adoption.
Check your attics!
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.
Dust off your family scrapbooks!
We're looking for DATA for this site!!!
If you would like to submit data for this site,
with your submissions.
WE REGRET THAT WE ARE UNABLE TO DO PERSONAL RESEARCH FOR YOU.
All data we come across will be added to this website, please keep checking back.
Trousdale County was founded in 1870. It was named
in honor of Gov. William Trousdale. He served with Andrew Jackson at Pensacola and New Orleans. He commanded the
14th U. S. Infantry in the Mexican War. Was promoted to rank of brigadier general for gallantry. Then served as
Governor from 1849-1851, later to become the U. S. minister to Brazil.