Cocke County, Tennessee Genealogy Guide2016-05-26T20:51:35+00:00

Cocke County, Tennessee Records

Cocke County, Tennessee (Map It) was created on October 9, 1797 from Jefferson County. This Cocke County was named in honor of William Cocke (1747–1828), one of Tennessee's first U.S. Senators. .Learn More About State of Tennessee History

Cocke County is bordered by Hamblen County (north), Greene County (northeast), Madison County, North Carolina (east), Haywood County, North Carolina (south), Sevier County (southwest) and Jefferson County (northwest) .

Cocke County Cities and Towns include Cosby, Del Rio, Hartford, Newport, Parrottsville .

A Map of Cocke County, Tennessee contains detailed information about roads and boundaries, these maps may include rural communities, churches, and cemeteries.

Cocke County, Tennessee Courthouse Records

Cocke County, Tennessee Courthouse
Cocke County, TN Courthouse

The Cocke County Courthouse is located in Newport, Tennessee. The Clerk's Office DOES NOT DO RESEARCH. Most staff will assist people in finding the materials, but it is up to the individual to do the research.

The following dates indicates what vital, land, probate, and court records are in Cocke county or in the Tennessee State Library & Archives. The date listed for each record is usually the earliest registration filed. The date does not indicate that there are alot records for that year and does not mean that all such events were actually filed with the clerk.

There was a fire at the Cocke County courthouse in 1876, Most records were destroyed.

Cocke County, Tennessee Census Records

Cocke County, Tennessee Vital Records

Cocke County, Tennessee Resources

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