Jackson County, Tennessee

Will and Probate Records


Will and Probate Records are available beginning in 1872. You may order copies of the microfilmed records from the Tennessee State Library and Archives. Click here to see a list of the Probate records that are available on microfilm.

Wills in the USGenWeb TN Archives.

The Tennessee State Library and Archives has as part of their Wills and Estates Collection the Will and Estate inventory of William Gray of Jackson County, Tennessee, 1852, and an estate inventory compiled in 1857 by Samuel Gray, his son and executor. The will names sons, John, Richard, William and Samuel S. Gray; daughter Elizabeth Myers, and stepdaughters Susanah Sizemore and Fanny Allen. The inventory includes many slave names and ages.

Lucinda Jones Estate Inventory

James Jones Will

Will of Luke Price

Will of Edward Robinson

Will of John M. Burris (transcribed by Stephen Burris)

Miscellaneous records, 1810-1909 prepared by the WPA also contain some Jackson County wills.

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Jane Hembree Crowley
Charles Reeves, Jr.,

Jackson County Coordinators