Tennessee Records Repository

Madison Co. TN

Riverside Cemetery

The Primary Burial Ground for Jackson, Tennessee in the 19th Century

The Cemetery Books

The definitive book on Riverside Cemetery is Tombstone Inscriptions in Historic Riverside Cemetery in Jackson, Tennessee, by Jonathan K. T. Smith.

Riverside Cemetery Tombstone Inscriptions, 1830-1975, Jackson, Tennessee. This book has been in print and for sale. Contact the Mid-West Tennessee Genealogical Society for information about availability and cost.

Tombstone Inscriptions, compiled by Ingram James in 1937. This volume was compiled as part of the Historical Records Survey under the WPA and is available on microfilm from the Tennessee State Library and Archives. A Surname Index is available online.

Riverside Cemetery from Tombstone Inscriptions from Black Cemeteries in Madison County, Tennessee, compiled by Jonathan K. T. Smith, lists known black burials in Riverside Cemetery.

The Scrapbooks


Files Mentioning Burials at Riverside Cemetery

Miscellaneous Riverside Cemetery Files

Other Madison County Cemeteries