Tennessee Vital Records. The Register of Deeds office is open Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Register of Deeds office is a constitutional office under State of Tennessee law and is regulated by state statutes. The East Tennessee land office was probably located at Knoxville. Records of the Board of Land Commissioners RECORD GROUP 50 Processed by: Ann Evans Alley, David R. Sowell African Americans listed in the 1850 & 1860 Madison County, Tennessee Free Census Schedule Appraisements and Inventory of Slaves in Wills - Macon County, Alabama Black Voters Registration List - 1867-1872 Henderson County Hunter Sutherland's Slave Manumissions and Sales in Harford County Maryland 1775-1865 The mission of the Register of Deeds office is to: Record legal documents that protect the rights of the public citizens, especially those rights that pertain to real estate; Archive and house such records for eternity In 1825, a third land office or Register’s Office for Western Tennessee was established in Jackson, Madison County. Marriages have been recorded on a county basis since as early as 1778, though many counties are incomplete or missing until as late as the 1850s. All First Class mail should be mailed to: Davidson County Register of Deeds P.O. State of Tennessee Department of State Tennessee State Library and Archives 403 Seventh Avenue North Nashville, Tennessee 37243-0312 EARLY TENNESSEE LAND RECORDS, 1773-1922 Records of the Land Office, State of Tennessee. Some fragmented earlier records also exist. Statewide registration of births and deaths began in 1914, with general compliance achieved by the early 1920s. In more recent years, an invaluable collection of Tennessee land grants have been added to Ancestry, along with North Carolina and Tennessee Revolutionary War land warrants. Apr 1, 2017 - Ancestry.com - Tennessee, Early Land Registers, 1778-1927 North Carolina and Tennessee, Early Land Records, 1753-1931, ($), index Tennessee, Early Land Registers, 1778-1927 , ($) , Index and images North Carolina and Tennessee, Revolutionary War Land Warrants, 1783-1843 , ($) , index The Register of Deeds main entrance is located on Broadway near 6th Avenue South in the Bridgestone Arena. North Carolina and Tennessee, U.S., Early Land Records, 1753-1931; North Carolina and Tennessee, U.S., Revolutionary War Land Warrants, 1783-1843 A collection of early Tennessee tax lists covering the years 1783-1895 has been added. Early Land Registers, 1778-1927 The area we now know as the state of Tennessee was at one time the western part of North Carolina. Mission. Register of Deeds Office Hours and Location. Shelby County Register of Deeds 1075 Mullins Station Building W3 Suite W165 Memphis, Tennessee 38134 P: 901.222.8100 F: 901.222.8134 Register of Deeds Satellite Office Two land offices or Register’s Offices were established, one in Nashville, West [now called Middle] Tennessee and one in East Tennessee.