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Davidson County Tennessee Courthouse

700 2nd Avenue South
Nashville, TN  37210

County Clerk has marriage records from 1789 and probate records from 1783. 
Clerk Circuit has divorce and court records. 
Register of Deeds has land records[2]

Davidson County Clerk
Marriage and Probate records
P.O. Box 196333
Nashville, TN 37228
Street Address:
523 Mainstream Drive
Nashville, TN 37228
Phone: 1-615-862-5710

Davidson County Register of Deeds
Land records
501 Broadway
Nashville, TN 37203
Phone: 1-615-862-6790

Davidson County Circuit Court Clerk
Court records
P.O. Box 196303
Nashville, TN 37219-6303
Street Address:
1 Public Square, Suite 302
Nashville, TN 37201
Phone: 1-615-862-5181
Mon.-Fri.8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Metropolitan Government Archives
3801 Green Hills Village Drive
Nashville, TN 37215
Phone: 1-615-862-5880
Mon.-Fri. 9:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
Houses original Davidson County and Nashville City records up to about 1996

    The Public Library of Nashville and Davidson County

    The Ben West Library

    Nashville Room

    225 Polk Avenue

    Nashville, TN 37203

    Phone: (615) 862-5783

    Mary Glenn Hearn, Nashville Room Manager

    Hours: Mon. -Sat. 8:00-5:00

    Sun. (Oct-May) 2:00 - 5:00

    Davidson County/Metropolitan Government Archives

    The Public Library of Nashville and Davidson County

    1113 Elm Hill Pike

    Nashville, TN 37210

    Phone: (615) 862-5880

    Fax: (615) 862-5724

    Email: archives@waldo.nashv.lib.tn.us

    C. Kenneth Fieth, Director

    Hours: Mon.-Fri. 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

    (Nashville/Davidson County Archives, Congressional Papers)

    Among their holdings are the orignal deed, marriage and probate records for Davidson County. Most of these records are no longer in the courthouse.