Rhea County, Tennessee Marriages Record of Colored Persons 1866-1879



Rhea County, located in lower east Tennessee recorded their colored marriages shortly after the Civil War up until today. This little volume was found in the court house and is given here in a transcription of the names, etc. as well as a reproduction of the original pages so that the reader can decide for themselves that the transcription is accurate.

Example from this volume:

Wiley Flemming with Sarah Ann Austin - issued 24th Dec’r 1868 - I solemnized the rite of Matrimony between the above named parties this 24th dayof Dec’4 1868. - Wm. L. Humphrey, J. P.


 RHea County Historical and Genealogical Society


1995, paper, 38 pp.

ISBN: 9780788488351