Macon County, Tennessee
Historical Society

Society Office

The Macon County Historical Society currently maintains an office and research library located in Lafayette, Tennessee. A collection of genealogical materials is housed at the Society's Office.

Library Contents

The Society has accumulated a large amount of reference material and genealogical information pertaining to Macon County, the State of Tennessee, and other States. Website visitors may also browse the list of books that may be found at the Society's Office. Reference material published by the Society is available for purchase and may be found in the Society's bookstore.

Other Research Documents and Materials

  • Bible Records
  • Obituaries
  • Local Cemetary and Grave Maps
  • Lists of Surnames
  • Military Records


NOTE: The schedule below may vary around various holidays. Please call ahead for appointments.

  • Tue: 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM / 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
  • Thu: 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM / 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
  • Fri: 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM / 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
  • Mon, Wed, Sat, Sun: Closed


Macon County Historical Society
111 East Locust Street
Lafayette, TN 37083