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  Perry County Tennessee Chamber of Commerce - Linden
Perry County Tennessee Chamber of Commerce - Linden
It has been the county seat since 1848.
Linden and Perry County is one of the most scenic places in our state and we invite you to enjoy it with us.
www.perrycountytennessee.com /index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=72&Itemid=58   (306 words)

  
  Perry County, Tennessee - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Perry County is bordered on the west by the Tennessee River (Kentucky Lake), and is bisected (north-south) by the Buffalo River.
In the county, the population was spread out with 24.40% under the age of 18, 7.50% from 18 to 24, 25.40% from 25 to 44, 26.30% from 45 to 64, and 16.40% who were 65 years of age or older.
Perry County is notable for having the lowest population per square mile average in the state of Tennessee.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Perry_County,_Tennessee   (465 words)

  
 New Georgia Encyclopedia: Perry
The town's name was changed to Perry in honor of Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry, a hero of the War of 1812.
The early twentieth century brought modernization to Perry: the first telephone was installed in 1903, crystal radios appeared in 1905, and electric lighting came to the town in 1912.
Other attractions that draw large gatherings to Perry are the 1,100-acre Georgia National Fairgrounds and Agricenter, home of the official state fair in October and of numerous livestock and horse events; and the twice yearly Mossy Creek Barnyard Festival, famous throughout the Southeast for its artists, craftsmen, and entertainers.
www.georgiaencyclopedia.org /nge/Article.jsp?id=h-2283&pid=s-69   (795 words)

  
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Counties in Tennessee may operate their budgeting system under one of the three optional general laws on the subject or under the provisions of private acts or county or metropolitan government charters.
The county clerk is responsible for the issuance of marriage licenses and pawnbrokers' licenses.
That all that part of the county of Perry, lying and being East of the Tennessee river, together with that portion of Wayne, attached by this General Assembly to the county of Perry, shall be and remain the county of Perry aforesaid.
www.ctas.utk.edu /public/CTASpriv.nsf/d38b70b107801208852563fc00770bb1/03d28a006be0ef7d862568870075e9e1   (10161 words)

  
 Perry County, Tennessee History   (Site not responding. Last check: )
James Dixon, at whose house the County of Perry was organized after being created by an act of the General Assembly of the State in Nov. 1819, Jama Yates, Wiley Tanner, John and Jesse Newton and others settled on Lick Creek as early as 1818.
The first tan yard in Perry County was erected at Rat Tail Landing on the Tennessee River on Charles Gotthardt, a native of Germany in 1843.
The 77 year-old Perry County woman has had a desire to be buried, when the time came, in a home-made coffin ever since one of her 17 children, who died in infancy, was buried in one.
www.tnyesterday.com /yesterday_perry/ly-perry.htm   (10857 words)

  
 Oswell Griffin   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The 1820 Perry County census has Oswell (Owell) and his wife in the 26 to 45 age range and two sons in the 10 to 20 age range.
The act which established Perry County, provided for the quarter sessions and circuit court to be held at the house of James Yates.
Perry County courts were then moved to Harrisburg where they remained for 2 years while a new county seat was being selected.
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 Perry County, Tennessee, Genealogy, TNGenWeb   (Site not responding. Last check: )
It is bounded on the north by Humphreys County, the east by Hickman County and Lewis County, the south by Wayne County and the west by the Tennessee River.
Perry County was the parent county for Decatur County.
You are welcome to copy information found on the Perry County Page for your own personal use, but this information may not be sold or used in a commercial project without written permission of the author.
www.netease.net /perry   (446 words)

  
 Crone & Mason, PLC - Perry County Tennessee attorney divorce lawyer
Perry County, Tennessee was formed from parts of Humphreys and Hickman counties in 1819.
Perry County was named after Oliver Hazard Perry, who was a War of 1812 naval hero.
Perry County is bordered by the Tennessee River and bisected by the Buffalo River.
www.memphisdivorce.com /lawyer_perry_county_tn.html   (165 words)

  
 Perry County, Tennessee Genealogical Records Information
Perry County is bordered by Humphreys County (north), Hickman County (northeast), Lewis County (southeast), Wayne County (south), Decatur County (west) and Benton County (northwest).
The eastern and central portions of Perry County lie on the western slope of the Highland Rim, and the western portion in the valley of the Tennessee River.
Accordingly, in 1846, the county of Perry was divided and the county of Decatur established, with the Tennessee River as the boundary line between the two counties.
www.mytennesseegenealogy.com /tn_county/pe.htm   (9327 words)

  
 Tennessee Primary Care Association / PERRY COUNTY MEDICAL CENTER
The Perry County Medical Center Board of Directors evolved in the late 1970s out of a desire to improve access and quality of health care available to the people of Perry County.
Perry County is approximately 411 square miles in size and has a population of 7,631.
Census data from 2000 shows 41.1% of Perry County residents have incomes below 200% of poverty (3,136 persons) The proportion of the population 65 years or older is 16% compared to 12.4% statewide.
www.tnpca.org /hcenters/perryco.htm   (310 words)

  
 Tennessee County Map - TN Counties - Map of Tennessee
Tennessee County Map - TN Counties - Map of Tennessee
Information on northern, eastern southern and western Tennessee county populations and Tennessee county areas in the table below.
Satellite Map of Tennessee Counties - Landsat Geocover 2000 Data - NASA
county-map.digital-topo-maps.com /tennessee.shtml   (61 words)

  
 Perry County Tennessee Genealogy & History. TNGenNet Inc, TNGenWeb Project.
Perry County is located in Middle Tennessee, one of the state’s Three Grand Divisions.
Perry County was formed in 1819 from parts of Humphreys and Hickman counties.
Adjacent Counties are Humphreys County (north), Hickman County (northeast), Lewis County (southeast), Wayne County (south), Decatur County (west), and Benton County (northwest).
www.tngenweb.org /perry   (142 words)

  
 Perry County School System
Perry County Schools strive to prepare all students to achieve high levels of performance, and equip them to lead productive lives as good citizens who value and appreciate the importance of continual learning.
Perry County School System is a public school system that serves the residents of Perry County, Tennessee.
Perry County School System is not responsible for the content that may be found on a link external to this site.
www.perryboe.com   (126 words)

  
 Hufstedler, Samuel Nacy - Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: )
SAMUEL NACY HUFSTEDLER was born on 12 August 1859 in Linden, Perry County, Tennessee, son of Pinckney Hufstedler and Louisa Jane Randel.
SUSAN GALLOWAY POLK was born on 31 August 1862 in Linden, Perry County, Tennessee.
A marriage license was applied for on 15 December 1879 in Perry County Tennessee.
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 Perry County Tennessee Real Estate
Perry County Tennessee Real Estate is a way for consumers to find the best Real estate Agents and Brokers for every city in Perry County Tennessee.
When you have been directed to an Perry County Tennessee real estate professional in the area you have chosen you will be able to search for your dream home and get free printouts from the MLS database in that area.
Perry County Tennessee Real Estate Brokers and agents can use the many news and information pages we offer to get up to date information about the Perry County Tennessee real estate market.
www.myhomesearches.com /county/tennessee/perry-county-tennessee.htm   (588 words)

  
 Perry County, Tennessee TN, county profile - hotels, festivals, genealogy, newspapers - ePodunk
This was an increase of.55% from the 2000 census.
Cemeteries in Perry County include Alberson Cemetery, Ary Cemetery, Barber Cemetery, Barber Cemetery, Barham Cemetery, Bible Hill Cemetery, Blackwell Cemetery, Bone Spring Cemetery, Briley Cemetery, Britts Chapel Cemetery...
Perry County, TN Pros: The natural beauty of Perry County is unsurpassed...
www.epodunk.com /cgi-bin/genInfo.php?locIndex=12608   (471 words)

  
 Children of Martha Ann Horner (1839-1866)
She was born December 1862 in Perry County, Tennessee, and died 18 February 1951 in Henderson County, Tennessee.
She was born 7 November 1861, Tennessee and died 10 September 1932 in Perry County, Tennessee.
William and Francis are buried in Pineview Cemtery, Perry County, Tennessee.
www.larkcom.us /ancestry/history/16542.cfm   (294 words)

  
 Perry County FSBO - Homes For Sale By Owner in Perry County, TN.   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Perry County FSBO - Homes For Sale By Owner in Perry County, TN.
If you are searching for a home for sale somewhere other then Perry County, TN, you can change the state and county on the search page.
If you have a home for sale in Perry County, TN, or anywhere in the U.S., then click the "Sell" button in the top menu and select "Advertise my Home" to determine which of our advertising packages is right for you.
www.yourcityfsbo.com /homes/homepage.aspx?CountyNumber=41   (271 words)

  
 Perry County Democrats
Gary is a long-time resident of Perry County.
He has been very active in the community and is currently the President of the Perry County Parks and Recreation Board and President of the Perry County Museum.
Gary believes in the youth of Perry County and is concerned about their future health and wellness.
www.perrycountydemocrats.com /profiles/g-dauby.asp   (288 words)

  
 South Central Tennessee | Perry County   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Perry County has the best recreational activities found anywhere.
Numerous streams contribute the water quality of the Tennessee.
Linden is the county seat of picturesque Perry County.
www.sctta.com /perry.html   (207 words)

  
 Rally Tennessee 2008
With the NASA Rally Sport's annual Perry County event, Rally Tennessee, only days away, it appears that this year will be another year of growth for the event.
Rally Tennessee occurs in the town of Linden, in Perry County Tennessee.
Rally Tennessee is the third rally in the country to offer motorcycles the chance to compete in a traditional stage rally format, in NASA Rally Sport's trademarked RallyMoto™ program.
www.rallytennessee.com /2008/press-releases.php   (1477 words)

  
 Mark's Genealogy Website
was born on 14 Jun 1899 in Henderson County, Tennessee.
Rachel B. was born in 1867 in Perry County, Tennessee.
She was born in 1867 in Perry County, Tennessee.
www.onenet.net /~mbryan/genealogy/familytree/b491.htm   (705 words)

  
 Encyclopedia opens window on Appalachia   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Among the unexpected facts he learned is that the region is home to more than 50 species of orchids, as well as 100 colonies of the rare box huckleberry, one of the oldest known living plants.
One colony, thought to be 13,000 years old, is located in Pennsylvania's Perry County.
The book, which is being published by The Center for Appalachian Studies and Services at East Tennessee State University and the University of Tennessee Pressk, drew funding from many sources, including the National Endowment for the Humanities.
www.post-gazette.com /pg/06073/669920.stm   (801 words)

  
 Revolutionary War Soldiers buried in Perry County
He removed to Sumner County, Tennessee, and from there to Perry County, Illinois, where he died September 2, 1840.
Soon after the war he removed to Tennessee, and in 1818 came to Illinois, settling near Lost Prairie, Perry County, where he died.
He died at his home, "on the hill, the highest point in the county", and is buried in a famiy graveyard on the old Hiram PYLE place, about 3 miles east of Browning Hospital, adjacent to Paradise Road.
www.perrycountyillinois.net /sub158.htm   (685 words)

  
 History & Genealogy - County Records - Perry County Genealogical Fact Sheet
Census on microfilm for Perry County: 1820-1880, 1900-1930
Additional county and community histories can be found at the Bibliography of Tennessee Local History Sources: Perry County.
An inventory of microfilmed Perry County records is available on our web site.
www.state.tn.us /tsla/history/county/factperry.htm   (335 words)

  
 Perry County, Tennessee detailed profile - houses, real estate, agriculture, wages, work, ancestries, and more
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Perry County, Tennessee business data: stores, dealers, real estate agents, wholesalers, restaurants...
Perry County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is below Tennessee state average.
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 AllRefer.com - Perry County , Tennessee (TN) - (county) - Facts and Information
Perry, county (419 sq mi/1,085 sq km; 1990 pop.
Linden; 35°39'N 87°52'W. Bounded W by Tennessee R.; drained by Buffalo R. Includes part of Kentucky Reservoir.
Capital city or county seat is shown by the symbol
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