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Hardeman County, Tennessee

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Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Hardeman County, Tennessee.

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Hardeman County was created by the Tennessee General Assembly in 1823. It is named for Thomas J. Hardeman (1788-1854), a veteran of the Creek War and War of 1812 and a prominent figure in the fight for Texas independence. He served as a congressman in the Republic of Texas.

The Battle of Hatchie's Bridge, also known as Battle of Davis Bridge or Matamora, was fought on October 5, 1862, in Hardeman County and McNairy County, Tennessee, as the final engagement of the Iuka–Corinth Campaign of the American Civil War.

Adjacent Counties

Cities, Towns & Communities

  • Bolivar (County Seat)
  • Forty Five
  • Grand Junction (part)
  • Hickory Valley
  • Hornsby
  • Middleton
  • Pocahontas
  • Saulsbury
  • Silerton (part)
  • Toone
  • Van Buren
  • Whiteville



Genealogy Trails

TN GenWeb

Hardeman Co. Training School

Battle of Hatchie's Bridge