Category Archives: Historical & Genealogical Society

The Moore County Historical & Genealogical Society meets in the Masonic Lodge Hall, 101 Main Street, Lynchburg, Tennessee at 2:00 pm on the 2nd Sunday of March, June, September and November.

Dues are $20.00 per individual and $30.00 for husband & wife per year. Contact Mrs. Betty Robertson, P.O. Box 408, Lynchburg, TN 37352 (931) 759-7285 for details. Publications: The Moore County Review, reporting the society’s activities, queries and genealogical information is published by Joyce Benwell for the Historical Society twice a year, Spring and Fall. View Lifetime Members

2015 June Meeting

The Moore County Historical Society will present a program on Judah P. Benjamin, “A Confederate genius”  at the Masonic Lodge in Lynchburg on Sunday:   June 14, 2015  at 2:00 pm.   The meeting is open to the public and guests are welcome. The speaker … Continue reading

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8th Chestnut Ridge Cousins’ Reunion

Fayetteville, Tennessee / July 10-12, 2015 Click for details: http://www.chestnutridgecousins.org/reunion.html Member Registration cost $15.00 per family (meals extra) The Cousins welcome everyone, especially descendants of early families who settled in the hills and hollows where Lincoln, Bedford, Marshall, and Moore counties … Continue reading

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2015 March Meeting

The Moore County Historical Society will present a program on “Beginning Genealogy” at the Masonic Lodge in Lynchburg on Sunday: March 8, 2015 at 2:00 pm. The program will be for persons with little knowledge of genealogy and how to … Continue reading

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2014 November Meeting

The Moore County Historical Society will present a program on the Lynchburg Historic District at the Masonic Lodge in Lynchburg on Sunday: November 9 at 2:00 pm. The speaker will be Steve May. He will speak about the current Lynchburg … Continue reading

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2014 September Meeting

The Moore County Historical Society will present a program entitled “Jim Bobo’s Fatal Ride” at the Masonic Lodge in Lynchburg on Sunday September 14 at 2:00 pm.  The program will cover a  folk music song at that dealt with at … Continue reading

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2014 June Meeting

The Moore County Historical Society will present a program entitled “Confederate Music of the Civil War” at the Masonic Lodge in Lynchburg on Sunday June 8 at 2:00 pm.  The program will be given by Lisa Meyer. Lisa Meyer is  … Continue reading

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NEW BOOK FOR SALE – SHERIFFS OF MOORE COUNTY TENNESSEE

NEW BOOK FOR SALE – Contact: Joe and Jewel Casey, 210 Reeves Street, Tullahoma, TN 37388. (931) 455-5487 The books are $35.00 each plus $3.00 shipping. They know that you would enjoy this book very, very much. It has census, marriages, … Continue reading

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2014 March Meeting

The Moore County Historical Society will present a program entitled “The War of 1812 and Camp Blount in Lincoln County ” Camp Blount was located in Fayetteville Tennessee and it was at this point that General Andrew Jackson gathered his Tennessee Militia to March toward … Continue reading

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2013 November Meeting

The Moore County Historical Society will present a program,  “Growing up at Oak Ridge after WW2, Life behind a security fence in a top secret area”  This will be given at  Lynchburg Masonic Lodge in Lynchburg TN, Sunday Nov. 10, at 2:00 PM.  … Continue reading

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2013 September Meeting

The Moore County Historical and Genealogical Society will meet September 8, at 2:00 PM in the Masonic Lodge in Lynchburg.  The speaker will be Jim Havron, archivist at the Albert Gore Research Center at Middle Tennessee State University and he … Continue reading

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