McMinn Historical Society


McMinn Historical Society

6 E. Madison Ave

McMinn County Courthouse RM# 7

Athens, TN. 37303



Meetings The First Sunday of the Month at 2:pm

In the Blue Room at the Court House


An announcment concerning McMinn County's Records:

McMinn County recently moved many of our county records into a central location.


They are now located within the Historical Society offices in the basement of the courthouse, Athens, Tennessee

For hours please call 423.744.3911 (staffed by volunteers)

or email

[email protected] 

A Complete list of the officers


President: Fred Underdown

Vice President: Bill Bigham

Secretary: Jason Wright

Treasurer Vivien Payne
Corresponding Secretary: Joan Wilson

Archivist & County Historian: Joe Guy



For more info on availability of McMinn County records visit



[email protected]