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  Bedford - History
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Established January 01, 1807
Disbanded Still Active
Last ModifiedRBH June 03, 2011 10:45pm
DescriptionCreated from Rutherford County and Indian lands

Named for Thomas Bedford, Jr.

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March 20, 1959 -


BEDFORD lost to MOORE to accommodate local residents. (Tenn. Acts 1959, 81st assy., priv., ch. 310, sec. 1/p. 1036)

March 27, 1923 - March 20, 1959


BEDFORD lost small area to COFFEE. (Tenn. Acts 1923, 63d assy., priv., ch. 339/p. 1175; ch. 344/p. 1182)

March 21, 1917 - March 27, 1923


BEDFORD lost small area to COFFEE. (Tenn. Acts 1917, 60th assy., priv., ch. 202/p. 672)

April 15, 1907 - March 21, 1917


BEDFORD exchanged with MARSHALL to accommodate local residents. (Tenn. Acts 1907, 55th assy., ch. 490/p. 1655)

April 21, 1899 - April 15, 1907


BEDFORD lost to RUTHERFORD to accommodate local residents. (Tenn. Acts 1899, 51st assy., ch. 380/p. 888)

March 24, 1897 - April 21, 1899


BEDFORD gained from COFFEE to accommodate local resident. (Tenn. Acts 1897, 50th assy., ch. 256/p. 571)

May 14, 1895 - March 24, 1897


BEDFORD gained from MARSHALL to accommodate local residents. (Tenn. Acts 1895, 49th assy., ch. 216/p. 438)

April 13, 1872 - May 14, 1895


BEDFORD lost to creation of MOORE. (Tenn. Acts 1871, 37th assy., 1st sess., ch. 96, secs. 1-2, 4, 10/pp. 90-93; Goodspeed [D], 808)

April 07, 1836 - April 13, 1872


BEDFORD lost to creation of MARSHALL. (Tenn. Acts 1835, 21st assy., 1st sess., loc., ch. 35, secs. 1, 13-17/pp. 149, 153-154)

January 08, 1836 - April 07, 1836


BEDFORD lost to creation of COFFEE. (Tenn. Acts 1835, 21st assy., 1st sess., loc., ch. 36, secs. 1, 14/pp. 155, 159)

January 01, 1810 - January 08, 1836


BEDFORD lost to creation of LINCOLN and lost to FRANKLIN. (Scott, ch. 43/pp. 1147-1148 and ch. 51/pp. 1158-1160)

December 01, 1809 - January 01, 1810


BEDFORD gained from WILLIAMSON. (Scott, ch. 37/p. 1141)

December 03, 1807 - December 01, 1809


BEDFORD created from RUTHERFORD and WILLIAMSON. (Tenn. Acts 1807, 7th assy., 1st sess., ch. 37, sec. 1/p. 71)

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