- Somerville-Fayette County Public Library
The Somerville-Fayette County Library is a full-service, government funded facility open to all Fayette County residents.
The institution offers reference and research as well as current, popular materials for both adults and children in print and audio-visual formats. Books not in our collection can be procured through Inter-library loan.
There is a large staff-assisted genealogy department which includes all county records, old newspapers, civil war enlistments, diaries, and family Bible records.
The library provides free internet access, story hours, summer reading activities for children, and a community room available for use by non-profit organizations. Web Site or Facebook
- Fayette County Historical Society
The Fayette County Historical Society was organized in 1975 to generate interest in local history. Believing that our past defines our future, the Historical Society strives to preserve that which has gone before.
Today, the goal of the society is to assist people seeking connections to their roots by compiling and maintaining an extensive collection of historical and genealogical material at the Somerville-Fayette County Library. Web Site or Facebook
- Tennessee County History Series
Fayette County / by Dorothy Rich Morton ; Charles W. Crawford, editor View - PDF For more information about "Miss Dot" see Achievements - Obituary
Other works by Dorothy Rich Morton: Nineteenth Century Homes of Fayette County (1973); Cemetery Records of Fayette County (1974)
- Town of La Grange
La Grange is a town committed to preserving its history.
La Grange Local History
A Virtual Tour of Historic Homes
- West Tennessee Historical Society
The West Tennessee Historical Society is the umbrella heritage organization for the Western Grand Division of Tennessee. Within its twenty-one counties, it supports historical programs, archives, publications, preservation, markers, museums, and other historical collections. Thus, the society promotes all aspects of state and local history. Web Site or Facebook
- The Tennessee Encyclopedia of History and Culture
The Tennessee Encyclopedia of History and Culture Web Site
- Tennessee Century Farms Web Site
Once a tremendous source of information, the deatiled description and history of the farms has been removed in response to privacy concerns. All that remains ia a list of the farms.