NW-06: NASHVILLLE, DAVIDSON COUNTY, TN. County Hospital Road
Bordeaux Cemetery is overseen by the Indigent Burial Program of Metro Social Services Department. There are about 800 gravesites.
Bordeaux Cemetery is open for interments of indigent people of Davidson County.
Metropolitan Government Archives in Nashville. A limited number of burial records for Bordeaux Cemetery are available at the Metro Archives.
Tennessee State Library and Archives. There were no statewide registrations of births and deaths in Tennessee before 1908. Nashville, Knoxville, Memphis and Chattanooga kept some earlier death records. To learn more about what is available through the Tennessee State Library & Archives, visit the TSLA web site at
Tennessee Department of Health: Vital Statistics. Death records are available for the past 50 years. Visit the Health Department web site at
RESEARCH REPORT: FEBRUARY 4, 2008