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Guide to Lee County Georgia genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Lee County, Georgia
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Georgia
Location of Georgia in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 11, 1826
County Seat Leesburg
Courthouse
Address Lee County Courthouse
PO Box 889
Leesburg, GA 31763-0056
Phone: 912.759.6000
Lee County Website

Contents

County Courthouse

Clerk Superior Court has marriage, divorce and court records[1]

History

Parent County

1825--Lee County was created 11 December 1826 from Creek Indian Lands. County seat:  Leesburg [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1858--The courthouse in Starkville burned with all of the county records. Another fire in 1872 destroyed the temporary courthouse in Leesburg.

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Lee County, Georgia. Page 157 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).

 

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