Screven County, Georgia

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[http://publicrecords.onlinesearches.com/GA_Screven.htm Screven County Courthouse]<br> 216 Mims Road; <br>Sylvania, GA 30467-0159<br> Phone: 912.564.2622&nbsp;<br><br>Probate Court has birth and death record from 1927, marriage and probate&nbsp;<br>records from 1817; Clerk Superior Court has divorce and court records from <br>1816 and land records from 1790<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Screven County, Georgia. Page 159 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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[http://publicrecords.onlinesearches.com/GA_Screven.htm Screven County Courthouse]<br> 216 Mims Road; <br>Sylvania, GA 30467-0159<br> Phone: 912.564.2622&nbsp;<br><br>Probate Court has birth and death record from 1927, marriage and probate&nbsp;<br>records from 1817; Clerk Superior Court has divorce and court records from <br>1816 and land records from 1790<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Screven County, Georgia. Page 159 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
  
 
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&nbsp; 1815-1850 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyscreven.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Wills, Book 2A, 1808-1877 (digital images) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyscreven.html Georgia Pioneers]
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Revision as of 15:23, 1 December 2012

 United States  > Georgia > Screven County

Contents

County Courthouse

Screven County Courthouse
216 Mims Road;
Sylvania, GA 30467-0159
Phone: 912.564.2622 

Probate Court has birth and death record from 1927, marriage and probate 
records from 1817; Clerk Superior Court has divorce and court records from
1816 and land records from 1790[1]

History

Parent County

1793--Screven County was created 14 December 1793 fromBurke and Effingham Counties. County seat: Sylvania [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1860's and 1896 -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.

For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps 

Marriages

  1815-1850 Georgia Pioneers

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), Screven County, Georgia. Page 159 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).