Baker County, Florida Genealogy

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==== Census  ====
 
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The [http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;c=1457854;t=browsable;w=0 1885 Florida State Population Census]&nbsp; includes sex, age, relationship, occupation, place of birth of each family member and parents. Also census for agriculture, manufacture and mortality.  
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The [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1457854 1885 Florida State Population Census]&nbsp; includes sex, age, relationship, occupation, place of birth of each family member and parents. Also census for agriculture, manufacture and mortality.  
  
 
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*&nbsp;The [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~flbaker/index.html Baker County FLGenWeb Project], a member of The [http://www.flgenweb.org FLGenWeb Project], an affiliate of The [http://www.usgenweb.org USGenWeb Project].<br>
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*&nbsp;The [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~flbaker/index.html Baker County FLGenWeb Project], a member of The [http://www.flgenweb.org FLGenWeb Project], an affiliate of The [http://www.usgenweb.org USGenWeb Project].<br>  
 
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Revision as of 20:50, 17 March 2012

This article is about a northeast Florida county. For other uses, see Baker.


Baker County, Florida
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Founded February 8, 1861
County Seat MacClenny
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United States  RTENOTITLE  Florida  RTENOTITLE  Baker County

Contents

County Courthouse

Baker County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1861--Baker County was created 8 February 1861 from New River county. New River County's name was changed to Bradford in 1861.
County seat: MacClenny [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1888 -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.

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

Places / Localities

Populated Places

( * indicates an incorporated city or town )

  • Baxter
  • Bessent
  • Eddy
  • Glen Saint Mary*
  • Kenny
  • LaBuena
  • Macclenny*  (county seat)
  • Manning
  • Manns Spur
  • Margaretta
  • McPherson
  • Olustee
  • Pine Top
  • Sanderson
  • Sapp
  • Sargent
  • Steckert
  • Taylor

Neighboring Counties


 

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

The 1885 Florida State Population Census  includes sex, age, relationship, occupation, place of birth of each family member and parents. Also census for agriculture, manufacture and mortality.

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Sanderson

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites


References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).