Banks County, Georgia Genealogy

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''[[United States]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Georgia (state)|Georgia]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Banks_County,_Georgia|Banks County]]''  
  
Guide to '''Banks County Georgia genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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Guide to '''Banks County Georgia genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.  
  
 
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| building address = Banks County Courthouse<br>Banks County Courthouse ]<br>PO Box 130 <br>Homer, GA 30547-0130 <br>Phone: 706.677.2320 <br><br>[http://www.adamscounty.us/ '''Banks County Website'''] }}  
 
| building address = Banks County Courthouse<br>Banks County Courthouse ]<br>PO Box 130 <br>Homer, GA 30547-0130 <br>Phone: 706.677.2320 <br><br>[http://www.adamscounty.us/ '''Banks County Website'''] }}  
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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== Banks County Georgia Courthouse  ==
  
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[http://www.co.banks.ga.us/<br>  
 
[http://www.co.banks.ga.us/<br>  
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Probate Court has birth, marriage, and probate records; Clerk Superior Court has court and land records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Banks County, Georgia. Page 151 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
 
Probate Court has birth, marriage, and probate records; Clerk Superior Court has court and land records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Banks County, Georgia. Page 151 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
  
== History  ==
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== Banks County Georgia History  ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
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== Places/Localities  ==
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== Banks County Georgia Places/Localities  ==
  
 
==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
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*[[Stephens County, Georgia|Stephens]]
 
*[[Stephens County, Georgia|Stephens]]
  
== Resources  ==
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== Banks County Georgia Genealogy Resources  ==
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
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:*'''1859-60, 1869-70, 1879-80''' - {{PAGENAME}} Mortality Schedules at [http://search.ancestry.com/Browse/list.aspx?dbid=8756 Ancestry] ($).<br>
 
:*'''1859-60, 1869-70, 1879-80''' - {{PAGENAME}} Mortality Schedules at [http://search.ancestry.com/Browse/list.aspx?dbid=8756 Ancestry] ($).<br>
  
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
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== Banks County Georgia Genealogy Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
  
 
==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
 
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
== Web Sites ==
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== Banks County Georgia Genealogy Websites ==
  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
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*[http://www.georgiapioneers.com Georgia Pioneers] ($)
 
*[http://www.georgiapioneers.com Georgia Pioneers] ($)
  
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Revision as of 21:33, 21 March 2013

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

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Online Records


Banks County, Georgia
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Georgia
Location of Georgia in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 11, 1858
County Seat Homer
Courthouse
Address Banks County Courthouse
Banks County Courthouse ]
PO Box 130
Homer, GA 30547-0130
Phone: 706.677.2320

Banks County Website

Contents

Banks County Georgia Courthouse

Banks County Georgia Courthouse.jpg

[http://www.co.banks.ga.us/

Probate Court has birth, marriage, and probate records; Clerk Superior Court has court and land records[1]

Banks County Georgia History

Parent County

1858--Banks County was created 11 December 1858 fromFranklin and Habersham Counties. County seat:  Homer [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Banks County Georgia Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Banks County Georgia Genealogy Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War
  • Ledford, Karen Ann Thompson. These Men Wore Grey Genealogical, Military, and Interment Records of Confederate Soldiers. (Toccoa, Georgia : K.T. Ledford, c1998-c2001), 7 Volumes. Each volume contains bibliographical references and full-name index. Contents: v. 1. Franklin County -- v. 2. Habersham County --v. 3. Stephens County -- v. 4. Rabun County --v. 5. White County -- v. 6. Banks County -- v. 7. Jackson County. Book found at FHL 975.8 V3L and Other Libraries.

Newspapers

Probate

Wills
  • 1800s-1900s - Index to Banks County Miscellaneous Wills at the Georgia State Archives at GAGenWeb - free.
  • 1853-1946 - List of Unbound Arranged Wills of the Probate Court at Georgia Pioneers ($).
Additional Probate Records
  • 1858- - Index to Banks County, Georgia Miscellaneous Estates at Georgia Pioneers ($).
  • 1866-1871 - Index to Banks County, Georgia Inventories, Annual Returns, Receipts and Appraisements at Georgia Pioneers ($).

Taxation

Vital Records

Death
  • 1859-60, 1869-70, 1879-80 - Banks County, Georgia Genealogy Mortality Schedules at Ancestry ($).

Banks County Georgia Genealogy Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Banks County Georgia Genealogy Websites

Banks County Georgia Genealogy References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Banks County, Georgia. Page 151 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).