Berrien County, Georgia

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| county = Berrien County
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| state = Georgia
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| founded year = 1856
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| founded date = February 25
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| seat = Nashville
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| building address = Adams County Courthouse<br>105 E Washingotn Avenue<br> PO Box 446; <br>Nasvhille, GA 31639<br> Phone: 912.686.5421<br>[http://www.berriencounty.us/ '''Berrien County Website'''] }}
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
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[http://www.berriencountygeorgia.com/ Berrien County Georgia]<br> 105 E Washingotn Avenue<br> PO Box 446; <br>Nasvhille, GA 31639<br> Phone: 912.686.5421 <br><br>Clerk Superior Court has divorce and court records from 1856<br> and land records Probate Court has birth and death records from 1919, <br>marriage and probate records from 1856<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Berrien County, Georgia. Page 151 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
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[http://www.berriencountygeorgia.com/ Berrien County Georgia]<br> <br><br>Clerk Superior Court has divorce and court records from 1856<br> and land records Probate Court has birth and death records from 1919, <br>marriage and probate records from 1856<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Berrien County, Georgia. Page 151 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 03:05, 15 February 2013


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Berrien County, Georgia
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Map of the U.S. highlighting Georgia
Location of Georgia in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 25, 1856
County Seat Nashville
Courthouse
Address Adams County Courthouse
105 E Washingotn Avenue
PO Box 446;
Nasvhille, GA 31639
Phone: 912.686.5421
Berrien County Website

Contents

County Courthouse

Berrien County Georgia Courthouse.jpg

  

Berrien County Georgia


Clerk Superior Court has divorce and court records from 1856
and land records Probate Court has birth and death records from 1919,
marriage and probate records from 1856[1]

History

Parent County

1856--Berrien County was created 25 February 1856 from Lowndes, Coffee, and Irwin Counties.
County seat:  Nashville [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Wills
  • 1855-1956 - Berrien County, Georgia Will Testators Index (Vols. A-B) at SamPubCo - free.
  • 1855-1909 - Images of Berrien County, Georgia Will Book A at Georgia Pioneers ($).
  • 1855-1909 - Index to Berrien County, Georgia Will Book A at Georgia Pioneers ($).
  • 1909-1956 - Images of Berrien County, Georgia Will Book B at Georgia Pioneers ($).
Additional Probate Records
  • 1862-1896 - Index to Berrien County, Georgia Estates, Inventories, Appraisements at Georgia Pioneers ($).
  • 1862-1912 - Index to Berrien County, Georgia Widows and Divisions of Estates at Georgia Pioneers ($).
  • 1863-1896 - Index to Berrien County, Georgia Bills of Sale at Georgia Pioneers ($).
  • 1882-1901 - Index to Berrien County, Georgia Annual Returns and Vouchers at Georgia Pioneers ($).

Taxation

Vital Records

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

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Berrien 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).