Burke County, Georgia Genealogy

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:*Burke County, Georgia Wills Index at [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~gaburke/bwill.htm GAGenWeb] - free.<br>
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:*Burke County, Georgia Wills Index at [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~gaburke/bwill.htm GAGenWeb] - free.<br>  
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:*Burke County, Georgia Wills 1855-1858 (Digital Images) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyburke.html Georgia Pioneer]s
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:*Burke County, Georgia Miscellaneous Wills and Estates [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyburke.html Georgia Pioneers]
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:*Index to Burke County Annual Returns 1859-1868 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyburke.html Georgia Pioneers]
  
 
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&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; 1798 Burke County Slaveholders, First and Second Districts [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyburke.html Georgia Pioneers]
  
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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>
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*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.  
 
*{{FHL|Georgia%2C+Burke|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
 
*{{FHL|Georgia%2C+Burke|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/GA/Burke/ Burke County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/GA/Burke/ Burke County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)  
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*[http://www.georgiapioneers.com Georgia Pioneers]
  
 
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== References  ==

Revision as of 18:42, 14 February 2012


United States  Gotoarrow.png  Georgia  Gotoarrow.png  Burke County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1777--Burke County was created 5 February 1777 from St. George Parish.  County seat: Waynesboro [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1825 and 1856 -- 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

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

      1798 Burke County Slaveholders, First and Second Districts Georgia Pioneers

Vital Records

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

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).