Calhoun County, Georgia

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{{Georgia-stub}}<br>''[[United States]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow-kelly.png]]&nbsp; [[Georgia (state)|Georgia]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow-kelly.png]]&nbsp; [[Calhoun_County,_Georgia|Calhoun County]]'' <br><br>  
 
{{Georgia-stub}}<br>''[[United States]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow-kelly.png]]&nbsp; [[Georgia (state)|Georgia]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow-kelly.png]]&nbsp; [[Calhoun_County,_Georgia|Calhoun County]]'' <br><br>  
  
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| county = Calhoun County
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| state = Georgia
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| founded year = 1854
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| founded date = February 20
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| seat = Morgan
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| building address = Calhoun County Courthouse<br>111 School Street<br>PO Box 111<br>Morgan, GA 31766<br>Phone: 912.849.4835<br>[http://publicrecords.onlinesearches.com/GA_Calhoun.htm '''Calhoun County Website'''] }}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[[Image:Calhoun County Georgia Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|200px|Calhoun County Georgia Courthouse.jpg]][http://publicrecords.onlinesearches.com/GA_Calhoun.htm Calhoun County Courthouse]<br> 111 School Street; PO Box 111; <br>Morgan, GA 31766<br> Phone: 912.849.4835 <br><br>Clerk Superior Court has divorce, land, military and<br> court records from 1854; Probate Court has birth,&nbsp;<br>marriage, death, burial and probate records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Calhoun County, Georgia. Page 152 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
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Clerk Superior Court has divorce, land, military and<br> court records from 1854; Probate Court has birth,&nbsp;<br>marriage, death, burial and probate records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Calhoun County, Georgia. Page 152 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 01:29, 28 February 2013


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Calhoun County, Georgia
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Georgia
Location of Georgia in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 20, 1854
County Seat Morgan
Courthouse
Address Calhoun County Courthouse
111 School Street
PO Box 111
Morgan, GA 31766
Phone: 912.849.4835
Calhoun County Website

Contents

County Courthouse

Calhoun County Georgia Courthouse.jpg

Clerk Superior Court has divorce, land, military and
court records from 1854; Probate Court has birth, 
marriage, death, burial and probate records[1]

History

Parent County

1854--Calhoun County was created 20 February 1854 from Baker andEarly Counties.  County seat:  Morgan [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1888 and 1920 -- 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

Vital Records

Death
  • 1869-70 - Calhoun 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), Calhoun County, Georgia. Page 152 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).