Carroll County, Georgia Genealogy

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| county = Carroll County
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| state = Georgia
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| founded year = 1826
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| founded date = December 11
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| building address = Carroll County Courthouse<br>423 College Street<br>PO Box 338<br>Carrollton, GA 30117<br>Phone: 770.830.5801<br>[http://www.carrollcountyga.com/ '''Carroll County Website'''] }}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[http://www.carrollcountyga.com/ Carroll County Courthouse]<br> 423 College Street; PO Box 338; <br>Carrollton, GA 30117<br> Phone: 770.830.5801 <br><br>Clerk superior Court has divorce records from 1900, <br>land and court records from 1828; Probate Court<br> has marriage and probate records from 1827; <br>County Health Department has birth and death records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Carroll 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 records from 1900, <br>land and court records from 1828; Probate Court<br> has marriage and probate records from 1827; <br>County Health Department has birth and death records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Carroll County, Georgia. Page 152 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
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The county is named after [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Carroll_of_Carrollton Charles Carroll] (1737-1832), a signer of the Declaration of Independence.<ref>Charles Carroll of Carrollton, Wikipedia, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Carroll_of_Carrollton.</ref>  
 
The county is named after [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Carroll_of_Carrollton Charles Carroll] (1737-1832), a signer of the Declaration of Independence.<ref>Charles Carroll of Carrollton, Wikipedia, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Carroll_of_Carrollton.</ref>  

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Carroll County, Georgia
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Georgia
Location of Georgia in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 11, 1826
County Seat Carrollton
Courthouse
Address Carroll County Courthouse
423 College Street
PO Box 338
Carrollton, GA 30117
Phone: 770.830.5801
Carroll County Website

Contents

County Courthouse

Clerk superior Court has divorce records from 1900,
land and court records from 1828; Probate Court
has marriage and probate records from 1827;
County Health Department has birth and death records[1]

History

Charles Carroll.JPG

The county is named after Charles Carroll (1737-1832), a signer of the Declaration of Independence.[2]

Parent County

1826--Carroll County was created 11 December 1826 from Creek Indian Lands.  County seat:  Carrollton [3]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1927 -- 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 

  Index to Carroll County Deed Book A 1852-1896 Georgia Pioneers

  Index to Carroll County Deed Book 1858-1863 Georgia Pioneers

  Carroll County Superior Court Index to Deeds 1801-2012 Real Estate Index

Local Histories

Maps 

Marriages

  Carroll County Marriages 1829-1860 Georgia Pioneers

  Carroll County Marriages from newspapers 1885-1886 Georgia Pioneers

Military

Newspapers

Probate

  • 1852-1894 - Index of Carroll Co., GA, Will Book A - 1852 - 1894 at GAGenWeb - free.
  • 1852-1900 Carroll County Wills (digital images) Georgia Pioneers
  • Index to Inventories, Appraisements, Annual Returns 1854-1857 Georgia Pioneers
  • Index to Carroll County Will Book A 1852-1896 Georgia Pioneers
  • Index to Carroll County Will Book B 1896-1922 Georgia Pioneers
  • General Index to Carroll County Annual Returns and Vouchers 1831-1885 Georgia Pioneers

Taxation

Vital Records

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

Societies and Libraries 

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Carroll County, Georgia. Page 152 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. Charles Carroll of Carrollton, Wikipedia, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Carroll_of_Carrollton.
  3. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).