Charlton County, Georgia Genealogy

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Guide to '''Charlton County Georgia genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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Guide to '''Charlton County Georgia genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.  
  
 
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| building address = Charlton County Courthouse<br>100 Third Street<br>Folkston, GA 31537<br>Phone: 912.496.2549<br>[http://www.courtreference.com/Charlton-County-Georgia-Courts.htm '''Charlton County Website'''] }}  
 
| building address = Charlton County Courthouse<br>100 Third Street<br>Folkston, GA 31537<br>Phone: 912.496.2549<br>[http://www.courtreference.com/Charlton-County-Georgia-Courts.htm '''Charlton County Website'''] }}  
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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== Charlton County Georgia Courthouse  ==
  
 
Probate Judge has birth, marriage, death, burial<br>and probate records; Clerk Superior Court has <br>divorce, court and land&nbsp; records from 1877<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Charlton County, Georgia. Page 152 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
 
Probate Judge has birth, marriage, death, burial<br>and probate records; Clerk Superior Court has <br>divorce, court and land&nbsp; records from 1877<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Charlton County, Georgia. Page 152 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
  
== History  ==
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== Charlton County Georgia History  ==
  
 
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*[http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424 http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424]
  
== Places/Localities  ==
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== Charlton County Georgia Places/Localities  ==
  
 
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== Charlton County Georgia Genealogy Resources  ==
  
 
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:*'''1859-60, 1869-70''' - {{PAGENAME}} Mortality Schedules at [http://search.ancestry.com/Browse/list.aspx?dbid=8756 Ancestry] ($).<br>
 
:*'''1859-60, 1869-70''' - {{PAGENAME}} Mortality Schedules at [http://search.ancestry.com/Browse/list.aspx?dbid=8756 Ancestry] ($).<br>
  
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== Charlton County Georgia Genealogy Societies and Libraries<br>  ==
  
 
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/GA/Charlton/ Charlton County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
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Guide to Charlton County Georgia genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Charlton County, Georgia
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Georgia
Location of Georgia in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 18, 1854
County Seat Folkston
Courthouse
Address Charlton County Courthouse
100 Third Street
Folkston, GA 31537
Phone: 912.496.2549
Charlton County Website

Contents

Charlton County Georgia Courthouse

Probate Judge has birth, marriage, death, burial
and probate records; Clerk Superior Court has
divorce, court and land  records from 1877[1]

Charlton County Georgia History

Parent County

1854--Charlton County was created 18 February 1854 fromCamden County.  County seat:  Folkston [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1877 and February 19, 1928 - Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.

For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:

Charlton County Georgia Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Charlton County Georgia Genealogy Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court 

  Bonds of City Officials 1877-1891 Georgia Pioneers

Land 

  Index of Homesteads 1899-1912 Georgia Pioneers

Local Histories

  • McQueen, Alex. S. History of Charlton County. Atlanta, Ga.: Stein Print. Co., c1932. Digital version at Ancestry ($).

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate 

  Index to Letters of Administration and Guardianship 1879-1889 Georgia Pioneers

  Index to letters of Administration 1884-1892 Georgia Pioneers

  Index to Will Book A 1868-1911 Georgia Pioneers

  Index to Will Book R 1912-1960 Georgia Pioneers

  Wills 1868-1912 (digital images) Georgia Pioneers

Taxation

Vital Records

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

Charlton County Georgia Genealogy Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Charlton County Georgia Genealogy Websites 

  Georgia Pioneers Georgia Pioneers

Charlton County Georgia Genealogy References

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