Chattooga County, Georgia Genealogy

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Revision as of 02:17, 28 February 2013


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Online Records



Chattooga County, Georgia
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Georgia
Location of Georgia in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 28, 1838
County Seat Summerville
Courthouse
Address Chattooga County Courthouse
PO Box 211
Summerville, GA 30747-0211
Phone: 706.857.0700
Chattooga County Website

Contents

County Courthouse

Clerk Court has divorce records from early 1900’s
and court records;  Clerk Office has birth, marriage
death, burial and probate records[1]

History

1838--Chattooga County was formed from parts of Floyd and Walker Counties. The county seat is Summerville.

Parent County

1838--Chattooga County was created 28 December 1838 fromFloyd and Walker Counties.
County seat: Summerville [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Marriages

  Marriages from Newspapers 1885-1886 Georgia Pioneers ($).

Military

Newspapers

Probate

  Index to Wills 1856-1924 Georgia Pioneers ($).

  Index to Inventories and Appraisements 1867-1868 Georgia Pioneers ($).

  Index to Annual Returns, Inventories, Appraisements, ouchers, 1851-1859 Georgia Pioneers ($).

  Wills 1856-1880 (digital images) Georgia Pioneers ($).

Taxation

Vital Records

Marriage

Marriage records can be found as far back as 1836.  Those prior to 1838 were probably recorded by ministers who recorded them after the fact.

Death
  • 1849-50, 1869-70 - Chattooga County, Georgia Genealogy 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), Chattooga County, Georgia. Page 153 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).