Dade County, Georgia Genealogy

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{{Georgia-stub}} <br> ''[[United States]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow-kelly.png]]&nbsp; [[Georgia (state)|Georgia]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow-kelly.png]]&nbsp; [[Dade_County,_Georgia|Dade County]]'' <br><br>
  
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== County Courthouse  ==
  
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[[Image:Dade County Georgia Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|200px]][http://www.dadecounty-ga.gov/index.cfm?lid=916 Dade County Courthouse]<br>PO Box 613; <br>Trenton, GA 30752<br> Phone: 706.657.4625 <br><br>County Clerk has divorce, court, and land records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Dade County, Georgia. Page 154 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
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'''1837'''--Dade County was created 25 December 1837&nbsp;from [[Walker County, Georgia|Walker]] County. <br>'''County seat:''' Trenton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Record Loss  ====
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'''1865 and 1895''' -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.
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For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:
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*[[Burned Counties Research]] <br>
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*[http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424 http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424]
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== Places/Localities  ==
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==== Populated Places  ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[DeKalb County, Alabama|DeKalb County, Alabama]]
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*[[Hamilton County, Tennessee|Hamilton County, Tennessee]]
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*[[Jackson County, Alabama|Jackson County, Alabama]]
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*[[Marion County, Tennessee|Marion County, Tennessee]]
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*[[Walker County, Georgia|Walker]]
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== Resources  ==
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==== Cemeteries  ====
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==== Church  ====
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==== Court  ====
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==== Land  ====
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==== Local Histories  ====
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==== Maps  ====
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==== Military  ====
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===== Civil War  =====
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====== Civil War Battle  ======
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The following Civil War battle was fought in Dade County.
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*September 10-11, 1863 = [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/ga003.htm Davis' Cross Roads], also known as Dug Gap<ref>Heritage Preservation Services, [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/ga003.htm Civil War Battle Summaries by State], (accessed 13 August, 2012)</ref>
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:[http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/GAmap.htm Map] showing Civil War battles in Georgia.
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==== Newspapers  ====
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==== Probate  ====
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*Wills and Estates 1884-1886 (digital images). See Names of Testators. [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countydade.html Georgia Pioneers]&nbsp;<br>
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*Index to Appraisements, Inventories, Sales 1853-1877 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countydade.html Georgia Pioneers]&nbsp;<br> ($)
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*Index to Will Bk A 1903-1948 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countydade.html Georgia Pioneers]&nbsp;<br> ($)<br>
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*Index to Wills, Minutes,&nbsp;Estates, Bk B 1884-1904 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countydade.html Georgia Pioneers]&nbsp;<br> ($)<br>
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==== Taxation  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
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===== Death  =====
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:*'''1859-60, 1869-70, 1879-80''' - {{PAGENAME}} Mortality Schedules at [http://search.ancestry.com/Browse/list.aspx?dbid=8756 Ancestry] ($).<br>
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== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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== Web Sites  ==
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*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
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*{{FHL|Georgia%2C+Dade|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/GA/Dade/ Dade County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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*Georgia Pioneers [http://www.georgiapioneers.com Georgia Pioneers] (S)
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== References  ==
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<references /> {{Georgia|Georgia}}
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[[Category:Dade_County,_Georgia]]

Revision as of 18:31, 5 January 2013


United States  Gotoarrow-kelly.png  Georgia  Gotoarrow-kelly.png  Dade County

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Online Records


Contents

County Courthouse

Dade County Georgia Courthouse.jpg
Dade County Courthouse
PO Box 613;
Trenton, GA 30752
Phone: 706.657.4625

County Clerk has divorce, court, and land records[1]

History

Parent County

1837--Dade County was created 25 December 1837 from Walker County.
County seat: Trenton [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1865 and 1895 -- 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

Civil War
Civil War Battle

The following Civil War battle was fought in Dade County.

Map showing Civil War battles in Georgia.

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Death
  • 1859-60, 1869-70, 1879-80 - Dade 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), Dade County, Georgia. Page 154 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).
  3. Heritage Preservation Services, Civil War Battle Summaries by State, (accessed 13 August, 2012)