Dougherty County, Georgia Genealogy

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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Georgia (state)|Georgia]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Dougherty_County,_Georgia|Dougherty County]]''  
  
Guide to '''Dougherty County Georgia genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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Guide to '''Dougherty County Georgia genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.  
  
 
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| building address = Dougherty County Courthouse<br>222 Pine Avenue<br>Albany, GA 31703-5301<br>Phone: 770.920.7252<br>[http://www.albany.ga.us/content/1800/2887/2979/default.aspx '''Dougherty County Website'''] }}  
 
| building address = Dougherty County Courthouse<br>222 Pine Avenue<br>Albany, GA 31703-5301<br>Phone: 770.920.7252<br>[http://www.albany.ga.us/content/1800/2887/2979/default.aspx '''Dougherty County Website'''] }}  
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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== Dougherty County Georgia Courthouse  ==
  
 
Probate Court has birth, marriage, death and probate records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Dougherty County, Georgia. Page 154 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
 
Probate Court has birth, marriage, death and probate records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Dougherty County, Georgia. Page 154 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
  
== History  ==
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== Dougherty County Georgia History  ==
  
 
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== Dougherty County Georgia Places/Localities  ==
  
 
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*[[Worth County, Georgia|Worth]]
 
*[[Worth County, Georgia|Worth]]
  
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== Dougherty County Georgia Genealogy Resources  ==
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
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*[http://www.genealogybuff.com/ga/dougherty/webbbs_config.pl Dougherty County, Georgia Obituary Collection] Free from GenealogyBuff.com. Collected from funeral homes in the Albany, Bridgeboro, Putney, and the Southwestern Georgia area.
 
*[http://www.genealogybuff.com/ga/dougherty/webbbs_config.pl Dougherty County, Georgia Obituary Collection] Free from GenealogyBuff.com. Collected from funeral homes in the Albany, Bridgeboro, Putney, and the Southwestern Georgia area.
  
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== Dougherty County Georgia Genealogy Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
  
 
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*[[Albany Georgia Family History Center]]
 
*[[Albany Georgia Family History Center]]
  
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*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
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*Georgia Pioneers [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/ Georgia Pioneers]<br>
 
*Georgia Pioneers [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/ Georgia Pioneers]<br>
  
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Guide to Dougherty County Georgia genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Dougherty County, Georgia
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Georgia
Location of Georgia in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 15, 1853
County Seat Albany
Courthouse
Address Dougherty County Courthouse
222 Pine Avenue
Albany, GA 31703-5301
Phone: 770.920.7252
Dougherty County Website

Contents

Dougherty County Georgia Courthouse

Probate Court has birth, marriage, death and probate records[1]

Dougherty County Georgia History

Parent County

1853--Dougherty County was created 15 December 1853 from Baker County.
County seat: Albany [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Dougherty County Georgia Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Dougherty County Georgia Genealogy Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

  • History and Reminiscences of Dougherty County, Georgia. Albany, Ga.: Herald Pub. Co., 1924. Digital version at Ancestry ($).

Maps

Military

Newspapers

  • Albany Herald - full-text digital issues in Google News Archive; covers 1973-2009
  • Albany Sunday Herald - full-text digital issues in Google News Archive; covers 1977-1992

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

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

Dougherty County Georgia Genealogy Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Dougherty Count Georgia Genealogy Websites

Dougherty County Georgia Genealogy References

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