Effingham County, Georgia Genealogy

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{{Georgia-stub}} <br>''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[Georgia (state)|Georgia]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]]'' '''Effingham County'''
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{{Georgia-stub}} <br>''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[Georgia (state)|Georgia]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]]'' '''Effingham County'''  
  
 
[http://www.effinghamcounty.org/ Effingham County Courthouse]<br>901 N Pine Street<br>Springfield, GA 31329<br>Phone: 912.754.2101 <br><br>Probate Court has birth and death recors from 1927, <br>marriage and probate records from 1790; Clerk <br>Superior Court has divorce and court records from 1777<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Effingham County, Georgia. Page 154 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
 
[http://www.effinghamcounty.org/ Effingham County Courthouse]<br>901 N Pine Street<br>Springfield, GA 31329<br>Phone: 912.754.2101 <br><br>Probate Court has birth and death recors from 1927, <br>marriage and probate records from 1790; Clerk <br>Superior Court has divorce and court records from 1777<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Effingham 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  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
  
:*''Ebenezer Record Book: Containing Early Records of Jerusalem Evangelical Lutheran Church, Effingham, Ga., More Commonly Known as Ebenezer Church.'' Savannah, Ga.: C.A. Linn, 1929. Digital version at [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=22754 Ancestry] ($).<br>
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:*''Ebenezer Record Book: Containing Early Records of Jerusalem Evangelical Lutheran Church, Effingham, Ga., More Commonly Known as Ebenezer Church.'' Savannah, Ga.: C.A. Linn, 1929. Digital version at [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=22754 Ancestry] ($).<br>  
:*Saltzburgher Births and Baptisms 1756-1787 (digital images) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyeffingham.html Georgia Pioneers]<br>
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:*Saltzburgher Births and Baptisms 1756-1787 (digital images) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyeffingham.html Georgia Pioneers]<br>  
 
:*Constitution and By-Laws of the Georgia Saltburger Society, 1734-1925 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyeffingham.html Georgia Pioneers]<br>
 
:*Constitution and By-Laws of the Georgia Saltburger Society, 1734-1925 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyeffingham.html Georgia Pioneers]<br>
  
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==== Land  ====
 
==== Land  ====
  
[http://find.sos.state.ga.us/archon/?p=collections/controlcard&id=3096 .Effingham County - Probate Court - Land Warrants, 1783-1787] | Georgia Archives<br>
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[http://find.sos.state.ga.us/archon/?p=collections/controlcard&id=3096 .Effingham County - Probate Court - Land Warrants, 1783-1787] | Georgia Archives<br>  
  
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
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==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
  
==== Marriages<br> ====
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==== Marriages<br> ====
  
 
*Saltzburgher Marriages 1754-1769; 1769-1778, New Jerusalem Church (digital images) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyeffingham.html Georgia Pioneers]<br>
 
*Saltzburgher Marriages 1754-1769; 1769-1778, New Jerusalem Church (digital images) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyeffingham.html Georgia Pioneers]<br>
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#[http://www.copies1918.com/effingham-4.html Will Book 4: 1866-1898]<br>
 
#[http://www.copies1918.com/effingham-4.html Will Book 4: 1866-1898]<br>
  
*Wills 1826-1845 (abstracts) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyeffingham.html Georgia Pioneers]<br>
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*Wills 1826-1845 (abstracts) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyeffingham.html Georgia Pioneers]<br>  
*Index to Wills,&nbsp;Vol. 3, 1829-1858 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyeffingham.html Georgia Pioneers]<br>
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*Index to Wills,&nbsp;Vol. 3, 1829-1858 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyeffingham.html Georgia Pioneers]<br>  
*Index to Wills, Vol. 4, 1866-1898 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyeffingham.html Georgia Pioneers]<br>
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*Index to Wills, Vol. 4, 1866-1898 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyeffingham.html Georgia Pioneers]<br>  
 
*Index to Inventories and Appraisements, Vol. 3, 1827-1865 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyeffingham.html Georgia Pioneers]<br>
 
*Index to Inventories and Appraisements, Vol. 3, 1827-1865 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyeffingham.html Georgia Pioneers]<br>
  
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
===== Saltzburgher Births and Baptisms 1756-1787 (digital images) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyeffingham.html Georgia Pioneers]<br> =====
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===== Saltzburgher Births and Baptisms 1756-1787 (digital images) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyeffingham.html Georgia Pioneers]<br> =====
  
 
==== Marriage  ====
 
==== Marriage  ====
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*''{{FHL|265469|title-id|disp=Marriage records, Effingham County, Georgia, 1750-1875}}''&nbsp; Lane, Jane Warren Hollingsworth, b. 1883.
 
*''{{FHL|265469|title-id|disp=Marriage records, Effingham County, Georgia, 1750-1875}}''&nbsp; Lane, Jane Warren Hollingsworth, b. 1883.
  
===== Death<br> =====
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:*'''1879-80''' - {{PAGENAME}} Mortality Schedules at [http://search.ancestry.com/Browse/list.aspx?dbid=8756 Ancestry] ($).<br>
 
:*'''1879-80''' - {{PAGENAME}} Mortality Schedules at [http://search.ancestry.com/Browse/list.aspx?dbid=8756 Ancestry] ($).<br>
  
== Societies and Libraries <br> ==
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== Societies and Libraries <br> ==
  
 
==== Family History Centers  ====
 
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]<br>
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]<br>
  
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== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/GA/Effingham/ Effingham County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)  
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/GA/Effingham/ Effingham County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)  
 
*[http://www.usgennet.org/usa/ga/county/effingham/ Effingham County Georgia] (USGenNet)  
 
*[http://www.usgennet.org/usa/ga/county/effingham/ Effingham County Georgia] (USGenNet)  
*[http://www.mygeorgiagenealogy.com/ga-county-effingham.html Effingham County, Georgia History, Records, Facts and Genealogy] (My Georgia Genealogy)<br>
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*[http://www.mygeorgiagenealogy.com/ga-county-effingham.html Effingham County, Georgia History, Records, Facts and Genealogy] (My Georgia Genealogy)<br>  
 
*Georgia Pioneers [http://www.georgiapioneers.com Georgia Pioneers]
 
*Georgia Pioneers [http://www.georgiapioneers.com Georgia Pioneers]
  
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Revision as of 18:34, 5 January 2013


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Effingham County Courthouse
901 N Pine Street
Springfield, GA 31329
Phone: 912.754.2101

Probate Court has birth and death recors from 1927,
marriage and probate records from 1790; Clerk
Superior Court has divorce and court records from 1777[1]

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Online Records


Contents

History

Parent County

1777--Effingham County was created 5 February 1777 from St. Matthew and St. Philip Parishes.
County seat: Springfield [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

  • Ebenezer Record Book: Containing Early Records of Jerusalem Evangelical Lutheran Church, Effingham, Ga., More Commonly Known as Ebenezer Church. Savannah, Ga.: C.A. Linn, 1929. Digital version at Ancestry ($).
  • Saltzburgher Births and Baptisms 1756-1787 (digital images) Georgia Pioneers
  • Constitution and By-Laws of the Georgia Saltburger Society, 1734-1925 Georgia Pioneers

Court

Land

.Effingham County - Probate Court - Land Warrants, 1783-1787 | Georgia Archives

Local Histories

Maps

Marriages

  • Saltzburgher Marriages 1754-1769; 1769-1778, New Jerusalem Church (digital images) Georgia Pioneers

Military

Newspapers

Probate

The organization Strictly By Name provides free online indexes to early Effingham County probate records. They offer a record retrieval service to photocopy and transcribe microfilm copies of the original documents for a small fee. Available indexes:

  1. Will Book 3: 1829-1859
  2. Will Book 4: 1866-1898

Taxation

Vital Records

Saltzburgher Births and Baptisms 1756-1787 (digital images) Georgia Pioneers

Marriage

Death
  • 1879-80 - Effingham 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), Effingham 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).