Elbert County, Georgia Genealogy

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''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Georgia (state)|Georgia]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Elbert County'''  
  
Guide to '''Elbert County Georgia genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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Guide to '''Elbert County Georgia genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.  
  
 
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| building address = Elbert County Courthouse<br>10 W Church Sreet<br>Elberton, GA 30635-1498<br>Phone: 706.283.2005<br>[http://www.elbertco.net/ '''Elbert County Website'''] }}  
 
| building address = Elbert County Courthouse<br>10 W Church Sreet<br>Elberton, GA 30635-1498<br>Phone: 706.283.2005<br>[http://www.elbertco.net/ '''Elbert County Website'''] }}  
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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== Elbert County Georgia Courthouse  ==
  
[[Image:Elbert County Georgia Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|200px|Elbert County Georgia Courthouse.jpg]] Clerk Superior Court has divorce, court, land and cemetery records,&nbsp; from 1790 and military from 1922; Probate Court has birth, marriage, death, burial and probate records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Elbert County, Georgia. Page 155 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
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[[Image:Elbert County Georgia Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|200px]] Clerk Superior Court has divorce, court, land and cemetery records,&nbsp; from 1790 and military from 1922; Probate Court has birth, marriage, death, burial and probate records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Elbert County, Georgia. Page 155 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
  
== History  ==
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== Elbert County Georgia History  ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
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==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
  
== Places/Localities  ==
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== Elbert County Georgia Places/Localities  ==
  
 
==== Populated Places  ====
 
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*[[Wilkes County, Georgia|Wilkes]]
 
*[[Wilkes County, Georgia|Wilkes]]
  
== Resources  ==
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== Elbert County Georgia Genealogy Resources  ==
  
 
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:*'''1869-70''' - {{PAGENAME}} Mortality Schedules at [http://search.ancestry.com/Browse/list.aspx?dbid=8756 Ancestry] ($).<br>
 
:*'''1869-70''' - {{PAGENAME}} Mortality Schedules at [http://search.ancestry.com/Browse/list.aspx?dbid=8756 Ancestry] ($).<br>
  
== Societies and Libraries<br>  ==
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== Elbert County Georgia Genealogy Societies and Libraries<br>  ==
  
 
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]&nbsp;
  
== Web Sites ==
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== Elbert County Georgia Genealogy Websites ==
  
 
*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]&nbsp;($)<br>
 
*Georgia Pioneers [http://www.georgiapioneers.com Georgia Pioneers]&nbsp;($)<br>
  
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Revision as of 17:43, 22 March 2013

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Guide to Elbert County Georgia genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Online Records



Elbert County, Georgia
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Georgia
Location of Georgia in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 10, 1790
County Seat Elberton
Courthouse
Address Elbert County Courthouse
10 W Church Sreet
Elberton, GA 30635-1498
Phone: 706.283.2005
Elbert County Website

Contents

Elbert County Georgia Courthouse

Elbert County Georgia Courthouse.jpg
Clerk Superior Court has divorce, court, land and cemetery records,  from 1790 and military from 1922; Probate Court has birth, marriage, death, burial and probate records[1]

Elbert County Georgia History

Parent County

1790--Elbert County was created 10 December 1790 from Wilkes County. County seat:  Elberton [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Elbert County Georgia Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Elbert County Georgia Genealogy Resources

African American

  • In Those Days is an oral history from elderly African Americans in Elbert County, Georgia, and Abbeville County, South Carolina.

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

  • McIntosh, John H. The Official History of Elbert County, 1790-1935. Elberton, Ga.: The Chapter, c1940. Digital version at Ancestry ($).

Maps

Marriages

Migration

Early migration routes to Elbert County for European settlers included:

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

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

Elbert County Georgia Genealogy Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Elbert County Georgia Genealogy Websites

Elbert County Georgia Genealogy References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Elbert County, Georgia. Page 155 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).