Emanuel County, Georgia

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| county = Emanuel County
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| state = Georgia
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| founded year = 1812
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| founded date = December 10
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| seat = Swainsboro
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| building address = Emanuel County Courthouse<br>201 N Main Street PO Box 787<br>Swainsboro, Georgia 30401-2042<br>Phone: 912.237.8911<br>[http://www.emanuelchamber.org/Emanuel-County-Government.3.0.html '''Emanuel County Website'''] }}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[http://www.emanuelchamber.org/Emanuel-County-Government.3.0.html Emanuel County Courthouse] <br>201 N Main Street PO Box 787<br> Swainsboro, Georgia 30401-2042<br> Phone: 912.237.8911<br><br>Probate Court has birth, marriage, death and<br> probate records; Clerk Superior Court has<br> divorce, court and land records from 1812<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Emanuel 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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Probate Court has birth, marriage, death and<br> probate records; Clerk Superior Court has<br> divorce, court and land records from 1812<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Emanuel County, Georgia. Page 155 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 01:30, 6 March 2013


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Emanuel County, Georgia
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Georgia
Location of Georgia in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 10, 1812
County Seat Swainsboro
Courthouse
Address Emanuel County Courthouse
201 N Main Street PO Box 787
Swainsboro, Georgia 30401-2042
Phone: 912.237.8911
Emanuel County Website

Contents

County Courthouse

Probate Court has birth, marriage, death and
probate records; Clerk Superior Court has
divorce, court and land records from 1812[1]

History

Parent County

1812--Emanuel County was created 10 December 1812 from Bulloch and Montgomery Counties.
County seat: Swainsboro [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1841, 1855, 1857, 1919, and 1938 -- 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

Newspapers

Probate

  • Wills 1825-1857 (digital images). See list of testators. Georgia Pioneers
  • Wills 1857-1907 (digital images). See list of testators.  Georgia Pioneers
  • Index to Wills, Administrations, Guardians, Bonds, Book A, 1815-1868 Georgia Pioneers ($)

Taxation

Vital Records 

Marriages

Death
  • 1859-60, 1879-80 - Emanuel County, Georgia 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), Emanuel 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).