Fulton County, Georgia Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
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:*Grizzle, R. L. ''Oakland Cemetery, Atlanta, Georgia [database on-line].'' Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 1999. Digital version at [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4105 Ancestry] ($).<br>
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:*Grizzle, R. L. ''Oakland Cemetery, Atlanta, Georgia [database on-line].'' Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc., 1999. Digital version at [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4105 Ancestry] ($).<br>
  
 
[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=15413 Westview Cemetery, Atlanta] BillionGraves  
 
[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=15413 Westview Cemetery, Atlanta] BillionGraves  
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==== Church  ====
 
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:*''Semi-centennial History of the Second Baptist Church of Atlanta, Georgia, November 27-30, 1904.'' Atlanta: Foote & Davies Co., Printers, Binders, 1904?. Digital version at [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=22928 Ancestry] ($).<br>
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:*''Semi-centennial History of the Second Baptist Church of Atlanta, Georgia, November 27-30, 1904.'' Atlanta: Foote &amp; Davies Co., Printers, Binders, 1904?. Digital version at [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=22928 Ancestry] ($).<br>
  
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LDS Ward and Branch Records  
 
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:*'''1867''' - Barnwell, V. T. ''Barnwell's Atlanta City Directory, and Strangers' Guide: Also, A General Firemen's, Church, Masonic, and Odd-fellows' Record.'' Atlanta: Intelligencer Book and Job Office, 1867. Digital version at [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=22721 Ancestry] ($).<br>
 
:*'''1867''' - Barnwell, V. T. ''Barnwell's Atlanta City Directory, and Strangers' Guide: Also, A General Firemen's, Church, Masonic, and Odd-fellows' Record.'' Atlanta: Intelligencer Book and Job Office, 1867. Digital version at [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=22721 Ancestry] ($).<br>
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:*Allen, Ivan. ''The Atlanta Spirit: Altitude + Attitude.'' Atlanta, Ga.: I. Allen-Marshall Co., 1948. Digital version at [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=22715 Ancestry] ($).<br>
 
:*Allen, Ivan. ''The Atlanta Spirit: Altitude + Attitude.'' Atlanta, Ga.: I. Allen-Marshall Co., 1948. Digital version at [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=22715 Ancestry] ($).<br>
  
:*''Atlanta, A City of the Modern South.'' New York: Smith & Durrell, c1942. Digital version at [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=22716 Ancestry] ($).<br>
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:*''Atlanta, A City of the Modern South.'' New York: Smith &amp; Durrell, c1942. Digital version at [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=22716 Ancestry] ($).<br>
  
 
:*''Atlanta Centennial Year Book: 1837-1937.'' Atlanta?: G. Murphy, 1937. Digital version at [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=22711 Ancestry] ($).<br>
 
:*''Atlanta Centennial Year Book: 1837-1937.'' Atlanta?: G. Murphy, 1937. Digital version at [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=22711 Ancestry] ($).<br>
  
:*Clarke, Edward Young. ''Atlanta Illustrated: Containing Glances at Its Population, Business, Manufactures, Industries, Institutions, Society, Healthfulness, Architecture, and Advantages Generally, with 150 Ullustrations and a Lithographic Map of the City.'' Atlanta, Ga.: J.P. Harrison & Co., 1881. Digital version at [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=22713 Ancestry] ($).<br>
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:*Clarke, Edward Young. ''Atlanta Illustrated: Containing Glances at Its Population, Business, Manufactures, Industries, Institutions, Society, Healthfulness, Architecture, and Advantages Generally, with 150 Ullustrations and a Lithographic Map of the City.'' Atlanta, Ga.: J.P. Harrison &amp; Co., 1881. Digital version at [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=22713 Ancestry] ($).<br>
  
 
:*Cooper, Walter G. ''Official History of Fulton County.'' Atlanta: W.W. Brown Pub. Co., c1934. Digital version at [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=22884 Ancestry] ($).<br>
 
:*Cooper, Walter G. ''Official History of Fulton County.'' Atlanta: W.W. Brown Pub. Co., c1934. Digital version at [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=22884 Ancestry] ($).<br>
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:*Hornady, John R. ''Atlanta, Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow.'' unknown: American Cities Book Co., 1922. Digital version at [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=22719 Ancestry] ($).<br>
 
:*Hornady, John R. ''Atlanta, Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow.'' unknown: American Cities Book Co., 1922. Digital version at [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=22719 Ancestry] ($).<br>
  
:*''History of Atlanta, Georgia: With Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of Some of Its Prominent Men and Pioneers.'' Syracuse, N.Y.: D. Mason & Co., 1889. Digital version at [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=22814 Ancestry] ($).<br>
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:*''History of Atlanta, Georgia: With Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of Some of Its Prominent Men and Pioneers.'' Syracuse, N.Y.: D. Mason &amp; Co., 1889. Digital version at [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=22814 Ancestry] ($).<br>
  
 
:*Ivey, John E. ''Building Atlanta's Future: by John E. Ivey, Jr., Nicholas J. Demerath, Woodrow W. Breland.'' Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, c1948. Digital version at [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=25407 Ancestry] ($).<br>
 
:*Ivey, John E. ''Building Atlanta's Future: by John E. Ivey, Jr., Nicholas J. Demerath, Woodrow W. Breland.'' Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, c1948. Digital version at [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=25407 Ancestry] ($).<br>
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:*'''1859-60, 1869-70, 1879-80''' - {{PAGENAME}} Mortality Schedules at [http://search.ancestry.com/Browse/list.aspx?dbid=8756 Ancestry] ($).<br>
  
 
==== Yearbooks  ====
 
==== Yearbooks  ====

Revision as of 22:58, 13 February 2012


United States Gotoarrow.png Georgia Gotoarrow.png Fulton County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1853--Fulton County was created 20 December 1853 from DeKalb, Campbell and Milton (became part of Fulton County  in 1932) Counties.
County seat:  Atlanta [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

  • Grizzle, R. L. Oakland Cemetery, Atlanta, Georgia [database on-line]. Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc., 1999. Digital version at Ancestry ($).

Westview Cemetery, Atlanta BillionGraves

Church

Baptist
  • Semi-centennial History of the Second Baptist Church of Atlanta, Georgia, November 27-30, 1904. Atlanta: Foote & Davies Co., Printers, Binders, 1904?. Digital version at Ancestry ($).
LDS

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Atlanta
  • East Point

Court

Directories

  • 1867 - Barnwell, V. T. Barnwell's Atlanta City Directory, and Strangers' Guide: Also, A General Firemen's, Church, Masonic, and Odd-fellows' Record. Atlanta: Intelligencer Book and Job Office, 1867. Digital version at Ancestry ($).
  • 1889 - Atlanta City Directory, 1889. Atlanta, GA: R. L. Polk and Co., 1889. Digital version at Ancestry ($).
  • 1890 - Atlanta City Directory, 1890. Atlanta, GA: R. L. Polk and Co., 1890. Digital version at Ancestry ($).

Land

Local Histories

  • Allen, Ivan. Atlanta from the Ashes. Atlanta, Ga.: Ruralist Press, 1929. Digital version at Ancestry ($).
  • Allen, Ivan. The Atlanta Spirit: Altitude + Attitude. Atlanta, Ga.: I. Allen-Marshall Co., 1948. Digital version at Ancestry ($).
  • Atlanta, A City of the Modern South. New York: Smith & Durrell, c1942. Digital version at Ancestry ($).
  • Atlanta Centennial Year Book: 1837-1937. Atlanta?: G. Murphy, 1937. Digital version at Ancestry ($).
  • Clarke, Edward Young. Atlanta Illustrated: Containing Glances at Its Population, Business, Manufactures, Industries, Institutions, Society, Healthfulness, Architecture, and Advantages Generally, with 150 Ullustrations and a Lithographic Map of the City. Atlanta, Ga.: J.P. Harrison & Co., 1881. Digital version at Ancestry ($).
  • Cooper, Walter G. Official History of Fulton County. Atlanta: W.W. Brown Pub. Co., c1934. Digital version at Ancestry ($).
  • Hand Book of the City of Atlanta: A Comprehensive Review of the City's Commercial, Industrial and Residential Conditions. Atlanta, Ga.: Southern Industrial Pub. Co., 1898. Digital version at Ancestry ($).
  • Hornady, John R. Atlanta, Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow. unknown: American Cities Book Co., 1922. Digital version at Ancestry ($).
  • History of Atlanta, Georgia: With Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of Some of Its Prominent Men and Pioneers. Syracuse, N.Y.: D. Mason & Co., 1889. Digital version at Ancestry ($).
  • Ivey, John E. Building Atlanta's Future: by John E. Ivey, Jr., Nicholas J. Demerath, Woodrow W. Breland. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, c1948. Digital version at Ancestry ($).
  • Martin, Thomas H. Atlanta and Its Builders: A Comprehensive History of the Gate City of the South. Atlanta: Century Memorial Pub. Co., 1902. Digital version at Ancestry ($).
  • Pioneer Citizens' History of Atlanta: 1833-1902. Atlanta, Ga.: Pioneer Citizens' Society of Atlanta, 1902. Digital version at Ancestry ($).

Maps

Military

Newspapers

  • 1868, 1875-1876, 1895 - The Constitution (Atlanta, Ga.). Digital version at Ancestry ($).
  • 1870-1924 - The Atlanta Constitution (Atlanta, Ga.). Digital version at Ancestry ($).
  • 1876-1879 - The Daily Constitution (Atlanta, Ga.). Digital version at Ancestry ($).
  • 1904-1928 - Atlanta Independent - an African-American newspaper; full-text digital issues in Google News Archive; covers 1904-1928.

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

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

Yearbooks

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).