Fulton County, Georgia

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
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== History  ==
 
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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>  
 
:*''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] ($).<br>  
:*Nancy Creek Minutes and Memberships 1824-1833 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyfulton.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)
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:*Nancy Creek Minutes and Memberships 1824-1833 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyfulton.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)  
:*First Baptist church of Atlanta [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyfulton.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)
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:*First Baptist church of Atlanta [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyfulton.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)  
:*Druid Hills Baptist Church of Atlanta [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyfulton.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)
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:*Druid Hills Baptist Church of Atlanta [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyfulton.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)  
 
:*Trinity Methodist Church&nbsp; of Atlanta [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyfulton.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)
 
:*Trinity Methodist Church&nbsp; of Atlanta [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyfulton.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)
  
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==== Marriages  ====
 
==== Marriages  ====
  
Marriages from old newspapers (1869-1906) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyfulton.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)
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Marriages from old newspapers (1869-1906) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyfulton.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)  
  
 
==== Military&nbsp;  ====
 
==== Military&nbsp;  ====
  
Rosters of Confederate Soldiers from&nbsp;Fulton County [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyfulton.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)
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Rosters of Confederate Soldiers from&nbsp;Fulton County [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyfulton.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)  
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
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==== Probate&nbsp;  ====
 
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*Wills 1854-1882 (abstracts) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyfulton.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)
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*Wills 1854-1882 (abstracts) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyfulton.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)  
*Index to Will Book A, 1854-1882; Will Book B, 1882-1894 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyfulton.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)
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*Index to Will Book A, 1854-1882; Will Book B, 1882-1894 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyfulton.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)  
*Index to Annual&nbsp;Returns, Book&nbsp;A, 1854-1861 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyfulton.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)
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*Index to Annual&nbsp;Returns, Book&nbsp;A, 1854-1861 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyfulton.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)  
*Index to Annual Returns,&nbsp;Book B, 1861-1865 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyfulton.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)
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*Index to Annual Returns,&nbsp;Book B, 1861-1865 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyfulton.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)  
 
*Index to Annua Returns,&nbsp;Book C, 1866-1888 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyfulton.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)&nbsp;  
 
*Index to Annua Returns,&nbsp;Book C, 1866-1888 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyfulton.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)&nbsp;  
*Index to Inventories and Appraisements, Book A, 1854-1866 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyfulton.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)
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*Index to Inventories and Appraisements, Book A, 1854-1866 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyfulton.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)  
*Index to Inventories and Appraisements, Book B, 1866-1883 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyfulton.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)
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*Index to Inventories and Appraisements, Book B, 1866-1883 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyfulton.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)  
*Index to Miscellaneous Estates 1870-1935 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyfulton.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)
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*Index to Miscellaneous Estates 1870-1935 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyfulton.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)  
 
*Index to Indentures of Apprenticeship 1899-1913 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyfulton.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)
 
*Index to Indentures of Apprenticeship 1899-1913 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyfulton.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)
  
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===== Birth  =====
 
===== Birth  =====
  
Atlanta Births 1886-1889; 1905-1910 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyfulton.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)
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Atlanta Births 1886-1889; 1905-1910 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyfulton.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)  
  
 
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Revision as of 21:49, 22 April 2012


United States Gotoarrow.png Georgia Gotoarrow.png Fulton County

Contents

County Courthouse

Fulton County Georgia Courthouse.jpg

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 ($).
  • Nancy Creek Minutes and Memberships 1824-1833 Georgia Pioneers ($)
  • First Baptist church of Atlanta Georgia Pioneers ($)
  • Druid Hills Baptist Church of Atlanta Georgia Pioneers ($)
  • Trinity Methodist Church  of Atlanta Georgia Pioneers ($)
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 

Marriages

Marriages from old newspapers (1869-1906) Georgia Pioneers ($)

Military 

Rosters of Confederate Soldiers from Fulton County Georgia Pioneers ($)

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 

Birth

Atlanta Births 1886-1889; 1905-1910 Georgia Pioneers ($)


Death
  • 1859-60, 1869-70, 1879-80 - Fulton County, Georgia 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).