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Hamilton County, Florida
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Founded December 26, 1827
County Seat Jasper
Courthouse
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Contents

County Courthouse

Hamilton County Courthouse
207 NE 1st Street
Jasper, FL 32052
Phone: 904.792.1288

County Judge has marriage and probate records;
Clerk Circuit  Court has divorce and court records from 1881
and  land records from 1837[1]

History

Parent County

1827--Hamilton County was created 26 December 1827 from Jefferson County.
County seat: Jasper [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1929 -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.

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Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Hamilton County, Florida census records online, see: Florida Census.

The 1885 Florida State Population Census includes sex, age, relationship, occupation, place of birth of each family member and parents. Also census for agriculture, manufacture and mortality.

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Hamilton County, Florida Page 134 {WorldCat|50140092|disp=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).

 

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