Harris County, Georgia

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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Georgia (state)|Georgia]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Harris County, Georgia|Harris County]]''  
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
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==== Parent County  ====
 
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'''1827'''--Harris County was created 14 December 1827&nbsp;from[[Muscogee County, Georgia|Muscogee]] and [[Troup County, Georgia|Troup]] Counties.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat:&nbsp;'''&nbsp;Hamilton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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'''1827'''--Harris County was created 14 December 1827&nbsp;from[[Muscogee County, Georgia|Muscogee]] and [[Troup County, Georgia|Troup]] Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' Hamilton<ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:  
 
For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:  
  
*[[Burned Counties Research]] <br>
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
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:*'''1879-80''' - Hamilton Mortality Schedules at [http://search.ancestry.com/Browse/list.aspx?dbid=8756 Ancestry] ($).<br>
  
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
  
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Revision as of 23:49, 13 February 2012

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Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1827--Harris County was created 14 December 1827 fromMuscogee and Troup Counties.
County seat: Hamilton[1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1865 -- Fire set by Federal Troops, but quickly extinguished.

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

Taxation

Vital Records

Death
  • 1879-80 - Hamilton Mortality Schedules at Ancestry ($).

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).