Harris County, Georgia Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
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==== Probate&nbsp;  ====
 
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*Wills,&nbsp;Book A, 1835-1849 (abstracts) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyharris.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Wills,&nbsp;Book 1, 1835-1849 (abstracts) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyharris.html Georgia Pioneers]  
*Index to Wills 1850-1875 (abstracts) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyharris.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Wills, Book 2,&nbsp;1850-1875 (digital images). See names of Testators. &nbsp;[http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyharris.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Index to Will Book 1, 1850-1875&nbsp; [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyharris.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Index to Will Book 2, 1873-1932 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyharris.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Index to Misc. Estates, Book B, 1837-1844 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyharris.html Georgia Pioneers]
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
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'''Marriages'''
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*Index to Harris County Marriages 1828-1860
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*Index to Harris County Marriages 1859-1872 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyharris.html Georgia Pioneers]
  
 
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===== Death  =====
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:*'''1879-80''' - Hamilton Mortality Schedules at [http://search.ancestry.com/Browse/list.aspx?dbid=8756 Ancestry] ($).<br>
 
:*'''1879-80''' - Hamilton Mortality Schedules at [http://search.ancestry.com/Browse/list.aspx?dbid=8756 Ancestry] ($).<br>
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== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==

Revision as of 05:06, 17 March 2012


United States RTENOTITLE Georgia RTENOTITLE Harris County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1827--Harris County was created 14 December 1827 from Muscogee 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 

Marriages

  • Index to Harris County Marriages 1828-1860
  • Index to Harris County Marriages 1859-1872 Georgia Pioneers
Death
  • 1869-70, 1879-80 - Harris County, Georgia Genealogy Mortality Schedules at Ancestry ($).
  • 1879-80 - Hamilton Mortality Schedules at Ancestry ($).


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).