Henry County, Georgia

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
Henry County Courthouse<br> 345 Phillips Drive<br> McDonough, GA 30253-3425<br> Phone: 770.954.2400&nbsp;<br><br>Clerk Superior Court has divorce, court and land records from 1821
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[http://publicrecords.onlinesearches.com/GA_Henry.htm Henry County Courthouse]<br> 345 Phillips Drive<br> McDonough, GA 30253-3425<br> Phone: 770.954.2400&nbsp;<br><br>Clerk Superior Court has divorce, court and land records from 1821<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Henry County, Georgia. Page 156 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 17:15, 8 October 2012

United States  > Georgia > Henry County

Contents

County Courthouse

Henry County Courthouse
345 Phillips Drive
McDonough, GA 30253-3425
Phone: 770.954.2400 

Clerk Superior Court has divorce, court and land records from 1821[1]

History

Parent County

1821--Henry County was created 15 May 1821 from Creek Indian Lands. County seat: McDonough [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1824 -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.

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 

Marriages

Henry County Marriage Contracts found in deeds, documents, etc. [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyhenry.html Georgia Pioneers

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), Henry County, Georgia. Page 156 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).