Jackson County, Florida Genealogy

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Guide to '''Jackson County Florida genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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Guide to Jackson County Florida genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Jackson County, Florida
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Location in the state of Florida
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Location of Florida in the U.S.
Facts
Founded August 12, 1822
County Seat Marianna
Courthouse
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Contents

County Courthouse

Jackson County Courthouse
2864 Madison Court; PO Box 510;
Marianna, FL 32447
Ph. 850.482.9552

Clerk Circuit Court has marriage records from 1845, land records from 1824,
divorce, divorce, military and court records from 1900. [1]

History

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The county is named after Andrew Jackson (1767-1845) who became Seventh President of the United States in 1829.[2]

Parent County

1822--Jackson County was created 12 August 1822 from Escambia County.
County seat: Marianna [3]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

November 30, 1848 -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.
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For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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


Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Sink Creek

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), Jackson County, Florida Page 135 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. "Andrew Jackson," Wikipedia.
  3. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).