Jackson County, Florida

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
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== History  ==
 
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[[Image:Andrew Jackson.JPG|thumb|right|400px|President Andrew Jackson (1767-1845)]]  
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The county is named after [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andrew_Jackson Andrew Jackson] (1767-1845) who became Seventh President of the United States in 1829.<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andrew_Jackson "Andrew Jackson,"] Wikipedia.</ref>
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The county is named after [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andrew_Jackson Andrew Jackson] (1767-1845) who became Seventh President of the United States in 1829.<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andrew_Jackson "Andrew Jackson,"] Wikipedia.</ref>  
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1822--'''Jackson County was created 12 August 1822&nbsp;from [[Escambia_County,_Florida|Escambia]] County.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat:&nbsp;'''&nbsp;Marianna <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1822--'''Jackson County was created 12 August 1822&nbsp;from [[Escambia County, Florida|Escambia]] County.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat:&nbsp;'''&nbsp;Marianna <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Bay_County,_Florida|Bay]]
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*[[Bay County, Florida|Bay]]  
*[[Calhoun_County,_Florida|Calhoun]]
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*[[Calhoun County, Florida|Calhoun]]  
*[[Decatur_County,_Georgia|Decatur County, Georgia]]  
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*[[Decatur County, Georgia|Decatur County, Georgia]]  
*[[Gadsden_County,_Florida|Gadsden]]  
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*[[Gadsden County, Florida|Gadsden]]  
*[[Geneva_County,_Alabama|Geneva County, Alabama]]  
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*[[Geneva County, Alabama|Geneva County, Alabama]]  
*[[Holmes_County,_Florida|Holmes]]
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*[[Holmes County, Florida|Holmes]]  
*[[Houston_County,_Alabama|Houston County, Alabama]]  
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*[[Houston County, Alabama|Houston County, Alabama]]  
*[[Liberty_County,_Florida|Liberty]]
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*[[Liberty County, Florida|Liberty]]  
*[[Seminole_County,_Georgia|Seminole County, Georgia]]
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*[[Seminole County, Georgia|Seminole County, Georgia]]  
*[[Washington_County,_Florida|Washington]]
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*[[Washington County, Florida|Washington]]
  
 
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Revision as of 21:49, 26 August 2010

 United States  > Florida > Jackson County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Andrew Jackson.JPG

The county is named after Andrew Jackson (1767-1845) who became Seventh President of the United States in 1829.[1]

Parent County

1822--Jackson County was created 12 August 1822 from Escambia County.  County seat:  Marianna [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

November 30, 1848 -- 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

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Sink Creek

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

Web Sites

References

  1. "Andrew Jackson," Wikipedia.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).