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County Courthouse

Jefferson County Courthouse
202 E Broad Street; PO Box 658;
Louisville, GA 30434-1622
Phone: 478.625.7922 

Clerk of Courts has land and court records from 1865,
divorce records from 1900’s and marriage records;
Probate Court has probate records; County Health
Department has birth and death records[1]

History

Parent County

1796--Jefferson County was created 20 February 1796 from Burke and Warren Counties. County seat:  Louisville [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court 

  1797 Grand Jurors Georgia Pioneers

  1799 Petit Jurors   Georgia Pioneers


Land 

  Abstracts of Deeds 1797-1799 Georgia Pioneers

Local Histories

  • Thomas, Z. V. History of Jefferson County. Macon, Ga.: Press of the J.W. Burke Co., 1927. Digital version at Ancestry ($).

Maps 

Marriages

  1885-1886 (rom newspapers) Georgia Pioneers

  Marriage Contracts found in deeds, documents 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), Jefferson County, Georgia. Page 157 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).

 

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