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''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[Georgia (state)|Georgia]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]]'' '''Laurens County'''<br><br>
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Guide to '''Laurens County Georgia genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Laurens County
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| state = Georgia
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| founded year = 1807
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| founded date = December 10
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| seat = Dublin
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| building address = Laurens County Courthouse<br>101 N Jefferson Street<br>Dublin, GA 31021-6198<br>Phone: 478.272.3210<br>[http://publicrecords.onlinesearches.com/GA_Laurens.htm '''Laurens County Website'''] }}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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Probate Court has marriage and probate records; <br>Clerk Superior Court has divorce,&nbsp;court, and land&nbsp;<br>records from 1807; County Health Department has <br>birth and death records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Laurens County, Georgia. Page 157 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1807'''--Laurens County was created&nbsp;10 December 1807&nbsp;from [[Wilkinson_County,_Georgia|Wilkinson]] County. '''County seat:&nbsp;'''&nbsp;Dublin <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1807'''--Laurens County was created&nbsp;10 December 1807&nbsp;from [[Wilkinson County, Georgia|Wilkinson]] County. '''County seat:&nbsp;'''&nbsp;Dublin <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Bleckley_County,_Georgia|Bleckley]]
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*[[Bleckley County, Georgia|Bleckley]]  
*[[Dodge_County,_Georgia|Dodge]]
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*[[Dodge County, Georgia|Dodge]]  
*[[Emanuel_County,_Georgia|Emanuel]]
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*[[Emanuel County, Georgia|Emanuel]]  
*[[Johnson_County,_Georgia|Johnson]]
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*[[Johnson County, Georgia|Johnson]]  
*[[Treutlen_County,_Georgia|Treutlen]]
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*[[Treutlen County, Georgia|Treutlen]]  
*[[Twiggs_County,_Georgia|Twiggs]]
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*[[Twiggs County, Georgia|Twiggs]]  
*[[Wheeler_County,_Georgia|Wheeler]]
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*[[Wheeler County, Georgia|Wheeler]]  
*[[Wilkinson_County,_Georgia|Wilkinson]]
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*[[Wilkinson County, Georgia|Wilkinson]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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*Wills 1809-1840 (digital images) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countylaurens.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Index to Wills, Vol. 1, 1809-1840 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countylaurens.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Index to Wills, Vol. 2, 1840-1868 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countylaurens.html Georgia Pioneers]
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
  
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
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===== Marriage  =====
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*'''1809-1855''' - Laurens County Marriage Books A, B, D, E, G Index 1809-1855. Batch {{IGI|M713172}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr">Genealogical Society of Utah, ''Parish and Vital Records List'' (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/5/57/Igigeorgiael.pdf.</ref>
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*'''1851-1868''' - Laurens County Marriage Index 1851-1868. Batch {{IGI|M713171}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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*'''1853-1886''' - Laurens County Marriage Books I and J Index 1853-1886. Batch {{IGI|M713173}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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*'''1892-1895''' - Laurens County Marriage Book K Index 1892-1895. Batch {{IGI|M713174}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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*'''1885-1886''' - Laurens County Marriages 1885-1886 (from newspapers) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countylaurens.html Georgia Pioneers]
  
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
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==== Family History Centers  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Dublin Georgia Family History Center]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=191965&subject_disp=Georgia%2C+Laurens&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Georgia%2C+Laurens|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/GA/Laurens/ Laurens County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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*Georgia Pioneers [http://www.georgiapioneers.com Georgia Pioneers]
  
 
== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 19:51, 2 April 2013

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Guide to Laurens County Georgia genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Laurens County, Georgia
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Georgia
Location of Georgia in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 10, 1807
County Seat Dublin
Courthouse
Address Laurens County Courthouse
101 N Jefferson Street
Dublin, GA 31021-6198
Phone: 478.272.3210
Laurens County Website

Contents

County Courthouse

Probate Court has marriage and probate records;
Clerk Superior Court has divorce, court, and land 
records from 1807; County Health Department has
birth and death records[1]

History

Parent County

1807--Laurens County was created 10 December 1807 from Wilkinson County. County seat:  Dublin [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Marriage
  • 1809-1855 - Laurens County Marriage Books A, B, D, E, G Index 1809-1855. Batch M713172 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1851-1868 - Laurens County Marriage Index 1851-1868. Batch M713171 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1853-1886 - Laurens County Marriage Books I and J Index 1853-1886. Batch M713173 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1892-1895 - Laurens County Marriage Book K Index 1892-1895. Batch M713174 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1885-1886 - Laurens County Marriages 1885-1886 (from newspapers) Georgia Pioneers

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Laurens 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).
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 Genealogical Society of Utah, Parish and Vital Records List (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/5/57/Igigeorgiael.pdf.