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Revision as of 23:51, 5 April 2013

United States  Gotoarrow.png  Florida  Gotoarrow.png  Leon County

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

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Leon County, Florida
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Location in the state of Florida
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Facts
Founded December 29, 1824
County Seat Tallahassee
Courthouse
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Contents

County Courthouse 

Leon County Courthouse
301 S Monroe Street
Tallahassee, Florida 32302
850-577-4000

Clerk Circuit Court has marriage, divorce, probate,
court and land records from 1825
and military discharge records from 1914.
County Health Department has birth, death and burial records. [1]

History

Parent County

1824--Leon County was created 29 December 1824 from Gadsden County.
County seat: Tallahassee [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

 Tallahassee

Unincorportated Communities

Belair, Bradford, Centerville, Chaires, Felkel, Fort Braden, Lamonia, Meridian, Miccosukee, Ochlockonee, Wadesboro

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries


MeadowWood Memorial Park
700 Timberlane Road, Tallahassee, FL 32312 
850-893-4177

Census

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

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War
Civil War Battle

The following Civil War battle was fought in Leon County.

March 6, 1865 = Natural Bridge[3]

Map showing Civil War battles in Florida.

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records 

Marriage
Death

City Owned Cemetery and Burial Information

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Leon County, Florida Page 135 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. Heritage Preservation Services, Civil War Battle Summaries by State, (accessed 26 June 2012).
  4. Genealogical Society of Utah, Parish and Vital Records List (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/5/54/Igiflorida.pdf.