Levy County, Florida

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{{stub}}&nbsp;''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Florida|Florida]]&nbsp;&gt; Levy County'' <br>
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| county = Levy County
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| custom_text = <center>and its representative<br>'''[http://www.twparker.com/USGenWeb/LevyCoFlorida/index.htm Levy County FLGenWeb]'''</center>
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| state = Florida
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| founded year = 1845
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| founded date = March 10
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''[[United States]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Florida]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Monroe County, Florida|Monroe County]]''  
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.levycounty.org/ Levy County Courthouse]<br>355 Court St<br>Bronson, FL 32621<br>Phone: 352.486.5229&nbsp;<br>
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Clerk Circuit Court has marriage, divorce, probate, court and land records from from 1850. <ref name="HBG">Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Levy County, Florida Page 135 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; .</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1845--'''Levy County was created&nbsp;from Alachua County.&nbsp; '''County seat:'''&nbsp;&nbsp;Bronson <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1845--'''Levy County was created 10 March 1845&nbsp;from [[Alachua County, Florida|Alachua]] County.<br>'''County seat:''' Bronson <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Alachua County, Florida|Alachua]]
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*[[Citrus County, Florida|Citrus]]
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*[[Dixie County, Florida|Dixie]]
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*[[Gilchrist County, Florida|Gilchrist]]
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*[[Marion County, Florida|Marion]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=12200 Atsena Otie Cemetery, Cedar Key]
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*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=148301 Chiefland Community Cemetery, Chiefland]
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*[http://billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=148699 Rosemary Hill Cemetery, Bronson]
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*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=12797 Shiloh Cemetery, Cedar Key]
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==== Census  ====
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{{Census|Florida}}
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
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*[http://www.genealogybuff.com/fl/levy/webbbs_config.pl Levy County, Florida Obituary and Death Notices Collection] Free from GenealogyBuff.com. From various funeral homes in the Chiefland, Williston, Inglis, Bronson, Ceder Key and surrounding area.
  
 
== 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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*[[Chiefland Florida 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=192279&subject_disp=Florida%2C+Levy&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Florida%2C+Levy|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/FL/Levy/ Levy County, Florida Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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*[http://www.fl-genweb.org/levy/ Levy County, FLGenWeb Project, Inc.]
  
 
== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 21:50, 27 December 2012

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Levy County, Florida
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Founded March 10, 1845
County Seat Bronson
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Contents

County Courthouse

Levy County Courthouse
355 Court St
Bronson, FL 32621
Phone: 352.486.5229 

Clerk Circuit Court has marriage, divorce, probate, court and land records from from 1850. [1]

History

Parent County

1845--Levy County was created 10 March 1845 from Alachua County.
County seat: Bronson [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

BillionGraves:

Census

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

Church

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), Levy County, Florida Page 135 At various libraries (WorldCat); .
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).