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{{Georgia-stub}}''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Georgia (state)|Georgia]]&nbsp;&gt; Liberty County'' <br>  
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''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[Georgia (state)|Georgia]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]]'' '''Liberty County'''<br><br>  
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[http://www.libertycountyga.com/ Liberty County Courthouse]<br> Courthouse Square; PO Box 829<br>Hinesville, GA 31313-3240<br> Phone: 912.876.2164&nbsp;<br><br>Probate Judge has marriage and probate records from late 1700’s, <br>birth records from 1919 and death records from 1927; Clerk of Court<br> has divorce, court and land records from 1756; some early records lost<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Liberty County, Georgia. Page 157 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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[http://www.libertycountyga.com/ Liberty County Courthouse]<br> Courthouse Square; PO Box 829<br>Hinesville, GA 31313-3240<br> Phone: 912.876.2164&nbsp;<br><br>Probate Judge has marriage and probate records from late 1700’s, <br>birth records from 1919 and death records from 1927; Clerk of Court<br> has divorce, court and land records from 1756; some early records lost<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Liberty 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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:*Stacy, James. ''History of the Midway Congregational Church, Liberty County, Georgia.'' 1951. Digital version at [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=22698 Ancestry] ($).<br>
 
:*Stacy, James. ''History of the Midway Congregational Church, Liberty County, Georgia.'' 1951. Digital version at [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=22698 Ancestry] ($).<br>
  
==== Court<br> ====
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==== Court<br> ====
  
 
*1870 Residents, physical descriptions of Persons (digital images) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyliberty.html Georgia Pioneers]
 
*1870 Residents, physical descriptions of Persons (digital images) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyliberty.html Georgia Pioneers]
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==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
  
*Estates 1823-1829 (digital images) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyliberty.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Estates 1823-1829 (digital images) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyliberty.html Georgia Pioneers]  
*Index to Estates 1784-1791, by surname (digital images) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyliberty.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Index to Estates 1784-1791, by surname (digital images) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyliberty.html Georgia Pioneers]  
*Index to Wills and Appraisements, Book A, 1789-1823 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyliberty.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Index to Wills and Appraisements, Book A, 1789-1823 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyliberty.html Georgia Pioneers]  
*Index to Wills and Appraisements, Book B, 1824-1850 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyliberty.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Index to Wills and Appraisements, Book B, 1824-1850 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyliberty.html Georgia Pioneers]  
*Index to Wills and Appraisements, Book C, 1863-1873 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyliberty.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Index to Wills and Appraisements, Book C, 1863-1873 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyliberty.html Georgia Pioneers]  
*Wills 1772-1887 (abstracts) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyliberty.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Wills 1772-1887 (abstracts) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyliberty.html Georgia Pioneers]  
 
*Wills 1779-1823 (digital images) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyliberty.html Georgia Pioneers]
 
*Wills 1779-1823 (digital images) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyliberty.html Georgia Pioneers]
  

Revision as of 15:50, 13 December 2012

United States go to Georgia go to Liberty County

Contents

County Courthouse

Liberty County Courthouse
Courthouse Square; PO Box 829
Hinesville, GA 31313-3240
Phone: 912.876.2164 

Probate Judge has marriage and probate records from late 1700’s,
birth records from 1919 and death records from 1927; Clerk of Court
has divorce, court and land records from 1756; some early records lost[1]

History

Parent County

1777--Liberty County was created 5 February 1777 from St. Andrew, St. James and St. John Parishes.
County seat:  Hinesville [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

  • Midway Congregational Church Records, Liberty County, Georgia. Digital version at Ancestry ($).
  • Stacy, James. History of the Midway Congregational Church, Liberty County, Georgia. 1951. Digital version at Ancestry ($).

Court

  • 1870 Residents, physical descriptions of Persons (digital images) Georgia Pioneers

Land

Local Histories

  • Taylors Creek: Story of the Community and Her People Through 200 years. Pearson, Ga.: Press of the Atkinson County Citizen, 1963. Digital version at Ancestry ($).

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

  • 1785-1895 - Owen, Clint. Liberty County, Georgia Marriages, 1785-1895 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 1998. Digital version at Ancestry ($).

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Liberty 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).