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''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[Georgia (state)|Georgia]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]]'' '''Madison County'''<br><br>
  
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== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.madisoncountyga.us/ Madison County Courthouse]&nbsp;<br> 91 Albany Avenue<br> Danielsville, GA 30633-0147<br> Phone: 706.795.3352<br><br>Probate Court has birth, marriage, death, burial<br> and probate records; Clerk Superior Court has<br> divorce, court and land records from 1812<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Madison County, Georgia. Page 158 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
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'''1811'''--Madison County was created 5 December 1811&nbsp;from [[Clarke County, Georgia|Clarke,]] [[Elbert County, Georgia|Elbert]], [[Franklin County, Georgia|Franklin]], [[Jackson County, Georgia|Jackson]] and[[Oglethorpe County, Georgia|Oglethorpe]] Counties.<br>'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Danielsville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Record Loss  ====
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== Places / Localities  ==
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==== Populated Places  ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Banks County, Georgia|Banks]]
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*[[Clarke County, Georgia|Clarke]]
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*[[Elbert County, Georgia|Elbert]]
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*[[Franklin County, Georgia|Franklin]]
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*[[Hart County, Georgia|Hart]]
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*[[Jackson County, Georgia|Jackson]]
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*[[Oglethorpe County, Georgia|Oglethorpe]]
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== Resources  ==
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==== Cemeteries  ====
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==== Church  ====
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==== Court  ====
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==== Land  ====
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==== Local Histories  ====
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==== Maps  ====
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==== Marriages  ====
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*1885-1886 Marriages (from newspapers) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countymadison.html Georgia Pioneers]
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==== Military  ====
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Online Resource:
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[http://cyndislist.com/openurl/?url=336469 Madison Parish Civil War Claimants]: Landowners who filed Civil war damage claims against the US government between 1871-1880.
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==== Newspapers  ====
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==== Probate  ====
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*Wills 1812-1841 (abstracts) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countymadison.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Index to Annual Returns, Book A, 1816-1826 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countymadison.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Index to Annual Returns, Book B, 1826-1830 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countymadison.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Index to Annual Returns, Book C, &nbsp;1830-1834 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countymadison.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Index to Annual Returns, Book D, 1834-1837 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countymadison.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Index to Annual Returns, Book E, 1837-1841 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countymadison.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Index to Inventories, Appraisements, Bills of Sale, Book B, 1813-1829 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countymadison.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Index to Inventories, Appraisements, Bills of Sale, Book D, 1841-1857 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countymadison.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Index to Administrators and Guardians 1818-1888 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countymadison.html Georgia Pioneers]
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==== Taxation  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
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[http://pages.prodigy.net/wilderv/gen.htm Madison County, GA Marriage Index] 1812-1908 on-line. These records were copied from an index compiled by the county clerk from the original marriage books.
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== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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== Web Sites  ==
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*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
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*{{FHL|Georgia%2C+Madison|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/GA/Madison/ Madison County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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*Georgia Pioneers [http://www.georgiapioneers.com Georgia Pioneers]
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== References  ==
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<references /> {{Georgia|Georgia}}
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[[Category:Madison_County,_Georgia]]

Revision as of 21:37, 7 January 2013

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Contents

County Courthouse

Madison County Courthouse 
91 Albany Avenue
Danielsville, GA 30633-0147
Phone: 706.795.3352

Probate Court has birth, marriage, death, burial
and probate records; Clerk Superior Court has
divorce, court and land records from 1812[1]

History

Parent County

1811--Madison County was created 5 December 1811 from Clarke, Elbert, Franklin, Jackson andOglethorpe Counties.
County seat: Danielsville [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Marriages

Military

Online Resource:

Madison Parish Civil War Claimants: Landowners who filed Civil war damage claims against the US government between 1871-1880.

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Madison County, GA Marriage Index 1812-1908 on-line. These records were copied from an index compiled by the county clerk from the original marriage books.

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Madison County, Georgia. Page 158 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).