Mitchell County, Georgia Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[[Image:Mitchell County Georgia Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|200px]] Mitchell county; PO Box 187; Camilla, GA 31730-0000; Ph. 912.336.2000 Details: (courthouse fire 1869; Sup Ct rec and some other rec were saved) (Clk Sup Ct has div rec from 1857 & ct rec from 1847)
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Mitchell County Courthouse<br> PO Box 187<br> Camilla, GA 31730<br> Phone: 912.336.2000&nbsp;<br><br>Clerk Superior Court has divorce records from 1857 <br>and court records from 1847
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 17:49, 17 September 2012

United States  > Georgia > Mitchell County

Contents

County Courthouse

Mitchell County Courthouse
PO Box 187
Camilla, GA 31730
Phone: 912.336.2000 

Clerk Superior Court has divorce records from 1857
and court records from 1847

History

Parent County

1857--Mitchell County was created 21 December 1857 from Baker County. County seat: Camilla [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1869 -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.

For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps 

Marriages

Marriages from newspapers 1885-1886 Georgia Pioneers

Military

Newspapers

Probate 

  • Index to Wills and Estates 1868-1917 Georgia Pioneers ($)
  • Digital Images of Mitchell County Wills and Bonds 1868-1917. See names of testators. Georgia Pioneers

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).