Monroe County, Georgia Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[http://www.monroecountygeorgia.com/ Monroe County Courthouse]<br> PO Box 189<br> Forsyth, GA 31029-0189<br> Phone: 912.994.7000&nbsp;<br><br>Probate Court has marriage, probate&nbsp;records from 1824, <br>birth records from 1927 and death records from 1940; <br>Clerk Superior Court has court&nbsp;and land records from<br>1821 and divorce records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Monroe 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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[http://www.monroecountygeorgia.com/ Monroe County Courthouse]<br> PO Box 189<br> Forsyth, GA 31029-0189<br> Phone: 912.994.7000&nbsp;<br><br>Probate Court has marriage, probate&nbsp;records from 1824, <br>birth records from 1927 and death records from 1940; <br>Clerk Superior Court has court&nbsp;and land records from<br>1821 and divorce records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Monroe County, Georgia. Page 158 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
  
 
== <br>History  ==
 
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]

Revision as of 16:21, 13 December 2012

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Contents

County Courthouse

Monroe County Courthouse
PO Box 189
Forsyth, GA 31029-0189
Phone: 912.994.7000 

Probate Court has marriage, probate records from 1824,
birth records from 1927 and death records from 1940;
Clerk Superior Court has court and land records from
1821 and divorce records[1]


History

Parent County

1821--Monroe County was created 15 May 1827 from Creek Indian Lands.  County seat: Forsyth [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps 

Marriages

Marriages 1824-1850 Georgia Pioneers ($)

Marriages from newspapers 1885-1886 Georgia Pioneers ($)

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), Monroe 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).