Nassau County, Florida Genealogy

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*[ Nassau County Marriages, 1868-1894] - abstracted by the Amelia Island Genealogical Society. Can search by bride or groom's name.  
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*'''1864-1894''' - [ Nassau County Marriages, 1868-1894] - abstracted by the Amelia Island Genealogical Society. Can search by bride or groom's name.  
*'''1867-1927''' - Nassau County Marriage Books B-D, 1-4 Index 1867-1927 in [ International Genealogical Index] at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr">Genealogical Society of Utah, ''Parish and Vital Records List'' (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at</ref>
*[ Florida State Archives]<br>
*[ Florida State Archives]<br>

Revision as of 16:32, 8 April 2013

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Guide to Nassau County Florida genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Nassau County, Florida
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Location in the state of Florida
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Location of Florida in the U.S.
Founded December 29, 1824
County Seat Fernandina
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County Courthouse

Nassau County Courthouse
PO Box 456
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
Phone: 904.321.5700 

Clerk Circuit Court has marriage, divorce, probate, court and land records from 1800’s. [1]


Parent County

1824--Nassau County was created 29 December 1824 from Duval County.
County seat: Fernandina Beach [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Amelia Island, a Sea Island that stretches along the east cost from South Carolina to Florida. It's county seat is Fernandina Beach, which is located on this island.

Neighboring Counties


African American



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




Florida Territorial Land Records

Local Histories





  • Nassau County Obituaries - various years between 1879 - 1949; transcribed by the Amelia Island Genealogical Society.
  • Florida Obituaries  -  Obituary transcriptions from Florida counties -  USGenWeb Obituaries Project



Vital Records


Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites


  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Nassau County, Florida Page 136 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).
  3. Genealogical Society of Utah, Parish and Vital Records List (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at