Nassau County, Florida Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== 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.
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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  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[http://www.usgwtombstones.org/florida/florida.htm Florida Tombstone Transcription Project]  -  USGenWeb  
 
*[http://www.usgwtombstones.org/florida/florida.htm Florida Tombstone Transcription Project]  -  USGenWeb  
 
*[http://www.interment.net/us/fl/ Interment.net] - Florida cemetery records by County  
 
*[http://www.interment.net/us/fl/ Interment.net] - Florida cemetery records by County  
*[http://www.cem.va.gov/cems/listcem.asp#FL Veterans Administration National Cemeteries] - Florida National Cemeteries
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*[http://www.cem.va.gov/cems/listcem.asp#FL Veterans Administration National Cemeteries] - Florida National Cemeteries  
 
*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=12947 Bosquebello Cemetery, Fernandina Beach] BillionGraves
 
*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=12947 Bosquebello Cemetery, Fernandina Beach] BillionGraves
  
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/fl/statewide/census/1823west.txt 1823 Census/Tax List Index]  -  USGenWeb Archives Project  
 
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/fl/statewide/census/1823west.txt 1823 Census/Tax List Index]  -  USGenWeb Archives Project  
 
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/fl/statewide/census/1880afri.txt 1880 Census African Born Blacks and Mulattos]  -  USGenWeb Archives Project  
 
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/fl/statewide/census/1880afri.txt 1880 Census African Born Blacks and Mulattos]  -  USGenWeb Archives Project  
*[http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;c=1457854;t=browsable;w=0 1885 Florida State Population Census]  - Includes sex, age, relationship, occupation, place of birth of each family member and parents. Also census for agriculture, manufacture and mortality.  
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1457854 1885 Florida State Population Census]  - Includes sex, age, relationship, occupation, place of birth of each family member and parents. Also census for agriculture, manufacture and mortality.  
 
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/fl/statewide/census/federal.txt Federal Census Information from National Archives]  -  USGenWeb Archives Project  
 
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/fl/statewide/census/federal.txt Federal Census Information from National Archives]  -  USGenWeb Archives Project  
 
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/fl/statewide/census/statefla.txt State Census Information from Florida State Archives]  -  USGenWeb Archives Project  
 
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/fl/statewide/census/statefla.txt State Census Information from Florida State Archives]  -  USGenWeb Archives Project  
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~flsgs/ Florida State Genealogical Society]
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~flsgs/ Florida State Genealogical Society]
  
==== Family History Centers<br> ====
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==== Family History Centers<br> ====
  
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[http://sites.google.com/a/flgenweb.net/nassau/ Nassau County FLGenWeb] - free genealogical resources; part of the national USGenWeb Project  
 
*[http://sites.google.com/a/flgenweb.net/nassau/ Nassau County FLGenWeb] - free genealogical resources; part of the national USGenWeb Project  
*[http://aigensoc.org/ Nassau County, Florida Genealogy &amp; History]<br>
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*[http://aigensoc.org/ Nassau County, Florida Genealogy &amp; History]<br>  
 
*[http://www.myflorida.com/ State of Florida]  
 
*[http://www.myflorida.com/ State of Florida]  
 
*[http://www.usgenweb.org/ USGenWeb Project]. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*[http://www.usgenweb.org/ USGenWeb Project]. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  

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Nassau County, Florida
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Founded December 29, 1824
County Seat Fernandina
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United States  RTENOTITLE  Florida  RTENOTITLE  Nassau County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1824--Nassau County was created 29 December 1824 from Duval County.
County seat: Fernandina Beach [1]

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

Resources

African American

Cemeteries

Census

Church

Court

Land

Florida Territorial Land Records

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Obituaries

  • 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

Probate

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).