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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|
Location in the state of Florida
Location of Florida in the U.S.
|Founded||December 29, 1824|
Nassau County Courthouse
PO Box 456
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
Clerk Circuit Court has marriage, divorce, probate, court and land records from 1800’s. 
Places / Localities
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.
- Nassau County Cemetery Burials - burials for about 60 cemeteries collected by the Amelia Island Genealogical Society
- Florida Tombstone Transcription Project - USGenWeb
- Interment.net - Florida cemetery records by County
- Veterans Administration National Cemeteries - Florida National Cemeteries
- Bosquebello Cemetery, Fernandina Beach BillionGraves
For tips on accessing Nassau County, Florida Genealogy census records online, see: Florida Census.
- 1783 Spanish Census - USGenWeb Archives Project
- 1821 Census/Tax List Index - USGenWeb Archives Project
- 1823 Census/Tax List Index - USGenWeb Archives Project
- 1880 Census African Born Blacks and Mulattos - USGenWeb Archives Project
- 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.
- Federal Census Information from National Archives - USGenWeb Archives Project
- State Census Information from Florida State Archives - USGenWeb Archives Project
- Census of Pensioners Revolutionary Military Service - USGenWeb Archives Project
- 1870 Gray's Atlas Panhandle Portion of State - USGenWeb Archives Project
- 1882 Rand McNally Panhandle Portion of State - USGenWeb Archives Project
- Exploring Florida, FCIT Maps, University of South Florida
- Civil War Pension Index for Nassau County - via the Amelia Island Genealogical Society
- Civial War Muster Records for Nassau County - via the Amelia Island Genealogical Society
- Florida State Military Files - USGenWeb Archives Project
- Pension Transcriptions - Florida state pension records from various wars - USGenWeb Pension Project
- Florida Casualties in the Korean Conflict
- Florida Casualties in the Vietnam War
- 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
- Index to Nassau County wills, 1870-1908 - via the Amelia Island Genealogical Society
- Nassau County Marriages, 1868-1894 - abstracted by the Amelia Island Genealogical Society. Can search by bride or groom's name.
- Florida State Archives
Societies and Libraries
- Amelia Island Genealogical Society - genealogy for Nassau county
- Florida State Historical Societies - Listing by County
- Florida Family History Centers
- Florida Historical Society
- Florida State Genealogical Society
Family History Centers
- Nassau County FLGenWeb - free genealogical resources; part of the national USGenWeb Project
- Nassau County, Florida Genealogy & History
- State of Florida
- USGenWeb Project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
- Family History Library Catalog
- Nassau County, Florida Genealogy and Family History (Linkpendium)
- Nassau County, FLGenWeb Project, Inc.
- ↑ 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.
- ↑ The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
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