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{{Georgia-stub}} ''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Georgia (state)|Georgia]]&nbsp;&gt; Oglethorpe County'' <br>  
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''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[Georgia (state)|Georgia]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]]'' '''Oglethorpe County'''<br><br>  
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[http://publicrecords.onlinesearches.com/GA_Oglethorpe.htm Oglethorpe County Courthouse]<br> PO Box 261<br>Lexington, GA 30648-0261<br> Phone: 706.743.5270&nbsp;<br><br>Probate&nbsp;Court has birth, marriage, death and burial records; <br>Clerk Superior Court has divorce, court and land records<br> from 1794<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Oglethorpe County, Georgia. Page 159 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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[http://publicrecords.onlinesearches.com/GA_Oglethorpe.htm Oglethorpe County Courthouse]<br> PO Box 261<br>Lexington, GA 30648-0261<br> Phone: 706.743.5270&nbsp;<br><br>Probate&nbsp;Court has birth, marriage, death and burial records; <br>Clerk Superior Court has divorce, court and land records<br> from 1794<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Oglethorpe County, Georgia. Page 159 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
  
 
== History  ==
 
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==== Maps&nbsp;  ====
 
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==== Marriages ====
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1885-1886 Marriages from Newspapers
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*Wills, Book A 1793-1807 (abstracts) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyoglethorpe.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Wills, Book A 1793-1807 (abstracts) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyoglethorpe.html Georgia Pioneers]  
*Wills, Book B 1807-1826 (abstracts) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyoglethorpe.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Wills, Book B 1807-1826 (abstracts) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyoglethorpe.html Georgia Pioneers]  
*Index to&nbsp;Will Book C 1826-1834 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyoglethorpe.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Index to&nbsp;Will Book C 1826-1834 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyoglethorpe.html Georgia Pioneers]  
*Index to Will&nbsp;Book D 1833-1866 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyoglethorpe.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Index to Will&nbsp;Book D 1833-1866 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyoglethorpe.html Georgia Pioneers]  
*Index to Will&nbsp;Book E 1863-1886 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyoglethorpe.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Index to Will&nbsp;Book E 1863-1886 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyoglethorpe.html Georgia Pioneers]  
*Index to Annual&nbsp;Returns 1798-1814 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyoglethorpe.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Index to Annual&nbsp;Returns 1798-1814 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyoglethorpe.html Georgia Pioneers]  
*Index to Annual&nbsp;Returns 1815-1830 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyoglethorpe.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Index to Annual&nbsp;Returns 1815-1830 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyoglethorpe.html Georgia Pioneers]  
*Index to Annual&nbsp;Returns and Estates 1815-1831 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyoglethorpe.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Index to Annual&nbsp;Returns and Estates 1815-1831 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyoglethorpe.html Georgia Pioneers]  
*Index to Annual&nbsp;Returns 1822-1828 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyoglethorpe.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Index to Annual&nbsp;Returns 1822-1828 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyoglethorpe.html Georgia Pioneers]  
*Index to Annual&nbsp;Returns 1828-1837 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyoglethorpe.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Index to Annual&nbsp;Returns 1828-1837 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyoglethorpe.html Georgia Pioneers]  
 
*Index to Annual Returns 1830-1832 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyoglethorpe.html Georgia Pioneers]
 
*Index to Annual Returns 1830-1832 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyoglethorpe.html Georgia Pioneers]
  

Revision as of 16:32, 13 December 2012

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Contents

County Courthouse

Oglethorpe County Courthouse
PO Box 261
Lexington, GA 30648-0261
Phone: 706.743.5270 

Probate Court has birth, marriage, death and burial records;
Clerk Superior Court has divorce, court and land records
from 1794[1]

History

Parent County

1793--Oglethorpe County was created 19 December 1793 from Wilkes County. County seat:  Lexington [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps 

Marriages

1885-1886 Marriages from Newspapers

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), Oglethorpe County, Georgia. Page 159 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).