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Guide to Rockdale County Georgia genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Rockdale County, Georgia
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Georgia
Location of Georgia in the U.S.
Facts
Founded October 18, 1870
County Seat Conyers
Courthouse
Address Rockdale County Courthouse
922 Court Street North East
Conyers, GA 30207-4540
Phone: 770.929.4021 
Rockdale County Website

Contents

County Courthouse

Rockdale County Courthouse
922 Court Street North East
Conyers, GA 30207-4540
Phone: 770.929.4021 

Probate Court has marriage and probate records from 1870
and death records from 1930; Clerk Superior Court has land,
divorce and court records[1]

History

Parent County

1870--Rockdale County was created 18 October 1870 from Henry and Newton Counties. County seat: Conyers [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Smyrna Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Conyers BillionGraves

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps 

Marriages

  1885-1886 Marriages (from Newspapers) Georgia Pioneers ($)

  Marriages Index 1876-1909 Georgia Pioneers ($)

Military

Newspapers

Probate 

  • Wills, Book B, 1914-1923 (digital images) See names of Testators. Georgia Pioneers
  • Wills, Book A, 1870-1880 (digital images) See names of Testators. Georgia Pioneers

Taxation

Vital Records

Marriage
  • 1871-1902 - Rockdale County Marriage Books A, B, and 1 Index 1871-1902. Batch M713651 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1891-1895 - Rockdale County Marriage Index 1891-1895. Batch M713652 at FamilySearch - free.[3]

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Rockdale 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).
  3. 3.0 3.1 Genealogical Society of Utah, Parish and Vital Records List (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/5/53/Igigeorgiamz.pdf.

 

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