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Founded May 14, 1921
County Seat Sarasota
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Contents

Quick Dates

Sarasota County's civil records start the following years:

Marriage Court Census Land Probate
1921  1921   1930 1921  1921 

County Courthouse

Sarasota County Courthouse
2000 Main St;
Sarasota, FL 34237
Phone:  941-362-4066

Clerk of the Circuit Court has marriage, probate, court and land records from 1921 and divorce records from 1945.
County Health Department has birth and death records.[1]

History

Parent County

1921--Sarasota County was created 14 May 1921 from Manatee County.
County seat: Sarasota [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

African American


Cemeteries

Census

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


Historical populations
Census Pop.  %±
1930 12,440
1940 16,106 29.5%
1950 28,827 79.0%
1960 76,895 166.7%
1970 120,413 56.6%
1980 202,251 68.0%
1990 277,776 37.3%
Source: "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau.






Church

Florida Churches  ~  Church Angel

Court

Land

Florida Territorial Land Records

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Obituaries

  • Florida Obituaries  -  Obituary transcriptions from Florida counties -  USGenWeb Obituaries Project

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), Sarasota County, Florida Page 137 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).

 

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