Schley County, Georgia

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''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[Georgia (state)|Georgia]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]]'' '''Schley County'''<br><br>
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.ellavillega.com/ Schley County Courthouse]<br> PO Box 352; <br>Ellaville, GA 31806<br> Phone: 912.937.2609&nbsp;<br><br>Probate&nbsp;Court has birth, death and burial records from 1927, <br>marriage&nbsp;records from 1858 and probate records; Clerk Superior<br>has divorce, court and land records from 1850<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Schley 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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==== Parent County  ====
 
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'''1857'''--Schley County was created from Marion and Sumter Counties.&nbsp;'''County seat:''' Ellaville
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'''1857'''--Schley County was created 22 December 1857&nbsp;from [[Marion County, Georgia|Marion and]] [[Sumter County, Georgia|Sumter ]]Counties.&nbsp;'''County seat:''' Ellaville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
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*[[Macon County, Georgia|Macon<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1230572634953_147" />]]
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*[[Marion County, Georgia|Marion]]
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*[[Sumter County, Georgia|Sumter]]
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*[[Taylor County, Georgia|Taylor]]
  
 
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&nbsp; 1885-1886 Marriages from old newspapers [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyschley.html Georgia Pioneers]
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==== Military&nbsp; ====
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&nbsp; Veterans Records, World War I [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyschley.html Georgia Pioneers]
  
 
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*Wills, 1858-1865 (digital images) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyschley.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Index to Will Book A, 1858-1905 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyschley.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Index to Annual&nbsp;Returns, Inventories, Vouchers,&nbsp;Appraisements, Dismissions,&nbsp;Book A, 1858-1869 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyschley.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Index to Annual Returns, Inventories, Appraisements, Vouchers, Dismissions,&nbsp;Book B, 1869-1885 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyschley.html Georgia Pioneers]
  
 
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== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
 
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=192065&subject_disp=Georgia%2C+Schley&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog.&nbsp;]
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*{{FHL|Georgia%2C+Schley|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/GA/Schley/ Schley County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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*Georgia Pioneers [http://www.georgiapioneers.com Georgia Pioneers]
  
 
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[[Category:Schley_County,_Georgia]]
 
[[Category:Schley_County,_Georgia]]

Revision as of 22:43, 7 January 2013

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Online Records

Contents

County Courthouse

Schley County Courthouse
PO Box 352;
Ellaville, GA 31806
Phone: 912.937.2609 

Probate Court has birth, death and burial records from 1927,
marriage records from 1858 and probate records; Clerk Superior
has divorce, court and land records from 1850[1]

History

Parent County

1857--Schley County was created 22 December 1857 from Marion and Sumter Counties. County seat: Ellaville [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps 

Marriages

  1885-1886 Marriages from old newspapers Georgia Pioneers

Military 

  Veterans Records, World War I Georgia Pioneers

Newspapers

Probate 

  • Wills, 1858-1865 (digital images) Georgia Pioneers
  • Index to Will Book A, 1858-1905 Georgia Pioneers
  • Index to Annual Returns, Inventories, Vouchers, Appraisements, Dismissions, Book A, 1858-1869 Georgia Pioneers
  • Index to Annual Returns, Inventories, Appraisements, Vouchers, Dismissions, Book B, 1869-1885 Georgia Pioneers

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), Schley 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).