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

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Schley County, Georgia
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Location of Georgia in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 22, 1857
County Seat Ellaville
Courthouse
Address Schley County Courthouse
PO Box 352;
Ellaville, GA 31806
Phone: 912.937.2609 
Schley County Website

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

Methodist

Concord Methodist Church

  • 1880-1882 - Concord Methodist Church Baptism Index 1880-1882. Batch C713661 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1880-1895 - Concord Methodist Church Marriage Index 1880-1895. Batch M713661 at FamilySearch - free.[3]

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps 

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

Marriage
  • 1858-1895 - Schley County Marriage Index 1858-1895. Batch M713671 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1858-1901 - Schley County Marriage Index 1858-1901. Batch M734928 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1885-1886 - Schley County Marriages from old newspapers 1885-1886 Georgia Pioneers

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).
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 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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