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Guide to St. Johns County Florida genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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St. Johns County, Florida
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Location in the state of Florida
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Location of Florida in the U.S.
Founded July 21, 1821
County Seat Saint Augustine
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County Courthouse

St. Johns County Courthouse
4010 Lewis Speedway Blvd; PO Box 300
Saint Augustine, FL 32085
Phone: 904.823.2333

Clerk Circuit Court has divorce records from 1900,
court and land records from 1821, marriage and probate records. [1]


Parent County

1821--St. Johns was created 21 July 1821 as an original county.
County seat: Saint Augustine [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties




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


LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • St. Augustine

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Local Histories



Civil War

The 1890 Census Veterans Schedules for St. Francis Barracks in St. Augustine Florida are available on roll 118 of "Special Schedules of the Eleventh Census (1890) Enumerating Union Veterans and Widows of Union Veterans of the Civil War" (NARA M123). The schedules list veterans and their widows who served as Union soldiers in the Civil War. For more information on the 1890 Veterans Schedules see Union Census Records.




Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites


  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), St Johns 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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