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[http://sumtercountyfl.gov/index.aspx?nid=235 Sumter County Courthouse]<br>209 N Florida Street<br>Bushnell, FL 33513-9402<br>Phone: 352.793.0200
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Clerk Circuit Court has marriage and land records from 1853,<br>probate records&nbsp;from 1856, divorce records from 1900, <br>court records from 1913 and&nbsp;delayed birth records 1943-1972. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Sumter County, Florida Page 137 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/fl/statewide/census/1880afri.txt 1880 Census African Born Blacks and Mulattos]&nbsp; -&nbsp; USGenWeb Archives Project  
 
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1457854 1885 Florida State Population Census]&nbsp; -&nbsp;Includes sex, age, relationship, occupation, place of birth of each family member and parents. Also census for agriculture, manufacture and mortality.  
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Founded January 8, 1853
County Seat Bushnell
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Contents

County Courthouse

Sumter County Courthouse
209 N Florida Street
Bushnell, FL 33513-9402
Phone: 352.793.0200

Clerk Circuit Court has marriage and land records from 1853,
probate records from 1856, divorce records from 1900,
court records from 1913 and delayed birth records 1943-1972. [1]

History

Parent County

1853--Sumter County was created 8 January 1853 from Marion County.
County seat: Bushnell [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Neighboring Counties

Resources

African American

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

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), Sumter 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).