Taliaferro County, Georgia

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''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[Georgia (state)|Georgia]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]]'' '''Taliaferro County'''<br><br>
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Guide to '''Taliaferro County Georgia genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Taliaferro County
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| state = Georgia
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| founded year = 1825
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| founded date = December 24
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| seat = Crawfordville
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| building address =  Taliaferro County Courthouse<br> 113 Monument Street SE<br>PO Box 114<br> Crawfordville, GA 30631<br>Phone: 706.456.2123&nbsp;<br> [http://taliaferrocountyga.org/ '''Taliaferro County Website'''] }}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://taliaferrocountyga.org/ Taliaferro County Courthouse]<br> 113 Monument Street SE<br>PO Box 114<br> Crawfordville, GA 30631<br>Phone: 706.456.2123&nbsp;<br><br>Probate Court has birth records from 1927, death records from 1920, <br>marriage and probate records from 1826, land grants from 1750 and<br> church records from 1802; Clerk Superior Court has divorce and court<br>records from 1826<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Taliaferro County, Georgia. Page 160 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
Taliaferro County was created from Greene, Hancock, Oglethorpe, Warren and Willes counties in 1825. The county seat is Crawfordville.
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'''1825'''--Taliaferro County was created 24 December 1825 &nbsp;from[[Greene County, Georgia|Greene]], [[Hancock County, Georgia|Hancock]], [[Oglethorpe County, Georgia|Oglethorpe]],[[Warren County, Georgia|Warren]] and [[Wilkes County, Georgia|Wilkes]] Counties.<br>'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Crawfordville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Greene County, Georgia|Greene]]
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*[[Hancock County, Georgia|Hancock]]
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*[[Oglethorpe County, Georgia|Oglethorpe]]
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*[[Warren County, Georgia|Warren]]
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*[[Wilkes County, Georgia|Wilkes]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
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==== Church  ====
 
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*[http://www.archive.org/details/historyofsouthli00macf History of South Liberty Presbyterian church, Sharon, Georgia, founded in May 1828; centenary celebration Sunday, May 6th. 1928 (1928)]
  
 
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==== Maps  ====
 
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==== Military  ====
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==== Military&nbsp; ====
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&nbsp; 1827 Militiamen of Taliaferro County [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countytaliaferro.html Georgia Pioneers]
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
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==== Probate  ====
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==== Probate&nbsp; ====
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*Wills 1826-1866 (abstracts) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countytaliaferro.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Wills 1866-1922 (abstracts) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countytaliaferro.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Wills 1922-1949 (abstracts) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countytaliaferro.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Index to Inventories,&nbsp;Sales,&nbsp;Divisions of Estates 1826-1834[http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countytaliaferro.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Index to Wills 1826-1866 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countytaliaferro.html Georgia Pioneers]
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
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== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
 
== 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.
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~gatalia2/ Taliaferro County, GAGenWeb] - free genealogical resources; part of the USGenWeb Project
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=192086&subject_disp=Georgia%2C+Taliaferro&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog.]
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*{{FHL|Georgia%2C+Taliaferro|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/GA/Taliaferro/ Taliaferro County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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*Georgia Pioneers [http://www.georgiapioneers.com Georgia Pioneers]
  
 
== References  ==
 
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Guide to Taliaferro County Georgia genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Taliaferro County, Georgia
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Georgia
Location of Georgia in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 24, 1825
County Seat Crawfordville
Courthouse
Address Taliaferro County Courthouse
113 Monument Street SE
PO Box 114
Crawfordville, GA 30631
Phone: 706.456.2123 
Taliaferro County Website

Contents

County Courthouse

Taliaferro County Courthouse
113 Monument Street SE
PO Box 114
Crawfordville, GA 30631
Phone: 706.456.2123 

Probate Court has birth records from 1927, death records from 1920,
marriage and probate records from 1826, land grants from 1750 and
church records from 1802; Clerk Superior Court has divorce and court
records from 1826[1]

History

Parent County

1825--Taliaferro County was created 24 December 1825  fromGreene, Hancock, Oglethorpe,Warren and Wilkes Counties.
County seat: Crawfordville [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military 

  1827 Militiamen of Taliaferro County Georgia Pioneers

Newspapers

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), Taliaferro County, Georgia. Page 160 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).