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

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Union County, Georgia
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Georgia
Location of Georgia in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 3, 1832
County Seat Blairsville
Courthouse
Address Union County Courthouse]
114 Courthouse Street
Blairsville, GA 30512
Phone: 706.745.2611
Union County Website

Contents

County Courthouse

Union County Courthouse
114 Courthouse Street
Blairsville, GA 30512
Phone: 706.745.2611

Probate Court has birth, marriage, death and probate records;
Clerk Superior Court has divorce, court and land records[1]

History

Parent County

1832--Union County was created 3 December 1832 from Cherokee County.
County seat: Blairsville [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1859 -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.

For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Wills
Additional Probate Records
  • 1867-1877 - Index to Union County, Georgia Miscellaneous Estates (1867-1877) at Georgia Pioneers ($).
  • 1877-1898 - Index of Union County, Georgia Annual Returns and Vouchers Book H (1877-1898) at Georgia Pioneers ($).

Taxation

Vital Records

Marriage
  • 1885-1915 - Union County Marriage Books 6A and 7A Index 1885-1915. Batch M713862 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1885-1886 - Union County, Georgia Marriages from Newspapers (1885-1886) at 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), Union County, Georgia. Page 161 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. Genealogical Society of Utah, Parish and Vital Records List (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/5/57/Igigeorgiael.pdf.

 

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