Washington County, Florida Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
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== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== African American  ====
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~aagriots/FL/Florida.html Florida African American Griots Project]  -  USGenWeb
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*[http://www.afrigeneas.com/ Afrigeneas] - African Ancestored Genealogy
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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*[http://www.usgwtombstones.org/florida/florida.htm Florida Tombstone Transcription Project]  -  USGenWeb
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*[http://www.interment.net/us/fl/ Interment.net] - Florida cemetery records by County
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*[http://www.cem.va.gov/cems/listcem.asp#FL Veterans Administration National Cemeteries] - Florida National Cemeteries
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==== Census  ====
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/fl/statewide/census/1783.txt 1783 Spanish Census]  -  USGenWeb Archives Project
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/fl/statewide/census/1821west.txt 1821 Census/Tax List Index]  -  USGenWeb Archives Project
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/fl/statewide/census/1823west.txt 1823 Census/Tax List Index]  -  USGenWeb Archives Project
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/fl/statewide/census/1880afri.txt 1880 Census African Born Blacks and Mulattos]  -  USGenWeb Archives Project
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/fl/statewide/census/federal.txt Federal Census Information from National Archives]  -  USGenWeb Archives Project
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/fl/statewide/census/statefla.txt State Census Information from Florida State Archives]  -  USGenWeb Archives Project
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/fl/statewide/census/pencensus.txt Census of Pensioners Revolutionary Military Service]  -  USGenWeb Archives Project
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
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==== Court  ====
 
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==== Land  ====
 
==== Land  ====
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/fl/statewide/land/nara0233.txt Florida Territorial Land Records]
  
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/fl/statewide/maps/1870gray.gif 1870 Gray's Atlas Panhandle Portion of State] -  USGenWeb Archives Project
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/fl/statewide/maps/1882rand.gif 1882 Rand McNally Panhandle Portion of State]  -  USGenWeb Archives Project
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*[http://fcit.usf.edu/florida/maps/index.htm Exploring Florida, FCIT Maps, University of South Florida]
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/fl/toc/militarystate.html Florida State Military Files ] -  USGenWeb Archives Project
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*[http://usgwarchives.net/pensions/ Pension Transcriptions]  -  Florida state pension records from various wars  -  USGenWeb Pension Project
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*[http://distantcousin.com/Military/Korea/FL/ Florida Casualties in the Korean Conflict]
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*[http://distantcousin.com/Military/Vietnam/FL/ Florida Casualties in the Vietnam War]
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/fl/statewide/newspapers/stlibnwp.txt Early Florida Newspapers at the Florida State Library]
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==== Probate  ====
 
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==== Taxation  ====
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
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*[http://statearchives.us/public/florida.htm Florida State Archives]
  
 
== Societies and Libraries   ==
 
== Societies and Libraries   ==
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~flwfgs/ The West Florida Genealogical Society]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
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*[http://www.flgenweb.org/ The FLGenWeb Project]
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*[[Usgenweb.org|USGenWeb]]
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*[[Usgwarchives.net|USGenWeb Archives Project]]
  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  

Revision as of 22:38, 10 February 2011


Washington County, Florida
Map
Map of Florida highlighting Washington County
Location in the state of Florida
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Location of Florida in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 9, 1825
County Seat Chipley
Courthouse
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Contents

Quick Dates

Washington County's civil records start the following years:

Marriage Court Census Land Probate
1877  1890   1830 1880  1880 

County Courthouse

Washington County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1825--Washington County was created 9 December 1825 from Jackson County.
County seat: Chipley [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

African American

Cemeteries

Census

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).