Wayne County, Georgia

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*'''1809-1814''' - Wayne County Marriage Index 1809-1814. Batch {{IGI|M713931}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr">Genealogical Society of Utah, ''Parish and Vital Records List'' (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/5/53/Igigeorgiamz.pdf.</ref>
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Revision as of 18:09, 5 April 2013

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

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Wayne County, Georgia
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Georgia
Location of Georgia in the U.S.
Facts
Founded May 11, 1803
County Seat Jesup
Courthouse
Address Wayne County Courthouse]
242 E Walnut Street; PO Box 918;
Jesup, GA 31598
Phone: 912.427.5930 
Wayne County Website

Contents

County Courthouse

Wayne County Courthouse
242 E Walnut Street; PO Box 918;
Jesup, GA 31598
Phone: 912.427.5930 

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

History

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The county is named after Revolutionary War General "Mad" Anthony Wayne (1745-1796).[2]

Parent County

1803--Wayne County was created 11 May 1803 from Creek Indian Lands. County seat: Jesup [3]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

LDS Cemetery Records

US Vol. 5
page 155 - Rogers Cemetery
page 155 - Little Cemetery

Church

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Satilla
Episcopal

St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Jesup

  • 1851, 1870-1955 - St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Jesup, Baptism Index 1851, 1870-1955. Batch C713941 at FamilySearch - free.[4]
  • 1893-1895 - St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Jesup, Marriage Index 1893-1895. Batch M713941 at FamilySearch - free.[4]

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Wills
Additional Probate Records
  • 1875-1878 - Index of Wayne County, Georgia Annual Returns Book M (1875-1878) at Georgia Pioneers ($).

Taxation

Vital Records

Marriage
  • 1809-1814 - Wayne County Marriage Index 1809-1814. Batch M713931 at FamilySearch - free.[4]
  • 1815-1875 - Wayne County Marriage Index 1815-1875. Batch M713932 at FamilySearch - free.[4]
  • 1876-1895 - Wayne County Marriage Index 1876-1895. Batch M713933 at FamilySearch - free.[4]

Societies and Libraries 

Jesup | Screven Odum

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Wayne County, Georgia. Page 162 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. "Anthony Wayne," Wikipedia.
  3. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4 Genealogical Society of Utah, Parish and Vital Records List (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/5/53/Igigeorgiamz.pdf.