White County, Georgia

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''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[Georgia (state)|Georgia]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]]'' '''White County'''<br><br>
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.whitecounty.net/ White County Courthouse]<br>59 South Main Street #B<br>Cleveland, GA 30528-0185<br>Phone: 706.865.2613&nbsp;<br><br>Probate Court has birth, marriage, death and probate records;<br>Clerk Superior Court has divorce, court and land records from <br>1858 and military discharge records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), White County, Georgia. Page 162 {{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  ====
 
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'''1857--'''White County was created from Habersham County.&nbsp;'''County seat: '''Cleveland, originally named Mount Yonah.
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'''1857--'''White County was created 22 December 1857&nbsp;from[[Habersham County, Georgia|Habersham]] County.&nbsp;'''County seat: '''Cleveland <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
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*[[Habersham County, Georgia|Habersham]]
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*[[Hall County, Georgia|Hall]]
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*[[Lumpkin County, Georgia|Lumpkin]]
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*[[Towns County, Georgia|Towns]]
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*[[Union County, Georgia|Union]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
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*Ledford, Karen Ann Thompson. ''These Men Wore Grey Genealogical, Military, and Interment Records of Confederate Soldiers. ''(Toccoa, Georgia&nbsp;: K.T. Ledford, c1998-c2001), 7 Volumes. Each volume contains bibliographical references and full-name index. Contents: v. 1. Franklin County -- v. 2. Habersham County --v. 3. Stephens County -- v. 4. Rabun County --v. 5. White County -- v. 6. Banks County -- v. 7. Jackson County. Book found at {{FHL|828181|title-id|disp=FHL 975.8 V3L}} and [http://tinyurl.com/3lp8ru8 Other Libraries.]
  
 
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:*'''1863-1961''' - Index to White County, Georgia Will Book 1 (1863-1893) and Will Book 2 (1893-1961) at [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countywhite.html Georgia Pioneers] ($).<br>
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:*'''1859-1929''' - Index to White County, Georgia Inventories, Appraisements, Sales, Book 1 (1859-1875) and Book 2 (1869-1929) at [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countywhite.html Georgia Pioneers] ($).<br>
  
 
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== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
 
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]<br>
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
 
*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.  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=192151&subject_disp=Georgia%2C+White&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog.]
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*{{FHL|Georgia%2C+White|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/GA/White/ White County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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*Georgia Pioneers [http://www.georgiapioneers.com Georgia Pioneers]
  
 
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[[Category:White_County,_Georgia]]
 
[[Category:White_County,_Georgia]]

Revision as of 22:56, 7 January 2013

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Online Records

Contents

County Courthouse

White County Courthouse
59 South Main Street #B
Cleveland, GA 30528-0185
Phone: 706.865.2613 

Probate Court has birth, marriage, death and probate records;
Clerk Superior Court has divorce, court and land records from
1858 and military discharge records[1]

History

Parent County

1857--White County was created 22 December 1857 fromHabersham County. County seat: Cleveland [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War
  • Ledford, Karen Ann Thompson. These Men Wore Grey Genealogical, Military, and Interment Records of Confederate Soldiers. (Toccoa, Georgia : K.T. Ledford, c1998-c2001), 7 Volumes. Each volume contains bibliographical references and full-name index. Contents: v. 1. Franklin County -- v. 2. Habersham County --v. 3. Stephens County -- v. 4. Rabun County --v. 5. White County -- v. 6. Banks County -- v. 7. Jackson County. Book found at FHL 975.8 V3L and Other Libraries.

Newspapers

Probate

Wills
  • 1863-1961 - Index to White County, Georgia Will Book 1 (1863-1893) and Will Book 2 (1893-1961) at Georgia Pioneers ($).
Additional Probate Records
  • 1859-1929 - Index to White County, Georgia Inventories, Appraisements, Sales, Book 1 (1859-1875) and Book 2 (1869-1929) at Georgia Pioneers ($).

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), White County, Georgia. Page 162 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).