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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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Guide to '''White 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 = White County
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| state = Georgia
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| founded year = 1857
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| founded date = December 22
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| seat = Cleveland
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White County Courthouse<br>59 South Main Street #B<br>Cleveland, GA 30528-0185<br>Phone: 706.865.2613&nbsp;<br> [http://www.whitecounty.net/ '''White County Website'''] }}
  
 
== 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  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
1857--White County was created from Habersham County. The county seat is 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  ====
 
==== 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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==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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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] ($).<br>
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===== Additional Probate Records  =====
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:*'''1859-1929''' - Index to White County, Georgia Inventories, Appraisements, Sales, Book 1 (1859-1875) and Book 2 (1869-1929) at [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countywhite.html Georgia Pioneers] ($).<br>
  
 
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===== Marriage =====
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*'''1858-1895''' - White County Marriage Index 1858-1895. Batch {{IGI|M713961}} 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>
  
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
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==== Family History Centers  ====
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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]
  
 
== References  ==
 
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Guide to White County Georgia genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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White County, Georgia
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Georgia
Location of Georgia in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 22, 1857
County Seat Cleveland
Courthouse
Address White County Courthouse
59 South Main Street #B
Cleveland, GA 30528-0185
Phone: 706.865.2613 
White County Website

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

Marriage
  • 1858-1895 - White County Marriage Index 1858-1895. Batch M713961 at FamilySearch - free.[3]

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).
  3. Genealogical Society of Utah, Parish and Vital Records List (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/5/53/Igigeorgiamz.pdf.