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== County Courthouse  ==
 
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For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:  
  
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:*Burke County, Georgia Wills Index at [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~gaburke/bwill.htm GAGenWeb] - free.<br>
 
:*Burke County, Georgia Wills Index at [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~gaburke/bwill.htm GAGenWeb] - free.<br>
  
==== Taxation ====
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== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
  
==== Family History Centers<br> ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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Revision as of 23:16, 10 January 2012

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United States  Gotoarrow.png  Georgia  Gotoarrow.png  Burke County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1777--Burke County was created 5 February 1777 from St. George Parish.  County seat: Waynesboro [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1825 and 1856 -- 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

  • Burke County, Georgia Wills Index at GAGenWeb - free.

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

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