Chattooga County, Georgia Genealogy
Guide to Chattooga County Georgia genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
|Chattooga County, Georgia|
Location of Georgia in the U.S.
|Founded||December 28, 1838|
|Address|| Chattooga County Courthouse|
PO Box 211
Summerville, GA 30747-0211
Chattooga County Website
- 1 Chattooga County Georgia Courthouse
- 2 Chattooga County Georgia History
- 3 Chattooga County Georgia Places/Localities
- 4 Chattooga County Georgia Genealogy Resources
- 5 Chattooga County Georgia Genealogy Societies and Libraries
- 6 Chattooga County Georgia Genealogy Websites
- 7 Chattooga County Georgia Genealogy References
Chattooga County Georgia Courthouse
Clerk Court has divorce records from early 1900’s
and court records; Clerk Office has birth, marriage
death, burial and probate records
Chattooga County Georgia History
1838--Chattooga County was formed from parts of Floyd and Walker Counties. The county seat is Summerville.
Chattooga County Georgia Places/Localities
Chattooga County Georgia Genealogy Resources
Beersheba Presbyterian Church, Summerville
- 1853-1885 - Beersheba Presbyterian Church, Summerville, Baptism Index 1853-1885. Batch C712461 at FamilySearch - free.
- 1853-1895 - Beersheba Presbyterian Church, Summerville, Marriage Index 1853-1895. Batch M712461 at FamilySearch - free.
Index to Wills 1856-1924 Georgia Pioneers ($).
Index to Inventories and Appraisements 1867-1868 Georgia Pioneers ($).
Index to Annual Returns, Inventories, Appraisements, ouchers, 1851-1859 Georgia Pioneers ($).
Wills 1856-1880 (digital images) Georgia Pioneers ($).
Marriage records can be found as far back as 1836. Those prior to 1838 were probably recorded by ministers who recorded them after the fact.
- 1836-1860 - Marriage Index for 1836-1860
- 1839-1880 - Chattooga County Marriage Index 1839-1880. Batch M712451 at FamilySearch - free.
- 1861-1880 - Groom Marriage Indexes for 1861-1880
- Brides Index
- 1880-1895 - Chattooga County Marriage Index 1880-1895. Batch M712452 at FamilySearch - free.
- 1885-1886 - Marriages from Newspapers 1885-1886 Georgia Pioneers ($).
- 1849-50, 1869-70 - Chattooga County, Georgia Genealogy Mortality Schedules at Ancestry ($).
Chattooga County Georgia Genealogy Societies and Libraries
Family History Centers
Chattooga County Georgia Genealogy Websites
- USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
- Family History Library Catalog
- Chattooga County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History (Linkpendium)
- Georgia Pioneers 
Chattooga County Georgia Genealogy References
- Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Chattooga County, Georgia. Page 153 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
- The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
- Genealogical Society of Utah, Parish and Vital Records List (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/0/09/Igigeorgiaad.pdf.