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{{Georgia-stub}} <br> ''[[United States]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow-kelly.png|RTENOTITLE]]&nbsp; [[Georgia (state)|Georgia]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow-kelly.png|RTENOTITLE]]&nbsp; [[Clayton_County,_Georgia|Clayton County]]'' <br><br>  
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
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*Wills (digital images) 1857-1865 (see names of testators) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyclayton.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Index to&nbsp;Clayton&nbsp;County Inventories, Vouchers,&nbsp;Sales 1857-1897; 1898-1957 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyclayton.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)
  
 
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'''Marriages'''
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Index to Clayton&nbsp;County&nbsp;Marriages 1859-1870 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyclayton.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)
  
 
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*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.  
 
*{{FHL|Georgia%2C+Clayton|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
 
*{{FHL|Georgia%2C+Clayton|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/GA/Clayton/ Clayton County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/GA/Clayton/ Clayton County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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*[http://www.georgiapioneers.com Georgia Pioneers] ($)
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==

Revision as of 17:32, 1 April 2012

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United States  RTENOTITLE  Georgia  RTENOTITLE  Clayton County

County Courthouse

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History

Parent County

1858--Clayton County was created 30 November 1858 fromFayette and Henry Counties.  County seat:  Jonesboro [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1864 -- 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 

  • Wills (digital images) 1857-1865 (see names of testators) Georgia Pioneers
  • Index to Clayton County Inventories, Vouchers, Sales 1857-1897; 1898-1957 Georgia Pioneers ($)

Taxation

Vital Records 

Marriages

Index to Clayton County Marriages 1859-1870 Georgia Pioneers ($)

Death
  • 1869-70, 1879-80 - Clayton County, Georgia Genealogy Mortality Schedules at Ancestry ($).

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).