Dooly County, Georgia Genealogy
Guide to Dooly County Georgia genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
|Dooly County, Georgia|
Location of Georgia in the U.S.
|Founded||May 15, 1821|
|Address|| Dooly County Courthouse|
PO Box 348
Vienna, GA 31092-0322
Dooly County Website
- 1 Dooly County Georgia Courthouse
- 2 Dooly County Georgia History
- 3 Dooly County Georgia Places/Localities
- 4 Dooly County Georgia Genealogy Resources
- 5 Dooly County Georgia Genealogy Societies and Libraries
- 6 Dooly County Georgia Genealogy Web Sites
- 7 Dooly County Georgia Genealogy References
Dooly County Georgia Courthouse
Clerk Superior Court has divorce and court records from 1846 and land records from 1850; Probate Court has birth, marriage, death, burial and probate records
Dooly County Georgia History
1821--Dooly County was created 15 May 1821 from Creek Indian lands.
County seat: Vienna 
1847 -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.
For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:
Dooly County Georgia Places/Localities
Dooly County Georgia Genealogy Resources
- 1847-1852 Georgia Pioneers ($)
- Wills 1849-1931 (abstracts) Georgia Pioneers ($)
- Digital Images of Dooly County Wills 1847-1867. See names of Testators. Georgia Pioneers ($)
- Index to Annual Returns, Vouchers, Book 1, 1847-1854; Book 2, 1855-1859 Georgia Pioneers ($)
- Index to Wills, Book A, 1847-1901 Georgia Pioneers ($)
- Index to Annual Returns, Bk 1, 1847-1854; Bk 2, 1855-1859 Georgia Pioneers ($)
- 1846-1890 - Dooly County Marriage Index 1846-1890. Batch M712671 at FamilySearch - free.
- 1885-1895 - Dooly County Marriage Index 1885-1895. Batch M712672 at FamilySearch - free.
- 1890-1908 - Dooly County Marriage Index 1890-1908. Batch M712673 at FamilySearch - free.
- 1859-60, 1869-70, 1879-80 - Dooly County, Georgia Genealogy Mortality Schedules at Ancestry ($).
Dooly County Georgia Genealogy Societies and Libraries
Family History Centers
Dooly County Georgia Genealogy Web Sites
- USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
- Family History Library Catalog
- Dooly County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History (Linkpendium)
- Georgia Pioneers Georgia Pioneers ($)
Dooly County Georgia Genealogy References
- Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Dooly County, Georgia. Page 154 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.