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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[[Image:Early County Georgia Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|200px|Early County Georgia Courthouse.jpg]]&nbsp;Early County; PO Box 849; Blakely, GA 31723; Ph. 229.723.3033 Details: (Many rec lost, first m bk, 1854) (clk of Ct has cem, div, land, mil &amp; ct rec)
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[[Image:Early County Georgia Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|200px]][http://publicrecords.onlinesearches.com/GA_Early.htm Early County Courthouse]<br> PO Box 849<br> Blakely, GA 31723<br> Phone: 229.723.3033 <br><br>Many records lost, first marriage book, 1854<br>Clerk of Court has cemetery, divorce, land, <br>military and court records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Early County, Georgia. Page 154 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
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*Wills 1822-1832 (digital images). See names of testators &nbsp;[http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyearly.html Georgia Pioneers]<br>  
 
*Wills 1822-1832 (digital images). See names of testators &nbsp;[http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyearly.html Georgia Pioneers]<br>  
*Wills 1839-1895 (digital images). See names of testators. [http://georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyearly.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Wills 1839-1895 (digital images). See names of testators. [http://georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyearly.html Georgia Pioneers]  
 
*Index to Will Book B, 1839-1895 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyearly.html Georgia Pioneers]<br>  
 
*Index to Will Book B, 1839-1895 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyearly.html Georgia Pioneers]<br>  
 
*Index to Will Book 2, 1896-1941 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyearly.html Georgia Pioneers]<br>
 
*Index to Will Book 2, 1896-1941 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyearly.html Georgia Pioneers]<br>

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County Courthouse

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Early County Courthouse
PO Box 849
Blakely, GA 31723
Phone: 229.723.3033

Many records lost, first marriage book, 1854
Clerk of Court has cemetery, divorce, land,
military and court records[1]

History

Parent County

1818--Early County was created 15 December 1818 from Creek Indian Lands.
County seat: Blakely [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1896 -- 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

Taxation

Vital Records

Death
  • 1859-60, 1879-80 - Early County, Georgia Genealogy Mortality Schedules at Ancestry ($).

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Early County, Georgia. Page 154 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).