Early County, Georgia Genealogy

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Guide to Early County Georgia genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Early County, Georgia
Map of the U.S. highlighting Georgia
Location of Georgia in the U.S.
Founded December 15, 1818
County Seat Blakely
Address Early County Courthouse
PO Box 849
Blakely, GA 31723
Phone: 229.723.3033
Early County Website

Early County Georgia Courthouse

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

Early County Georgia 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:

Early County Georgia Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Early County Georgia Genealogy Resources





Local Histories






Vital Records

  • 1820-1889 - Early County Marriage Index 1820-1889. Batch M712701 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1834-1850 - Early County Marriage Index 1834-1850. Batch M002548 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1868-1901 - Early County Marriage Index 1868-1901. Batch M712702 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1889-1895 - Early County Marriage Index 1889-1895. Batch M712703 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1859-60, 1879-80 - Early County, Georgia Genealogy Mortality Schedules at Ancestry ($).

Early County Georgia Genealogy Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Early County Georgia Genealogy Websites

Early County Georgia Genealogy 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).
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 Genealogical Society of Utah, Parish and Vital Records List (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/5/57/Igigeorgiael.pdf.