Echols County, Georgia Genealogy

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Online Records


County Courthouse

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Echols County Courthouse
PO Box 190
Statenville, GA 31648-0190
Phone: 229.559.5642

Clerk Superior Court has divorce, court and land records[1]

History

Parent County

1858--Echols County was created 13 December 1858 from Clinch and Lowndes Counties.
County seat: Statenville [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1897 -- 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

Marriages

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Death
  • 1859-60, 1869-70, 1879-80 - Echols 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), Echols 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).