Gadsden County, Florida Genealogy
Guide to Gadsden County Florida genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
|Gadsden County, Florida|
Location in the state of Florida
Location of Florida in the U.S.
|Founded||June 24, 1823|
- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places / Localities
- 4 Societies and Libraries
- 5 Web Sites
- 6 References
Gadsden County Courthouse
10 E Jefferson St; PO Box 1799
Quincy, FL 32351
County Judge has marriage and probate records
Clerk Circuit has divorce, court and land records. 
1849 -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.
For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:
Places / Localities
- Florida Tombstone Transcription Project - USGenWeb
- Interment.net - Florida cemetery records by County
- Veterans Administration National Cemeteries - Florida National Cemeteries
- Edwards Cemetery, Greensboro BillionGraves
For tips on accessing Gadsden County, Florida Genealogy census records online, see: Florida Census.
- 1783 Spanish Census - USGenWeb Archives Project
- 1821 Census/Tax List Index - USGenWeb Archives Project
- 1823 Census/Tax List Index - USGenWeb Archives Project
- 1880 Census African Born Blacks and Mulattos - USGenWeb Archives Project
- 1885 Florida State Population Census - Includes sex, age, relationship, occupation, place of birth of each family member and parents. Also census for agriculture, manufacture and mortality.
- Federal Census Information from National Archives - USGenWeb Archives Project
- State Census Information from Florida State Archives - USGenWeb Archives Project
- Census of Pensioners Revolutionary Military Service - USGenWeb Archives Project
- 1870 Gray's Atlas Panhandle Portion of State - USGenWeb Archives Project
- 1882 Rand McNally Panhandle Portion of State - USGenWeb Archives Project
- Exploring Florida, FCIT Maps, University of South Florida
- Florida State Military Files - USGenWeb Archives Project
- Pension Transcriptions - Florida state pension records from various wars - USGenWeb Pension Project
- Florida Casualties in the Korean Conflict
- Florida Casualties in the Vietnam War
- Florida Obituaries - Obituary transcriptions from Florida counties - USGenWeb Obituaries Project
- 1849-1885 - Gadsden County Marriage Books A and B Index 1849-1885. Batch M513081 at FamilySearch - free.
- 1849-1887 - Gadsden County Marriage Books A and B Index 1849-1887. Batch M743634 at FamilySearch - free.
- 1881-1885 - Gadsden County Marriage Index 1881-1885. Batch M004319 at FamilySearch - free.
- 1887-1899 - Gadsden County Marriage Book C Index 1887-1899. Batch M743674 at FamilySearch - free.
- 1899-1913 - Gadsden County Marriage Books 1 and 2 Index 1899-1913. Batch M001196 at FamilySearch - free.
- 1899-1930 - Gadsden County Marriage Books 1 and 2 Index 1899-1930. Batch M743676 at FamilySearch - free.
- 1913-1919 - Gadsden County Marriage Book 3 Index 1913-1919. Batch M743632 at FamilySearch - free.
- 1919-1931 - Gadsden County Marriage Books 4 and 5 Index 1919-1931. Batch M744245 at FamilySearch - free.
Societies and Libraries
- Florida State Historical Societies - Listing by County
- Florida Family History Centers
- Florida Historical Society
- Florida State Genealogical Society
Family History Centers
- Gadsden County FLGenWeb
- State of Florida
- USGenWeb Project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
- Family History Library Catalog
- Gadsden County, Florida Genealogy and Family History (Linkpendium)
- Gadsden County, FLGenWeb Project, Inc.
- Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Gasden County, Florida. Page 134 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://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/5/54/Igiflorida.pdf.