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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.greenecountyga.gov/ Greene County Courthouse ]<br>113 N Main <br>Greensboro, GA 30642-1109 <br>Phone:706.453.7716
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Probate Court has marriage,&nbsp;death and probate records; <br>Clerk Superior Court has divorce records from 1790, <br>court and land; records from 1785; County Health <br>Department has birth records from 1927<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Greene County, Georgia. Page 156 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1786'''--Greene County was created 3 February 1786&nbsp;from [[Washington County, Georgia|Washington ]]County.&nbsp;'''County seat:''' Greensboro <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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'''1786'''--Greene County was created 3 February 1786&nbsp;from [[Washington County, Georgia|Washington ]]County.<br>'''County seat:''' Greensboro <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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'''1787''' -- town burned by Indians For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:  
 
'''1787''' -- town burned by Indians For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:  
  
*[[Burned Counties Research]] <br>
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*[http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424 http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424]
 
*[http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424 http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424]
  
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==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
  
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==== Marriages ====
  
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1.&nbsp; Marriages 1769-1850 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countygreene.html Georgia Pioneers]<br>2.&nbsp; Marriages 1885-1886 (from newspapers) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countygreene.html Georgia Pioneers]<br>3.&nbsp; Marriage Contracts found in deeds, etc. [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countygreene.html Georgia Pioneers]<br>
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==== Military&nbsp; ====
  
 
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1.&nbsp; Wills 1796-1806 (abstracts) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countygreene.html Georgia Pioneers]
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2.&nbsp; Index to Estates, Inventories, Book A [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countygreene.html Georgia Pioneers]<br>3.&nbsp; Index to Estates, Inventories, Book B [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countygreene.html Georgia Pioneers]<br>4.&nbsp; General Index to all Wills 1798-1914 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countygreene.html Georgia Pioneers]<br>5.&nbsp; General Index to all Guardian, Administrators Bonds, etc. 1790-1943 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countygreene.html Georgia Pioneers]<br>6.&nbsp; Index to Wills and Appraisements,&nbsp;Book 2, 1794-1810 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countygreene.html Georgia Pioneers]<br>7.&nbsp; Index to Wills and Appraisements,&nbsp;Book 3, 1806-1816 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countygreene.html Georgia Pioneers]<br>8.&nbsp; Index to Wills and Appraisements, Book 4, 1817-1842 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countygreene.html Georgia Pioneers]<br>9.&nbsp; Index to Wills and Appraisements, Book 5, 1840-1877 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countygreene.html Georgia Pioneers]<br>
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==== Taxation&nbsp;  ====
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1811 Greene County Tax Digest (digital images) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countygreene.html Georgia Pioneers]
  
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
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== Societies and Libraries<br> ==
  
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]&nbsp;
 
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*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*{{FHL|Georgia%2C+Greene|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
 
*{{FHL|Georgia%2C+Greene|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/GA/Greene/ Greene County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/GA/Greene/ Greene County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)  
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*Georgia Pioneers [http://www.georgiapioneers.com Georgia Pioneers]
  
 
== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 18:40, 5 January 2013


United States Gotoarrow.png Georgia Gotoarrow.png Greene County

Hand and keyboard.jpg Georgia
Online Records


County Courthouse

Greene County Courthouse
113 N Main
Greensboro, GA 30642-1109
Phone:706.453.7716

Probate Court has marriage, death and probate records;
Clerk Superior Court has divorce records from 1790,
court and land; records from 1785; County Health
Department has birth records from 1927[1]

History

Parent County

1786--Greene County was created 3 February 1786 from Washington County.
County seat: Greensboro [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1787 -- town burned by Indians 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 

Marriages

1.  Marriages 1769-1850 Georgia Pioneers
2.  Marriages 1885-1886 (from newspapers) Georgia Pioneers
3.  Marriage Contracts found in deeds, etc. Georgia Pioneers

Military 

Newspapers

Probate 

1.  Wills 1796-1806 (abstracts) Georgia Pioneers

2.  Index to Estates, Inventories, Book A Georgia Pioneers
3.  Index to Estates, Inventories, Book B Georgia Pioneers
4.  General Index to all Wills 1798-1914 Georgia Pioneers
5.  General Index to all Guardian, Administrators Bonds, etc. 1790-1943 Georgia Pioneers
6.  Index to Wills and Appraisements, Book 2, 1794-1810 Georgia Pioneers
7.  Index to Wills and Appraisements, Book 3, 1806-1816 Georgia Pioneers
8.  Index to Wills and Appraisements, Book 4, 1817-1842 Georgia Pioneers
9.  Index to Wills and Appraisements, Book 5, 1840-1877 Georgia Pioneers


Taxation 

1811 Greene County Tax Digest (digital images) Georgia Pioneers


Vital Records

Death
  • 1849-50, 1859-60, 1869-70, 1879-80 - Greene 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), Greene County, Georgia. Page 156 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).