Difference between revisions of "Habersham County, Georgia Genealogy"

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1882 and 1895 -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.
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For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:
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*[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Burned_Counties_Research https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Burned_Counties_Research] <br>
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*[http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424 http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424]
  
 
== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==

Revision as of 14:13, 17 March 2009

 United States  > Georgia > Habersham County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1818--Habersham County was created 15 December 1818 from Cherokee Indian lands. County seat: Clarkesville [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1882 and 1895 -- 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

Societies and Libraries 

Web Sites

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).