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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1827'''--Harris County was created 14 December 1827&nbsp;from[[Muscogee_County,_Georgia|Muscogee]] and [[Troup_County,_Georgia|Troup]] Counties.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat:&nbsp;'''&nbsp;Hamilton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1827'''--Harris County was created 14 December 1827&nbsp;from[[Muscogee County, Georgia|Muscogee]] and [[Troup County, Georgia|Troup]] Counties.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat:&nbsp;'''&nbsp;Hamilton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Chambers_County,_Alabama|Chambers County, Alabama]]
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*[[Chambers County, Alabama|Chambers County, Alabama]]  
*[[Lee_County,_Alabama|Lee County, Alabama]]
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*[[Lee County, Alabama|Lee County, Alabama]]  
*[[Meriwether_County,_Georgia|Meriwether]]
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*[[Meriwether County, Georgia|Meriwether]]  
*[[Muscogee_County,_Georgia|Muscogee]]
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*[[Muscogee County, Georgia|Muscogee]]  
*[[Talbot_County,_Georgia|Talbot]]
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*[[Talbot County, Georgia|Talbot]]  
*[[Troup_County,_Georgia|Troup]]
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*[[Troup County, Georgia|Troup]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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Revision as of 14:17, 30 April 2009

United States  > Georgia > Harris County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1827--Harris County was created 14 December 1827 fromMuscogee and Troup Counties.  County seat:  Hamilton [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1865 -- Fire set by Federal Troops, but quickly extinguished.

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).