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''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[Georgia (state)|Georgia]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]]'' '''Liberty County'''<br><br>  
 
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| county = Liberty County
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| state = Georgia
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| founded year = 1777
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| founded date = February 5
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| seat = Hinesville
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| building address = Liberty County Courthouse<br>Courthouse Square<br>PO Box 829<br>Hinesville, GA 31313-3240<br>Phone: 912.876.2164<br>[http://www.libertycountyga.com/ '''Liberty County Website'''] }}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[http://www.libertycountyga.com/ Liberty County Courthouse]<br> Courthouse Square; PO Box 829<br>Hinesville, GA 31313-3240<br> Phone: 912.876.2164&nbsp;<br><br>Probate Judge has marriage and probate records from late 1700’s, <br>birth records from 1919 and death records from 1927; Clerk of Court<br> has divorce, court and land records from 1756; some early records lost<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Liberty County, Georgia. Page 157 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
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Probate Judge has marriage and probate records from late 1700’s, <br>birth records from 1919 and death records from 1927; Clerk of Court<br> has divorce, court and land records from 1756; some early records lost<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Liberty County, Georgia. Page 157 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 02:35, 7 March 2013

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Liberty County, Georgia
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Georgia
Location of Georgia in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 5, 1777
County Seat Hinesville
Courthouse
Address Liberty County Courthouse
Courthouse Square
PO Box 829
Hinesville, GA 31313-3240
Phone: 912.876.2164
Liberty County Website


County Courthouse

Probate Judge has marriage and probate records from late 1700’s,
birth records from 1919 and death records from 1927; Clerk of Court
has divorce, court and land records from 1756; some early records lost[1]

History

Parent County

1777--Liberty County was created 5 February 1777 from St. Andrew, St. James and St. John Parishes.
County seat:  Hinesville [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

  • Midway Congregational Church Records, Liberty County, Georgia. Digital version at Ancestry ($).
  • Stacy, James. History of the Midway Congregational Church, Liberty County, Georgia. 1951. Digital version at Ancestry ($).

Court

  • 1870 Residents, physical descriptions of Persons (digital images) Georgia Pioneers

Land

Local Histories

  • Taylors Creek: Story of the Community and Her People Through 200 years. Pearson, Ga.: Press of the Atkinson County Citizen, 1963. Digital version at Ancestry ($).

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

  • 1785-1895 - Owen, Clint. Liberty County, Georgia Marriages, 1785-1895 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 1998. Digital version 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), Liberty County, Georgia. Page 157 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).