Santa Rosa County, Florida Genealogy
Guide to Santa Rosa County Florida genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
|Santa Rosa County, Florida|
Location in the state of Florida
Location of Florida in the U.S.
|Founded||February 18, 1842|
- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places / Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Websites
- 7 References
Santa Rosa County Courthouse
6865 Caroline Street
Milton, FL 32570
Courthouse burned in 1869.
County Archives has marriage, divorce,
probate and court records from 1869.
Deed Room, Main Courthouse has land records from 1869. 
Places / Localities
- Florida Tombstone Transcription Project - USGenWeb
- Interment.net - Florida cemetery records by County
- Veterans Administration National Cemeteries - Florida National Cemeteries
- Strickland Cemetery, Milton BillionGraves
For tips on accessing Santa Rosa 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
- Family Maps of Santa Rosa County, Florida (land patent maps) at HistoryGeo.com ($). Free surname search.
- 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
- Santa Rosa County Obituary Indexes - These are indexes for Santa Rosa County obituaries available at the Milton Library in the Genealogy Collection.
- 1869-1885 - Santa Rosa County Marriage Books A-C Index 1869-1885. Batch M513321 at FamilySearch - free.
Societies and Libraries
- Florida State Historical Societies - Listing by County
- Florida Historical Society
- Florida State Genealogical Society
Family History Centers
- 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
- Santa Rosa County, Florida Genealogy and Family History (Linkpendium)
- Santa Rosa County, FLGenWeb Project, Inc.
- The home page of this county can be found at http://www.co.santa-rosa.fl.us/
- Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Santa Rose County, Florida Page 136 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/3/3f/Igifloridamz.pdf.