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== County Courthouse  ==
 
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For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:  
  
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*[http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424 http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424]
 
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==== Local Histories  ====
  
==== Maps  ====
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&nbsp; 1815-1850 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyscreven.html Georgia Pioneers]
  
 
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*Wills, Book 2A, 1808-1877 (digital images) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyscreven.html Georgia Pioneers]
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== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
 
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 
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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+Screven|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
 
*{{FHL|Georgia%2C+Screven|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/GA/Screven/ Screven County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/GA/Screven/ Screven County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)  
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Revision as of 19:39, 28 February 2012

Template:Georgia-stub United States  > Georgia > Screven County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1793--Screven County was created 14 December 1793 fromBurke and Effingham Counties. County seat: Sylvania [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1860's and 1896 -- 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 

Marriages

  1815-1850 Georgia Pioneers

Military

Newspapers

Probate 

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

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