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== County Courthouse  ==
== County Courthouse  ==
White County; 59 S Main St #B; Cleveland, GA 30528-0185; Ph. 706.865.2613 Details: (Pro ct has b, m, d & pro rec; Clk Sup Ct has div, ct & land rec from 1858 & mil dis rec)
White County Courthouse<br> 59 South Main Street #B; <br>Cleveland, GA 30528-0185<br> Phone: 706.865.2613&nbsp;<br><br>Probate Court has birth, marriage, death and probate records;<br> Clerk Superior Court has divorce, court and land records from <br>1858 and military discharge records
== History  ==
== History  ==

Revision as of 18:44, 18 September 2012

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County Courthouse

White County Courthouse
59 South Main Street #B;
Cleveland, GA 30528-0185
Phone: 706.865.2613 

Probate Court has birth, marriage, death and probate records;
Clerk Superior Court has divorce, court and land records from
1858 and military discharge records


Parent County

1857--White County was created 22 December 1857 fromHabersham County. County seat: Cleveland [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss


Populated Places

Neighboring Counties






Local Histories



Civil War
  • Ledford, Karen Ann Thompson. These Men Wore Grey Genealogical, Military, and Interment Records of Confederate Soldiers. (Toccoa, Georgia : K.T. Ledford, c1998-c2001), 7 Volumes. Each volume contains bibliographical references and full-name index. Contents: v. 1. Franklin County -- v. 2. Habersham County --v. 3. Stephens County -- v. 4. Rabun County --v. 5. White County -- v. 6. Banks County -- v. 7. Jackson County. Book found at FHL 975.8 V3L and Other Libraries.



  • 1863-1961 - Index to White County, Georgia Will Book 1 (1863-1893) and Will Book 2 (1893-1961) at Georgia Pioneers ($).
Additional Probate Records
  • 1859-1929 - Index to White County, Georgia Inventories, Appraisements, Sales, Book 1 (1859-1875) and Book 2 (1869-1929) at Georgia Pioneers ($).


Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Web Sites


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