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African American Resources for Georgia

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===Probate Records===
*[{{RecordSearch|1999178 |Georgia, Probate Records, 1742-1975] }} - lists of slaves can often be found in probate records
===Reconstruction Records===
Online collections of Freedman's Bank records:
*[{{RecordSearch|1417695 |United States, Freedman's Bank Records, 1865-1874]}}
*[ U.S., Freedman's Bank Records, 1865-1871] ($)
The Freedmen's Bureau (1865-1872) was created by the US government to assist former slaves in the southern United States. One of their responsibilities was to record the marriages (past and present) of the former slaves. These records can be found in the collections below and include the lists of marriages that occurred previously, marriage certificates, and marriage licenses. The information contained on the records may include the name of the husband and wife/groom and bride, age, occupation, residence, year or date of marriage, by whom, number of children, and remarks.
*[{{RecordSearch|1414908 |United States, Freedmen's Bureau Marriages, 1861-1872]}}
*[ U.S., Freedmen’s Bureau Marriage Records, 1846-1867]
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