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{{Georgia-stub}}<br>''[[United States]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Georgia (state)|Georgia]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Bryan_County,_Georgia|Bryan County]]'' <br><br>  
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.bryancountyga.org/ Bryan County Courthouse]<br> PO Box 430<br> Pembroke, GA 31321-0000<br> Phone: 912.653.3839 <br><br>Probate Judge has marriage, probate, birth and some death records; <br>County Clerk has divorce records from 1920, court and land records <br>from 1793<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Bryan County, Georgia. Page 152 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
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'''1793'''--Bryan County was created 19 December 1793 from [[Chatham County, Georgia|Chatham]] County.&nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp;&nbsp;Pembroke <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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== Places/Localities  ==
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==== Populated Places  ====
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
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*[[Bulloch County, Georgia|Bulloch]]
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*[[Chatham County, Georgia|Chatham]]
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*[[Effingham County, Georgia|Effingham]]
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*[[Evans County, Georgia|Evans<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1228596282937_82" />]]
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*[[Liberty County, Georgia|Liberty]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
  
==== Military ====
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==== Marriages ====
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1868-1889 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countybryan.html Georgia Pioneers]
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====== Civil War Battle ======
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The following Civil War battles were fought in Bryan County.
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*March 3, 1863 = [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/ga002.htm Fort McAllister I]<ref>Heritage Preservation Services, [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/ga002.htm Civil War Battle Summaries by State], (accessed 13 August, 2012)</ref>
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*December 13, 1864 = [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/ga028.htm Fort McAllister II]<ref>Heritage Preservation Services, [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/ga028.htm Civil War Battle Summaries by State], (accessed 13 August, 2012)</ref>
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:[http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/GAmap.htm Map] showing Civil War battles in Georgia.
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
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==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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&nbsp;'''Wills 1870-1891 (digital images) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countybryan.html Georgia Pioneers]'''
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&nbsp; Index to Will Book 1891-1933 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countybryan.html Georgia Pioneers]
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&nbsp; Index to Will Book A 1870-1891 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countybryan.html Georgia Pioneers]
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&nbsp; Index to Will Book B 1891-1933 &nbsp;[http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countybryan.html Georgia Pioneers] &nbsp; &nbsp;
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==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
  
 
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:*'''1859-60, 1869-70''' - {{PAGENAME}} Mortality Schedules at [http://search.ancestry.com/Browse/list.aspx?dbid=8756 Ancestry] ($).<br>
  
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
  
== Townships and Cities ==
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==== Family History Centers<br> ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
 
*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.  
*Family History Library Catalog. Salt Lake City, Utah.
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*{{FHL|Georgia%2C+Bryan|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/GA/Bryan/ Bryan County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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*[http://www.georgiapioneers.com Georgia Pioneers]
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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<references /> {{Georgia|Georgia}}
  
 
[[Category:Bryan_County,_Georgia]]
 
[[Category:Bryan_County,_Georgia]]

Revision as of 16:23, 8 October 2012

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United States  Gotoarrow.png  Georgia  Gotoarrow.png  Bryan County

County Courthouse

Bryan County Courthouse
PO Box 430
Pembroke, GA 31321-0000
Phone: 912.653.3839

Probate Judge has marriage, probate, birth and some death records;
County Clerk has divorce records from 1920, court and land records
from 1793[1]

History

Parent County

1793--Bryan County was created 19 December 1793 from Chatham County. County seat:  Pembroke [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Marriages

1868-1889 Georgia Pioneers

Military

Civil War
Civil War Battle

The following Civil War battles were fought in Bryan County.

Map showing Civil War battles in Georgia.

Newspapers

Probate

 Wills 1870-1891 (digital images) Georgia Pioneers   Index to Will Book 1891-1933 Georgia Pioneers

  Index to Will Book A 1870-1891 Georgia Pioneers

  Index to Will Book B 1891-1933  Georgia Pioneers       

Taxation

Vital Records

  • 1859-60, 1869-70 - Bryan County, Georgia Genealogy Mortality Schedules 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), Bryan County, Georgia. Page 152 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).
  3. Heritage Preservation Services, Civil War Battle Summaries by State, (accessed 13 August, 2012)
  4. Heritage Preservation Services, Civil War Battle Summaries by State, (accessed 13 August, 2012)