Butts County, Georgia Genealogy

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Guide to Butts County Georgia genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Butts County, Georgia
Map of the U.S. highlighting Georgia
Location of Georgia in the U.S.
Founded December 24, 1825
County Seat Jackson
Address Butts County Courthouse
25 Third Street
PO Box 320
Jackson, GA 30233-0320
Phone: 770.775.8200
Butts County Website

Butts County Georgia Courthouse

Probate Court has birth, marriage, death and probate records;
Clerk Superior Court has divorce, court and land records from 1825[1]

Butts County Georgia History

Parent County

1825--Butts County was created 24 December 1825 from Henry and Monroe Counties.  County seat:  Jackson [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Butts County Georgia Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Butts County Georgia Genealogy Resources





Local Histories





  Butts County Wills 1821-1841 (digital images and abstracts) . See lists of testators.   Georgia Pioneers
  Butts County Wills and Estates 1845-1855 (digital images). See list of testators.   Georgia Pioneers
  Butts County Wills and Estates 1849-1857 (digital images). See list of testators.  Georgia Pioneers
  Index to Will Book A 1850-1896  Georgia Pioneers ($)
  Index to Will Book B 1897-1948   Georgia Pioneers ($)
  Index to Wills, Appraisements, Sales, Annual Returns, 1826-1841; 1836-1845;

          1845-1851;1849-1857   Georgia Pioneers ($)
  Index to Annual Returns and Vouchers 1852-1855; 1864-1888;

           1889-1901; 1896-1901  Georgia Pioneers ($)


Vital Records

  • 1826-1886 - Butts County Marriage Index 1826-1886. Batch M712281 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1827-1870 - Butts County Marriages 1827-1870 Georgia Pioneers
  • 1876-1896 - Butts County Marriage Index 1876-1896 Georgia Pioneers
  • 1882-1895 - Butts County Marriage Index 1882-1895. Batch M712283 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1887-1895 - Butts County Marriage Index 1887-1895. Batch M712282 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1879-80 - Butts County, Georgia Genealogy Mortality Schedules at Ancestry ($).

Butts County Georgia Genealogy Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Butts County Georgia Genealogy Websites

Butts County Georgia Genealogy References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Butts 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. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Genealogical Society of Utah, Parish and Vital Records List (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/0/09/Igigeorgiaad.pdf.