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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[[Image:Calhoun County Georgia Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|200px|Calhoun County Georgia Courthouse.jpg]]Calhoun County Courthouse<br> 111 School Street; PO Box 111; <br>Morgan, GA 31766<br> Phone: 912.849.4835 <br><br>Clerk Superior Court has divorce, land, military and<br> court records from 1854; Probate Court has birth,&nbsp;<br>marriage, death, burial and probate records
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[[Image:Calhoun County Georgia Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|200px]][http://publicrecords.onlinesearches.com/GA_Calhoun.htm Calhoun County Courthouse]<br> 111 School Street; PO Box 111; <br>Morgan, GA 31766<br> Phone: 912.849.4835 <br><br>Clerk Superior Court has divorce, land, military and<br> court records from 1854; Probate Court has birth,&nbsp;<br>marriage, death, burial and probate records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Calhoun County, Georgia. Page 152 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 16:26, 8 October 2012

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County Courthouse

Calhoun County Georgia Courthouse.jpg
Calhoun County Courthouse
111 School Street; PO Box 111;
Morgan, GA 31766
Phone: 912.849.4835

Clerk Superior Court has divorce, land, military and
court records from 1854; Probate Court has birth, 
marriage, death, burial and probate records[1]

History

Parent County

1854--Calhoun County was created 20 February 1854 from Baker andEarly Counties.  County seat:  Morgan [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1888 and 1920 -- 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

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Death
  • 1869-70 - Calhoun 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), Calhoun 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).