Difference between revisions of "Clarke County, Georgia Genealogy"

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==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
  
*[http://athnewspapers.galileo.usg.edu/athnewspapers/search Athens Historic Newspaper Archives] - Digital Library of Georgia contains full-text issues of 5 historic Athens newspapers. &nbsp;Titles include&nbsp;''Athenian'' (1827-1832), ''Southern Banner'' (1832-1882), <u>Southern Watchman</u> (1855-1882),''Daily/Weekly Banner-Watchman'' (1882-1889), ''Daily/Weekly Athens Banner'' (1889-1922). &nbsp;Search or Browse available.
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*[http://athnewspapers.galileo.usg.edu/athnewspapers/search Athens Historic Newspaper Archives] - Digital Library of Georgia contains full-text issues of 5 historic Athens newspapers. &nbsp;Titles include&nbsp;''Athenian'' (1827-1832), ''Southern Banner'' (1832-1882), <u>Southern Watchman</u> (1855-1882),''Daily/Weekly Banner-Watchman'' (1882-1889), ''Daily/Weekly Athens Banner'' (1889-1922). &nbsp;Search or Browse available. Viewing papers requires download of free&nbsp;DjVu Browser Plug-in.
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
== Societies and Libraries ==
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== Societies and Libraries ==
  
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~gaahs/ Athens Historical Society] &nbsp;&nbsp;
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~gaahs/ Athens Historical Society] &nbsp;&nbsp;  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.com/~gacogs/ Clarke-Oconee Historical Society]
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.com/~gacogs/ Clarke-Oconee Historical Society]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~gaclark2/ Clarke County, GAGenWeb ]- free genealogy resources; part of the national USGenWeb Project
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~gaclark2/ Clarke County, GAGenWeb ]- free genealogy resources; part of the national USGenWeb Project  
 
*{{FHL|Georgia%2C+Clarke|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
 
*{{FHL|Georgia%2C+Clarke|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/GA/Clarke/ Clarke County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/GA/Clarke/ Clarke County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)

Revision as of 02:47, 5 February 2011

Template:Georgia-stubUnited States  Gotoarrow-kelly.png  Georgia  Gotoarrow-kelly.png  Clarke County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1801--Clarke County was created 5 December 1801 from Jackson County. County seat:  Athens [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

  • Athens Historic Newspaper Archives - Digital Library of Georgia contains full-text issues of 5 historic Athens newspapers.  Titles include Athenian (1827-1832), Southern Banner (1832-1882), Southern Watchman (1855-1882),Daily/Weekly Banner-Watchman (1882-1889), Daily/Weekly Athens Banner (1889-1922).  Search or Browse available. Viewing papers requires download of free DjVu Browser Plug-in.

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

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