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{{Georgia-stub}} <br> ''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[Georgia (state)|Georgia]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[Dooly_County,_Georgia|Dooly County]]''  
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[[Image:Dooly County Georgia Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|200px]]<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1347392258705_27" /><span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1347392258705_128" />
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[http://www.courtreference.com/Dooly-County-Georgia-Courts.htm Dooly County Courthouse]<br> PO Box 348 <br>Vienna, GA 31092-0322<br> Phone: 912.268.4228
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Clerk Superior Court has divorce and court records from 1846 and land records from 1850; Probate Court has birth, marriage, death, burial and probate records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Dooly County, Georgia. Page 154 {{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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'''1821'''--Dooly County was created 15 May 1821 from Creek Indian lands.<br>'''County seat:&nbsp;'''&nbsp;Vienna <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
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'''1847''' -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.
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For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:
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*[[Burned Counties Research]] <br>
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*[http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424 http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424]
  
 
== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
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*[[Crisp County, Georgia|Crisp]]
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*[[Houston County, Georgia|Houston]]
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*[[Macon County, Georgia|Macon]]
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*[[Pulaski County, Georgia|Pulaski]]
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*[[Sumter County, Georgia|Sumter]]
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*[[Wilcox County, Georgia|Wilcox]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Maps  ====
 
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*1847-1852 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countydooly.html Georgia Pioneers]&nbsp;($)<br>
  
 
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==== Probate  ====
 
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*Wills 1849-1931 (abstracts) &nbsp;[http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countydooly.html Georgia Pioneers]&nbsp;($)<br>
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*Digital Images of Dooly County Wills 1847-1867. See names of Testators. [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countydooly.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)
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*Index to Annual Returns, Vouchers, Book 1, 1847-1854; Book 2, 1855-1859 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countydooly.html Georgia Pioneers]&nbsp;($)<br>
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*Index to Wills, Book A, 1847-1901 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countydooly.html Georgia Pioneers]&nbsp;($)<br>
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*Index to Annual Returns,&nbsp;Bk 1, 1847-1854; Bk 2, 1855-1859 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com Georgia Pioneers] ($)&nbsp;
  
 
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:*'''1859-60, 1869-70, 1879-80''' - {{PAGENAME}} Mortality Schedules at [http://search.ancestry.com/Browse/list.aspx?dbid=8756 Ancestry] ($).<br>
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== Societies and Libraries<br>  ==
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]&nbsp;
  
 
== 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+Dooly|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/GA/Dooly/ Dooly County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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*Georgia Pioneers [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/ Georgia Pioneers]&nbsp;($)<br>
  
 
== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 16:46, 8 October 2012

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County Courthouse

Dooly County Georgia Courthouse.jpg

Dooly County Courthouse
PO Box 348
Vienna, GA 31092-0322
Phone: 912.268.4228

Clerk Superior Court has divorce and court records from 1846 and land records from 1850; Probate Court has birth, marriage, death, burial and probate records[1]

History

Parent County

1821--Dooly County was created 15 May 1821 from Creek Indian lands.
County seat:  Vienna [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1847 -- 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

Marriages

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Death
  • 1859-60, 1869-70, 1879-80 - Dooly 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), Dooly County, Georgia. Page 154 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).