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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
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'''1870'''--Douglas County was created 17 October 1870&nbsp;from [[Campbell_County,_Georgia|Campbell ]]and [[Carroll_County,_Georgia|Carroll&nbsp;]]Counties.<br>&nbsp;'''County seat:&nbsp;'''&nbsp;Douglasville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1870'''--Douglas County was created 17 October 1870&nbsp;from [[Campbell County, Georgia|Campbell and]] [[Carroll County, Georgia|Carroll&nbsp;]]Counties.<br>&nbsp;'''County seat:&nbsp;'''&nbsp;Douglasville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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*[[Carroll_County,_Georgia|Carroll]]
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*[[Cobb_County,_Georgia|Cobb]]
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*[[Cobb County, Georgia|Cobb]]  
*[[Fulton_County,_Georgia|Fulton]]
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*[[Fulton County, Georgia|Fulton]]  
*[[Paulding_County,_Georgia|Paulding]]
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*[[Paulding County, Georgia|Paulding]]
  
 
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== Resources  ==
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Revision as of 05:15, 26 August 2010

Template:Georgia-stub United States  > Georgia > Douglas County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1870--Douglas County was created 17 October 1870 from Campbell and Carroll Counties.
 County seat:  Douglasville [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1896 and 1957 -- 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

Societies and Libraries 

Web Sites

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog

References

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