Douglas County, Georgia Genealogy
Guide to Douglas County Georgia genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
|Douglas County, Georgia|
Location of Georgia in the U.S.
|Founded||October 17, 1870|
|Address|| Douglas County Courthouse|
8700 Hospital Drive
Douglasville, GA 30134-4501
Douglas County Website
- 1 Douglas County Georgia Courthouse
- 2 Douglas County Georgia History
- 3 Douglas County Georgia Places/Localities
- 4 Douglas County Georgia Genealogy Resources
- 5 Douglas County Georgia Genealogy Societies and Libraries
- 6 Douglas County Georgia Genealogy Websites
- 7 Douglas County Georgia Genealogy References
Douglas County Georgia Courthouse
Probate Court has birth, marriage, death and probate records; Clerk Superior Court has divorce, court,
and land records from 1870
Douglas County Georgia History
1896 and 1957 -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.
For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:
Douglas County Georgia Places/Localities
Douglas County Georgia Genealogy Resources
- Paupers 1871-1890 Georgia Pioneers
- 1885-1886 (from old newspapers)
- Wills 1870-1916, Books B and C (digital images) Georgia Pioneers
- Letters of Administration and Guardianship 1871-1885 (digital images) Georgia Pioneers
- Index to Letters of Administration.Guardianship 1871-1885 Georgia Pioneers
- Index to Wills, Book A, 1870-1932 Georgia Pioneers
- Index to Annual Returns, Book A, 1871-1897; Book B, 1886-1899 Georgia Pioneers
- Index to Inventories and Appraisements, Book B, 1886-1933 Georgia Pioneers
- 1871-1894 - Douglas County Marriage Books A and B Index 1871-1894. Batch M712691 at FamilySearch - free.
- 1894-1895 - Douglas County Marriage Book C Index 1894-1895. Batch M712692 at FamilySearch - free.
- 1879-80 - Douglas County, Georgia Genealogy Mortality Schedules at Ancestry ($).
Douglas County Georgia Genealogy Societies and Libraries
Family History Centers
Douglas County Georgia Genealogy Websites
- USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
- Family History Library Catalog
- Douglas County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History (Linkpendium)
- Georgia Pioneers Georgia Pioneers
Douglas County Georgia Genealogy References
- Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Douglas County, Georgia. Page 154 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
- The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
- 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.