Forsyth County, Georgia Genealogy
Guide to Forsyth County Georgia genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
|Forsyth County, Georgia|
Location of Georgia in the U.S.
|Founded||December 3, 1832|
|Address|| Forsyth County Courthouse|
100 W Courthouse Square
Cumming, GA 30040-0128
Forsyth County Website
- 1 Forsyth County Georgia Courthouse
- 2 Forsyth County Georgia History
- 3 Forsyth County Georgia Places/Localities
- 4 Forsyth County Georgia Genealogy Resources
- 5 Forsyth County Georgia Genealogy Societies and Libraries
- 6 Forsyth County Georgia Genealogy Websites
- 7 Forsyth County Georgia Genealogy References
Forsyth County Georgia Courthouse
Clerk of Courts has land records from 1830’s,
divorce and court records; Probate Court has
birth, marriage, death and probate records
Forsyth County Georgia History
1973 -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.
For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:
Forsyth County Georgia Places/Localities
Forsyth County Georgia Genealogy Resources
- Wills 1856-1892 (digital images). See list of testators. Georgia Pioneers
- Index to Will Book C 1892-1935 Georgia Pioneers ($)
- 1833-1877 - Forsyth County Marriage Index 1833-1877. Batch M712851 at FamilySearch - free.
- 1874-1895 - Forsyth County Marriage Index 1874-1895. Batch M712852 at FamilySearch - free.
- 1895 - Forsyth County Marriage Index 1895. Batch M712853 at FamilySearch - free.
- 1859-60 - Forsyth County, Georgia Genealogy Mortality Schedules at Ancestry ($).
Forsyth County Georgia Genealogy Societies and Libraries
Family History Centers
Forsyth 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
- Forsyth County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History (Linkpendium)
- Georgia Pioneers Georgia Pioneers ($)
Forsyth County Georgia Genealogy References
- Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Forsythe County, Georgia. Page 155 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/5/57/Igigeorgiael.pdf.