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{{stub}} ''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Florida|Florida]] > Hamilton County''  
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| county = Hamilton County
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''[[United States]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]]&nbsp; [[Florida]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]]&nbsp; [[Hamilton_County,_Florida|Hamilton County]]''  
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.hamiltoncountyflorida.com/ Hamilton County Courthouse]<br>207 NE 1st Street<br>Jasper, FL 32052<br>Phone: 904.792.1288
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County Judge has marriage and probate records.<br>Clerk Circuit Court has divorce and court records from 1881 <br>and land records from 1837. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Hamilton County, Florida Page 134 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1827--'''Hamilton County was created 26 December 1827&nbsp;from [[Jefferson_County,_Florida|Jefferson]] County.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat:''' Jasper <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1827--'''Hamilton County was created 26 December 1827&nbsp;from [[Jefferson County, Florida|Jefferson]] County.<br>'''County seat:''' Jasper <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:  
 
For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:  
  
*[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Burned_Counties_Research https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Burned_Counties_Research] <br>
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*[[Burned Counties Research]] <br>  
 
*[http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424 http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424]
 
*[http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424 http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424]
  
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Brooks_County,_Georgia|Brooks County, Georgia]]
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*[[Brooks County, Georgia|Brooks County, Georgia]]  
*[[Clinch_County,_Georgia|Clinch County, Georgia]]
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*[[Clinch County, Georgia|Clinch County, Georgia]]  
*[[Columbia_County,_Florida|Columbia]]  
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*[[Columbia County, Florida|Columbia]]  
*[[Echols_County,_Georgia|Echols County, Georgia]]  
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*[[Echols County, Georgia|Echols County, Georgia]]  
*[[Lowndes_County,_Georgia|Lowndes County, Georgia]]  
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*[[Lowndes County, Georgia|Lowndes County, Georgia]]  
*[[Madison_County,_Florida|Madison]]
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*[[Madison County, Florida|Madison]]  
*[[Suwannee_County,_Florida|Suwannee]]
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*[[Suwannee County, Florida|Suwannee]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Census  ====
 
==== Census  ====
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{{Census|Florida}}
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The {{RecordSearch|1457854|1885 Florida State Population Census}} includes sex, age, relationship, occupation, place of birth of each family member and parents. Also census for agriculture, manufacture and mortality.
  
 
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==== Church  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp; ==
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== Societies and Libraries<br> ==
  
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=192246&subject_disp=Florida%2C+Hamilton&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*The [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~flhamilt/hamilton.html Hamilton County FLGenWeb Project], a member of The[http://www.flgenweb.org/ FLGenWeb Project], an affiliate of The [http://www.usgenweb.org USGenWeb Project].
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/FL/Hamilton/ Hamilton County, Florida Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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*[http://www.fl-genweb.org/hamilton/ Hamilton County, FLGenWeb Project, Inc.]
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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[[Category:Hamilton_County,_Florida]]

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Hamilton County, Florida
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Founded December 26, 1827
County Seat Jasper
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County Courthouse

Hamilton County Courthouse
207 NE 1st Street
Jasper, FL 32052
Phone: 904.792.1288

County Judge has marriage and probate records.
Clerk Circuit Court has divorce and court records from 1881
and land records from 1837. [1]

History

Parent County

1827--Hamilton County was created 26 December 1827 from Jefferson County.
County seat: Jasper [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1929 -- 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

Census

For tips on accessing Hamilton County, Florida Genealogy census records online, see: Florida Census.

The 1885 Florida State Population Census includes sex, age, relationship, occupation, place of birth of each family member and parents. Also census for agriculture, manufacture and mortality.

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Hamilton County, Florida Page 134 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).