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''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Georgia (state)|Georgia]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Hart County'''
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.hartcountyga.org/ Hart County Courthouse]<br> PO Box 279<br> Hartwell, GA 30643-0279<br> Phone: 706.376.2024&nbsp;<br><br>Probate&nbsp;Court has birth, marriage, death, burial,<br>and probate records; Clerk Superior&nbsp;Court has&nbsp;<br> divorce, court and land records,&nbsp;from 1856<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Hart County, Georgia. Page 156 {{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  ====
  
'''1853'''--Hart County was created 7 Dec 1853&nbsp;from Elbert and Franklin Counties.&nbsp;'''County seat:&nbsp;'''&nbsp;Hartwell <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1853'''--Hart County was created 7 December 1853&nbsp;from [[Elbert County, Georgia|Elbert]] and [[Franklin County, Georgia|Franklin]] Counties.&nbsp;'''County seat:''' Hartwell <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
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'''1900 and 1967''' -- 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  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Anderson County, South Carolina|Anderson County, South Carolina]]
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*[[Elbert County, Georgia|Elbert]]
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*[[Franklin County, Georgia|Franklin]]
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*[[Madison County, Georgia|Madison]]
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*[[Oconee County, South Carolina|Oconee County, South Carolina]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
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*Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps: [http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/sanborn/CityCounty/HartCounty.html?Welcome Hart County, Georgia]
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*Georgia Info Historical County Maps: [http://georgiainfo.galileo.usg.edu/histcountymaps/harthistmaps.htm Hart County, Georgia]
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
  
==== Probate  ====
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==== Probate&nbsp; ====
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*Wills 1862-1866 (digital images). See names of Testators.&nbsp;[http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyhart.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Index to Wills 1847-1894 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyhart.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)
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*Index to Inventories, Book B, 1862-1890 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyhart.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
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== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
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*[http://www.hartcountylibrary.com/modules/news/ Hart County Public Library]
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*Hart County Historical Society:&nbsp;31 East Howell Street,&nbsp;Hartwell, GA 30643;&nbsp;(706) 376-6330
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== 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.  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=191922&subject_disp=Georgia%2C+Hart&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Georgia%2C+Hart|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/GA/Hart/ Hart County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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*Georgia Pioneers [http://www.georgiapioneers.com Georgia Pioneers] ($)
  
 
== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 17:14, 8 October 2012

United States Gotoarrow.png Georgia Gotoarrow.png Hart County

County Courthouse

Hart County Courthouse
PO Box 279
Hartwell, GA 30643-0279
Phone: 706.376.2024 

Probate Court has birth, marriage, death, burial,
and probate records; Clerk Superior Court has 
divorce, court and land records, from 1856[1]

History

Parent County

1853--Hart County was created 7 December 1853 from Elbert and Franklin Counties. County seat: Hartwell [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1900 and 1967 -- 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 

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Hart County, Georgia. Page 156 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).