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*'''1803-1880''' - Jefferson County Marriage Book A Index 1803-1880. Batch {{IGI|M713141}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr">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.</ref>  
 
*'''1803-1880''' - Jefferson County Marriage Book A Index 1803-1880. Batch {{IGI|M713141}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr">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.</ref>  
 
*'''1868-1895''' - Jefferson County Marriage Book B Index 1868-1895. Batch {{IGI|M713142}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />  
 
*'''1868-1895''' - Jefferson County Marriage Book B Index 1868-1895. Batch {{IGI|M713142}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />  
*'''1885-1886''' 1885-1886 Jefferson County Marriages (from newspapers) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyjefferson.html Georgia Pioneers]  
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*'''1885-1886''' - Jefferson County Marriages 1885-1886 (from newspapers) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyjefferson.html Georgia Pioneers]  
 
*Marriage Contracts found in deeds, documents [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyjefferson.html Georgia Pioneers]
 
*Marriage Contracts found in deeds, documents [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyjefferson.html Georgia Pioneers]
  

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Guide to Jefferson County Georgia genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Jefferson County, Georgia
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Georgia
Location of Georgia in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 20, 1796
County Seat Louisville
Courthouse
Address Jefferson County Courthouse
202 E Broad Street
PO Box 658
Louisville, GA 30434-1622
Phone: 478.625.7922
Jefferson County Website


County Courthouse

Clerk of Courts has land and court records from 1865,
divorce records from 1900’s and marriage records;
Probate Court has probate records; County Health
Department has birth and death records[1]

History

Parent County

1796--Jefferson County was created 20 February 1796 from Burke and Warren Counties. County seat:  Louisville [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

African American

  • 1866-1890 - Jefferson County Colored Marriage Book A Index 1866-1890. Batch M713143 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1889-1895 - Jefferson County Colored Marriage Book B (partial) Index 1889-1895. Batch M713144 at FamilySearch - free.[3]

Cemeteries

Church

Court 

  1797 Grand Jurors Georgia Pioneers

  1799 Petit Jurors   Georgia Pioneers


Land 

  Abstracts of Deeds 1797-1799 Georgia Pioneers

Local Histories

  • Thomas, Z. V. History of Jefferson County. Macon, Ga.: Press of the J.W. Burke Co., 1927. Digital version at Ancestry ($).

Maps 

Military

Newspapers

Probate 

Taxation

Vital Records

Marriages
  • 1803-1880 - Jefferson County Marriage Book A Index 1803-1880. Batch M713141 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1868-1895 - Jefferson County Marriage Book B Index 1868-1895. Batch M713142 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1885-1886 - Jefferson County Marriages 1885-1886 (from newspapers) Georgia Pioneers
  • Marriage Contracts found in deeds, documents Georgia Pioneers

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Jefferson County, Georgia. Page 157 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).
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 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.