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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Georgia|Georgia]]&nbsp;&gt; Johnson County'' <br>
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{{Georgia-stub}} ''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Georgia (state)|Georgia]]&nbsp;&gt; Johnson County'' <br>  
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://johnsonco.org/ Johnson County Courthouse]<br> PO Box 269; <br>Wrightsville, GA 31096-0269<br> Phone: 912.864.3388&nbsp;<br><br>Clerk Superior Court has divorce, court, <br>and land records from 1858<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Johnson County, Georgia. Page 157 {{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  ====
  
'''1858'''--Johnson County was created from Emanuel, Laurens and Washington Counties. The county seat is Wrightsville.
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'''1858'''--Johnson County was created&nbsp;11 December 1858&nbsp;from [[Emanuel County, Georgia|Emanuel]],[[Laurens County, Georgia|Laurens]] and [[Washington County, Georgia|Washington ]]Counties.<br>&nbsp;'''County seat: '''Wrightsville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Emanuel County, Georgia|Emanuel]]
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*[[Jefferson County, Georgia|Jefferson]]
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*[[Laurens County, Georgia|Laurens]]
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*[[Treutlen County, Georgia|Treutlen]]
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*[[Washington County, Georgia|Washington]]
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*[[Wilkinson County, Georgia|Wilkinson]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
==== Church  ====
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==== Church&nbsp; ====
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&nbsp; Members of Oakey Grove Church, near Wrightsville for 1818 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyjohnson.html Georgia Pioneers]
  
 
==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
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==== Newspapers  ====
 
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==== Probate  ====
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==== Probate&nbsp; ====
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*Wills 1846-1864 (digital images) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyjohnson.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Index to Wills 1859-1923
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*Index to Warrants of Appraisement 1859-1888 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyjohnson.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Index to Divisions of Estates 1860-1929 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyjohnson.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Index to Annual Returns 1858-1879 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyjohnson.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Index to Annual Returns 1897-1916 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyjohnson.html Georgia Pioneers]
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
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== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
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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=191957&subject_disp=Georgia%2C+Johnson&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]. .
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*{{FHL|Georgia%2C+Johnson|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/GA/Johnson/ Johnson County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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*Georgia Pioneers [http://www.georgiapioneers.com Georgia Pioneers]
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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<references /> {{Georgia|Georgia}}
  
 
[[Category:Johnson_County,_Georgia]]
 
[[Category:Johnson_County,_Georgia]]

Revision as of 14:16, 10 October 2012

Template:Georgia-stub United States  > Georgia > Johnson County

County Courthouse

Johnson County Courthouse
PO Box 269;
Wrightsville, GA 31096-0269
Phone: 912.864.3388 

Clerk Superior Court has divorce, court,
and land records from 1858[1]

History

Parent County

1858--Johnson County was created 11 December 1858 from Emanuel,Laurens and Washington Counties.
 County seat: Wrightsville [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church 

  Members of Oakey Grove Church, near Wrightsville for 1818 Georgia Pioneers

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), Johnson 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).