Difference between revisions of "Johnson County, Georgia Genealogy"

From FamilySearch Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
(seop)
(11 intermediate revisions by 10 users not shown)
Line 1: Line 1:
{{Georgia-stub}} ''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Georgia (state)|Georgia]]&nbsp;&gt; Johnson County'' <br>
+
''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[Georgia (state)|Georgia]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]]'' '''Johnson County'''<br><br>  
 +
 
 +
Guide to '''Johnson County Georgia genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
 +
 
 +
{{GADC}}
 +
 
 +
{{Infobox U.S. County
 +
| county = Johnson County
 +
| county_map =
 +
| state = Georgia
 +
| state_map = Georgia.png
 +
| latd =
 +
| longd =
 +
| founded year = 1858
 +
| founded date = December 11
 +
| seat = Wrightsville
 +
| building image =
 +
| building address = Johnson County Courthouse<br>PO Box 269<br>Wrightsville, GA 31096-0269<br>Phone: 912.864.3388<br>[http://johnsonco.org/ '''Johnson County Website'''] }}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 +
 +
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  ==
Line 30: Line 49:
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
==== Church  ====
+
==== Church&nbsp; ====
 +
 
 +
&nbsp; Members of Oakey Grove Church, near Wrightsville for 1818 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyjohnson.html Georgia Pioneers]
  
 
==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
Line 44: Line 65:
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
  
==== Probate  ====
+
==== Probate&nbsp; ====
 +
 
 +
*Wills 1846-1864 (digital images) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyjohnson.html Georgia Pioneers]
 +
*Index to Wills 1859-1923
 +
*Index to Warrants of Appraisement 1859-1888 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyjohnson.html Georgia Pioneers]
 +
*Index to Divisions of Estates 1860-1929 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyjohnson.html Georgia Pioneers]
 +
*Index to Annual Returns 1858-1879 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyjohnson.html Georgia Pioneers]
 +
*Index to Annual Returns 1897-1916 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyjohnson.html Georgia Pioneers]
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
Line 51: Line 79:
  
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
 +
 +
==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
 +
 +
*[[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]
+
*{{FHL|Georgia%2C+Johnson|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/GA/Johnson/ Johnson County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
+
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/GA/Johnson/ Johnson County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)  
 +
*Georgia Pioneers [http://www.georgiapioneers.com Georgia Pioneers]
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
<references />
+
<references /> {{Georgia|Georgia}}
  
 
[[Category:Johnson_County,_Georgia]]
 
[[Category:Johnson_County,_Georgia]]

Revision as of 19:33, 18 March 2013

United States go to Georgia go to Johnson County

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

Hand and keyboard.jpg Georgia
Online Records



Johnson County, Georgia
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Georgia
Location of Georgia in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 11, 1858
County Seat Wrightsville
Courthouse
Address Johnson County Courthouse
PO Box 269
Wrightsville, GA 31096-0269
Phone: 912.864.3388
Johnson County Website


County Courthouse

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).