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''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[Georgia (state)|Georgia]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]]'' '''Jones County'''<br><br>  
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Guide to '''Jones County Georgia genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Jones County
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| state = Georgia
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| founded year = 1807
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| founded date = December 10
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| seat = Gray
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| building address = Jones County Courthouse<br>PO Box 1359<br>Gray, GA 31032-1359<br>Phone: 478.986.6671<br>[http://www.jonescountyga.org/ '''Jones County Website'''] }}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
Jones County Courthouse<br> PO Box 1359; <br>Gray, GA 31032-1359<br> Phone: 478.986.6671&nbsp;<br><br>Probate&nbsp;Court has birth and death&nbsp;records from 1924, <br>marriage and probate records from 1811; Clerk Superior<br> Court has land and court records
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Probate&nbsp;Court has birth and death&nbsp;records from 1924, <br>marriage and probate records from 1811; Clerk Superior<br> Court has land and court records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Jones 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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==== Marriages  ====
 
==== Marriages  ====
  
&nbsp; 1811-1850 [http://www,georgiapioneers.com//counties/countyjones.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)
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&nbsp; 1811-1850 [http://www,georgiapioneers.com//counties/countyjones.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)  
  
&nbsp; 1811-1822, Marriage Bonds Index (digital images) [http://www,georgiapioneers.com//counties/countyjones.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)
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&nbsp; 1811-1822, Marriage Bonds Index (digital images) [http://www,georgiapioneers.com//counties/countyjones.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)  
  
==== Military ====
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==== Military ====
  
===== Civil War =====
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===== Civil War =====
  
====== Civil War Battle ======
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====== Civil War Battle ======
  
The following Civil War battle was fought in Jones County.
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The following Civil War battle was fought in Jones County.  
  
 
*November 22, 1864 = [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/ga025.htm Griswoldville]<ref>Heritage Preservation Services, [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/ga025.htm Civil War Battle Summaries by State], (accessed 13 August, 2012)</ref>
 
*November 22, 1864 = [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/ga025.htm Griswoldville]<ref>Heritage Preservation Services, [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/ga025.htm Civil War Battle Summaries by State], (accessed 13 August, 2012)</ref>
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==== Probate&nbsp;  ====
 
==== Probate&nbsp;  ====
  
*Wills, Book E, 1808-1850 (abstracts) [http://www,georgiapioneers.com//counties/countyjones.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)
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*Wills, Book E, 1808-1850 (abstracts) [http://www,georgiapioneers.com//counties/countyjones.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)  
*Wills, Book C 1851-1856 (abstracts) [http://www,georgiapioneers.com//counties/countyjones.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)
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*Wills, Book C 1851-1856 (abstracts) [http://www,georgiapioneers.com//counties/countyjones.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)  
*Wills, Book D 1864-1890 (abstracts) [http://www,georgiapioneers.com//counties/countyjones.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)
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*Wills, Book D 1864-1890 (abstracts) [http://www,georgiapioneers.com//counties/countyjones.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)  
 
*Index to Will Books A, B, C, 1809-1851 [http://www,georgiapioneers.com//counties/countyjones.html Georgia Pioneers]  
 
*Index to Will Books A, B, C, 1809-1851 [http://www,georgiapioneers.com//counties/countyjones.html Georgia Pioneers]  
*Index to Will Books C and D, 1851-1867 [http://www,georgiapioneers.com//counties/countyjones.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)
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*Index to Will Books C and D, 1851-1867 [http://www,georgiapioneers.com//counties/countyjones.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)  
*Index to Annual Returns and Estates, Book F, 1825-1828 [http://www,georgiapioneers.com//counties/countyjones.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)
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*Index to Annual Returns and Estates, Book F, 1825-1828 [http://www,georgiapioneers.com//counties/countyjones.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)  
*Digital Images of Jones County&nbsp;Wills 1809 to 1835.&nbsp;See list of testators. [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyjones.html&nbsp;Georgia Pioneers]
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*Digital Images of Jones County&nbsp;Wills 1809 to 1835.&nbsp;See list of testators. [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyjones.html Georgia Pioneers]
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
  
==== Vital Records ====
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==== Vital Records ====
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===== Marriage =====
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*'''1811-1895''' - Jones County Marriage Index 1811-1895. Batch {{IGI|M713161}} 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>
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*'''1864-1882''' - Jones County Marriage Index 1864-1882. Batch {{IGI|M713162}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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*'''1875-1893''' - Jones County Marriage Index 1875-1893. Batch {{IGI|M713164}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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*'''1879-1895''' - Jones County Marriage Index 1879-1895. Batch {{IGI|M713163}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
  
 
== Societies and Libraries<br>  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries<br>  ==

Revision as of 19:48, 2 April 2013

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

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Jones County, Georgia
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Georgia
Location of Georgia in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 10, 1807
County Seat Gray
Courthouse
Address Jones County Courthouse
PO Box 1359
Gray, GA 31032-1359
Phone: 478.986.6671
Jones County Website


County Courthouse

Probate Court has birth and death records from 1924,
marriage and probate records from 1811; Clerk Superior
Court has land and court records[1]

History

Parent County

1807--Jones County was created 10 December 1807 from Baldwin County.  County seat: Gray [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps 

Marriages

  1811-1850 Georgia Pioneers ($)

  1811-1822, Marriage Bonds Index (digital images) Georgia Pioneers ($)

Military

Civil War
Civil War Battle

The following Civil War battle was fought in Jones County.

Map showing Civil War battles in Georgia.

Newspapers

Probate 

Taxation

Vital Records

Marriage
  • 1811-1895 - Jones County Marriage Index 1811-1895. Batch M713161 at FamilySearch - free.[4]
  • 1864-1882 - Jones County Marriage Index 1864-1882. Batch M713162 at FamilySearch - free.[4]
  • 1875-1893 - Jones County Marriage Index 1875-1893. Batch M713164 at FamilySearch - free.[4]
  • 1879-1895 - Jones County Marriage Index 1879-1895. Batch M713163 at FamilySearch - free.[4]

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Jones 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. Heritage Preservation Services, Civil War Battle Summaries by State, (accessed 13 August, 2012)
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 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.