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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Georgia|Georgia]]&nbsp;&gt; Lanier County'' <br>
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{{Georgia-stub}} ''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Georgia (state)|Georgia]]&nbsp;&gt; Lanier County'' <br>
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://publicrecords.onlinesearches.com/GA_Lanier.htm Lanier County Courthouse ]<br>100 W Main Street <br>Lakeland, GA 31635<br> Phone: 912.482.2088&nbsp;<br><br>Clerk Superior Court records from 1921 and land recrords; <br>Probate courth has birth, marriage, death, and&nbsp;probate<br>records from 1921<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Lanier 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  ====
  
'''1930'''--Lanier County was created 7 August 1920&nbsp;from [[Berrien_County,_Georgia|Berrien,]] [[Clinch_County,_Georgia|Clinch]] and [[Lowndes_County,_Georgia|Lowndes]] Counties.<br>'''County seat:&nbsp;'''Lakeland <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1930'''--Lanier County was created 7 August 1920&nbsp;from [[Berrien County, Georgia|Berrien,]] [[Clinch County, Georgia|Clinch]] and [[Lowndes County, Georgia|Lowndes]] Counties.<br>'''County seat:&nbsp;'''Lakeland <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Atkinson County, Georgia|Atkinson]]
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*[[Berrien County, Georgia|Berrien]]
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*[[Clinch County, Georgia|Clinch]]
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*[[Echols County, Georgia|Echols]]
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*[[Lowndes County, Georgia|Lowndes]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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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=191963&subject_disp=Georgia%2C+Lanier&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Georgia%2C+Lanier|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/GA/Lanier/ Lanier County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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Revision as of 14:19, 10 October 2012

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

County Courthouse

Lanier County Courthouse
100 W Main Street
Lakeland, GA 31635
Phone: 912.482.2088 

Clerk Superior Court records from 1921 and land recrords;
Probate courth has birth, marriage, death, and probate
records from 1921[1]

History

Parent County

1930--Lanier County was created 7 August 1920 from Berrien, Clinch and Lowndes Counties.
County seat: Lakeland [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

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), Lanier 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).