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{{stub}}&nbsp;''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Georgia (state)|Georgia]]&nbsp;&gt; Taylor County'' <br>
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{{Georgia-stub}} &nbsp;''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Georgia (state)|Georgia]]&nbsp;&gt; Taylor County'' <br>  
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.taylorga.us/ Taylor County Courthouse]<br>1 Courthouse Square; PO Box 536<br> Butler, GA 31006<br> Phone: 478.862.5594&nbsp;<br><br>Probate Court has marriage and probate records from 1852; <br>Clerk Superior&nbsp;Court has divorce and land recrods from 1852,<br> military discharge&nbsp;records from 1922 and court records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Taylor County, Georgia. Page 160 {{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  ====
  
'''1852'''--Taylor County was created 15 January 1852 &nbsp;from[[Marion_County,_Georgia|Macon, Marion]], and [[Talbot_County,_Georgia|Talbot]] Counties.<br>&nbsp;'''County seat:''' Butler <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1852'''--Taylor County was created 15 January 1852 &nbsp;from[[Marion County, Georgia|Macon, Marion]], and [[Talbot County, Georgia|Talbot]] Counties.<br>&nbsp;'''County seat:''' Butler <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  ====
  
*[[Crawford_County,_Georgia|Crawford]]
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*[[Crawford County, Georgia|Crawford]]  
*[[Macon_County,_Georgia|Macon]]
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*[[Macon County, Georgia|Macon]]  
*[[Marion_County,_Georgia|Marion]]
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*[[Marion County, Georgia|Marion]]  
*[[Peach_County,_Georgia|Peach]]
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*[[Peach County, Georgia|Peach]]  
*[[Schley_County,_Georgia|Schley]]
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*[[Schley County, Georgia|Schley]]  
*[[Talbot_County,_Georgia|Talbot]]
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*[[Talbot County, Georgia|Talbot]]  
*[[Upson_County,_Georgia|Upson]]
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*[[Upson County, Georgia|Upson]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
  
==== Maps  ====
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==== Marriages ====
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&nbsp; 1885-1886 Marriages from old Newspapers [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countytaylor.html Georgia Pioneers]
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
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==== Probate  ====
 
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*[[Abstract of administrator and guardian bonds book A 1852-1908 : Taylor County, Georgia|Abstract of administrator and guardian bonds book A 1852-1908 : Taylor County, Georgia]] - full-text freely available via Brigham Young University Digital Collections
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*Index to Will Book A, 1853-1917 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countytaylor.html Georgia Pioneers]
  
 
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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.
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~gataylor/ Taylor County, GAGenWeb] - free genealogy resources; part of the national USGenWeb Project
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=192095&subject_disp=Georgia%2C+Taylor&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Georgia%2C+Taylor|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/GA/Taylor/ Taylor County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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*Georgia Pioneers [http://www.georgiapioneers.com&nbsp;Georgia Pioneers]
  
 
== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 15:03, 10 October 2012

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

County Courthouse

Taylor County Courthouse
1 Courthouse Square; PO Box 536
Butler, GA 31006
Phone: 478.862.5594 

Probate Court has marriage and probate records from 1852;
Clerk Superior Court has divorce and land recrods from 1852,
military discharge records from 1922 and court records[1]

History

Parent County

1852--Taylor County was created 15 January 1852  fromMacon, Marion, and Talbot Counties.
 County seat: Butler [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps 

Marriages

  1885-1886 Marriages from old Newspapers Georgia Pioneers

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), Taylor County, Georgia. Page 160 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).