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Friday, October 24, 2014

Pierce Co. GA Wills and Estates

Pierce County Wills and Estates



Pierce Countye Pierce County Court House Pierce County was created on December 18, 1857 from Appling and Ware Counties. Georgia's 120th county was named for President Franklin Pierce (1804-1869), whose term as fourteenth president had ended earlier that year. Portions of Pierce County were used to create Bacon County (1914) and Brantley County (1920).

Pierce County Records Available to Members of Georgia Pioneers
  • Pierce County Index to Wills 1872-1941.
  • Pierce County Index of Inventories and Appraisements, Book A, 1875-1911.
  • Pierce County Marriages from newspapers 1885-1886.
Digital Images of Pierce County Wills. Testators: Georgia Day, Luther Greenleaf, A. C. White, Cader Powell, George Robertson, James Thomas, Josiah Peeples, Lymus Murdock, Marlin Sweat.

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Thursday, October 23, 2014

Pickens Co. GA Wills

Pickens County Wills and Estates



Pickens County Court House Talking Rock Pickens County Pictured is the Pickens County Court House, Talking Rock and the countryside. Pickens County was created in 1853 and named for South Carolina military leader and politician Andrew Pickens, who fought the Cherokees in 1760 and 1782. During the Revolution he was awarded a sword for the victory at Cowpens. He also served in the state house. The Cherokees had a large village on Long Swamp Branch at the foot of the Appalachian Mountains These American Indians were forced to cede land further east as punishment for siding with the British during the Revolutionary War for which Colonel Pickens hung six loyalists in 1782 near present-day Nelson.

Pickens County Records Available to Members of Georgia Pioneers

Marriages
  • Index to Pickens County Marriages 1854-1878.
  • Pickens County Divorces from newspapers 1885-1886.
Indexes to Probate Records
  • Pickens County Legal Adv 1868-1873.
  • Index to Pickens County Will Bk A 1854-1887. Includes Wills, Administrators and Guardians Bonds.
  • Index to Pickens County Will Bk B 1887-1935
  • Index to Pickens County Inventories and Appraisements of Estates, Book A, 1854-1880
Digital Images of Pickens County Wills 1854-1887
Testators: Allen, Robert; Anderson, Solomon; Barrett, C. A.; Biddy, Elias; Bozeman, Henry; Bradley, Bethel; Bryant, Hugh; Bryant, Martin; Burbison, Isaac; Chastain, William; Craig, William; Crow, Abraham; Cunningham, L. S.; Davis, Ephraim; Disheroon, Bethel; Griffith, Mary; Griffith, Stephen; Guyton, John; Haley, Thomas; Hopper, Samuel; Johnson, Edward; Keeler, Joel; King, Cummins; Larman, Lewis; McCutchen, Samuel; McMillan, John; Morrison, Andrew; Mullinax, Isaac Mullins, John; Norton, Thomas; Potts, Young; Rast, J. L.; Smith, Alfred; Smith, B. J.; Stegall, John; Taburiaux, Sylvester; Tate, Mary; Tate, Samuel; Taylor, Solomon; Taylor, Thomas; Thomas, Elijah; West, Merrick

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Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Peach Co. GA Wills (images)

Peach County Wills and Estates



Peach County Peach County Peach County Peach County was formed in 1924 from Houston and Macon Counties. Some early settlers were: Dominick Burns, Green Avera, J. A. Bassett, and Henry Copeland. The Archives has not filmed any records from Peach County.

Peach County Genealogy Records Available to Members of Georgia Pioneers

Peach County Will Book A (Digital Images) (1924-1934)
Testators: Peach County Will Book A (1924-1934) Aultman, W. L. | Avera, J. S. Green | Barnes, Sarah Hardison | Bassett, J. H. | Bassett, Maggie S., Mrs. | Bassett, S. G. | Beasley, Isabelle | Bostwick, James G. | Brown, Martha A. | Brown, T. H. | Brown, W. R. | Brown, W. R. | Burns, Dominick | Burns, Dominick | Byrd, W. T., Mrs. | Cline, C. O. | Copeland, Henry Moss | Croom, T. J., Mrs. | Dinking, Julia | Dosher, Sarah Elizabeth | Eberhard, Charles T. | Eberhardt, Charles T. | Economou?, John | Edwards, W. A. | Fagan, Wise Clade | Fowler, Mary E. V. | Gray, Annie Lee | Gray, Lawrence P. | Green, George P. | Green, Mattie S. | Hartley, Bennett A. | Hartley, Bennett | Hayes, Zachariah | Holly, N.M. | Holmes, William Andrew | Houmer, A. J. | Houser, Emmett | Hunter, Elizabeth Kilpatrick | Jackson, Charlie Hill | Jackson, Sallie | Jacobs, Andrew | Jones, J. M. | Jones, Jack | Jones, Laura I. | Jones, Mollie C. | Jordan, Henry James | Loman, Lizzie | Mathews, H. A. | Melvin, W. A. | Morehead, Lucy Lathro | Peavy, Charles D. | Peavy, C. D. | Ragan, E. | Riley, A. C. | Royal, Ophelia G. | Sheats, Holand Lee | Skellie, Mattie L. | Slappey, Stella N. | Smith, Ellen | Stewart, Edna | Thomas, Lula T., Mrs. | Thomas, Julia | Todd, Allen J. Sr. | Turner, John | Walton, Sarah Jane | Warren, Fannie M., Mrs. | Warren, Fannie E. | Wilson, Martha Davis | Wommack, Kate T. | Wooddall, William Allison | Wright, Helen Mathews




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  7. GaGraduates.com (Graduates database from ca 1830 to 1925)
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