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Monday, December 8, 2014

Jefferson Co. GA Wills, Estates, Marriages

Louisville, GeorgiaJefferson County Wills and Estates



Louisville, Georgia Louisville, Georgia The territory was acquire from the Creek Land cessions of 1733 and 1788. Jefferson County was created in 1796 and named after Thomas Jefferson. Louisville was the former State Capitol of Georgia. Burke County is linked to Jefferson County research; however, Burke County records were destroyed. Earliest settlers were: Thomas Alexander, William Askew, Joseph Beatty, John Cahoon, Elisha Campbell, Elijah Grout, John Hargrove, Blassingame Harvey, William Junkin, Isaac Lamb and Edward Palmer.

Records Available to Members of Georgia Pioneers

Indexes to Probate Records
  • Will Book A.
  • Wills (1796-1887).
  • Will Book 3 (1864-1884).
  • Annual Returns (1815-1827).
Wills
  • 1777-1893 (abstracts).
  • Deeds 1797-1799 (abstracts).
  • Digital Images of Wills 1796 to 1827
    Testators: Alexander, Thomas; Cooper, Robert; McNeeley, Samuel; Osborne, John; Palmer, Edward; Townshend, Jacob
Miscellaneous Wills and Estates
  • Alexander, Thomas
  • Causey, Elizabeth LWT (1832)
  • Livingston, Joseph M., LWT (1872)
  • Livingston, Joseph, receipt
  • Livingston, William, deceased, estate of (1843)
  • Whitehead, Reason
  • Wimberly, Martha A., minor
  • Wright, Nancy, deceased, estate of
Marriages
  • Marriages from Jefferson County newspapers 1885-1886.
  • Jefferson County Marriage Contracts found in Deeds and Other Documents.
Jurors
  • Jefferson County Grand Jurors of 1797
  • Jefferson County Petit Jurors of 1799
Miscellaneous
  • 1879 Tax Plat of Central Railroad and Bank Company
  • 1869 Tax Digest (partial)




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Sunday, December 7, 2014

Wilcox Co. GA Wills and Estates

Wilcox County Records



Wilcox County Wilcox County Wilcox County Wilcox County was created in 1857 from Dooly, Irwin and Pulaski Counties.

Wilcox County Records available to members of Georgia Pioneers

Marriages
  • Wilcox County Marriages from newspapers 1885-1886
Military Records
  • Oaths of Allegiance given in Wilcox County
Indexes to Probate Records
  • Index to Wilcox County Wills 1858-1957
Images of Wilcox County Wills
Testators: Barnes, John ;Brown, Fred ;Covington, Silas ;Davis, H. L. ;Foster, Stephen ;Faircloth, Fred ;Finleyson, J. ;Fitzgerald, David ;Fitzgerald, James ;Fuller, Elinor ;Holt, James ;Johnson, James and Mary ;Keen, Henry ;Lacy, James ;McCall, Samuel ;Pope, Henry ;Reid, George ;Simons, Lewis ;Tomberland, Wright ;Tomberland, Wright (2)


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  6. Genealogy-Books.com
  7. GaGraduates.com (Graduates database from ca 1830 to 1925)
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Saturday, December 6, 2014

White Co. GA Genealogy, Wills

White County Wills and Estates


White County in 1857 from a part of the original land lot county of Habersham and was named for Newton County Representative David T. White, who helped to attain passage of an act creating the new county. The county seat is Cleveland, Georgia.

White County Databases Available to Members of Georgia Pioneers
  • Index to White County Will Bk I, 1863-1893.
  • Index to White County Will Book 2, 1893-1961.
  • Index to White County Inventories, Appraisements, Sales, Book 1, 1859-1875.
  • Index to White County Inventories, Appraisements, Sales, Book 2, 1869-1929.
Digital Images of White County Wills (1863-1893)
Testators: William Allison, Isaac Black, Larkin Brownlow, Alfred Clark, James Colley, Henry Conley, Mordecai Cox, John Craven, Wiley Dean, Green Dodd, Vesta Doe, John Dorsey, Joseph Etries, Emily Field, John Field, Robert Foster, Isaac Fowler, Alexander Freeman, Jeptha Freeman, Rufus Gilstrap, John Glen, Ruth Hunt, William Kinsey, Allison Ledford, Francis Logan, John Logan, Joseph McDowell, William McKinney, Christopher Meaders, Elizabeth Nix, Jonas Nix, Ozilla Norris, Samuel Parker, William Pitchford, Osborn Quillian, James Sears, J. W. Sears, William Sears, Littleton Skelton, Noah Sosebee, Martha Standridge, Samuel Standridge (2), Nathaniel Trotter, Berry Turner, Micager Turner, Berry Vickery, Hannah Williams, Abraham Wofford.




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  1. GeorgiaPioneers.com
  2. KentuckyPioneers.com
  3. NorthCarolinaPioneers.com
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  5. VirginiaPioneers.net
  6. Genealogy-Books.com
  7. GaGraduates.com (Graduates database from ca 1830 to 1925)
  8. SoutheasternGenealogy.com (Digitized Wills in counties of: Carter 1794-1830; Jefferson 1802-1810;Johnson 1839-1900;Unicoi 1878-1887; Washington 1779-1800)
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