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Chattahoochee County, Georgia
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Chattahoochee County, Georgia Facts

When was Chattahoochee County, GA Created?
Chattahoochee County was established on February 13, 1854 from Muscogee County and Marion County. The county was named in honor of Chattahoochee River, which forms the county's (and the state's) western border.

What is the County Seat of Chattahoochee County, GA?
The County Seat is located in Cusseta and in the current county government website is

What counties are adjacent to Chattahoochee County, GA?
Bordering Counties are  Muscogee County (north), Talbot County (northeast), Marion County (east), Stewart County (south), Russell County, AL (west)

Chattahoochee County, GA Vital Records

Where can find Chattahoochee County Birth, marriage, Divorce and Death Records?
Chattahoochee County vital records can be found at the Georgia Department of Health which has copies for copies of birth and death records since Jan 1919, copies of marriage since June 9, 1952 to 1996 and a Divorce records index since June 9, 1952. There is a fee for each copy requested. Please refer to the information to the Statewide Vital Records in Georgia for current fees and application process.

You can search online for Chattahoochee County Birth, Marriage, Divorce or Death Records. You can also order Order Electronically Online or you can download an application for copies of Chattahoochee Co. Birth CertificateMarriage CertificateDivorce Certificate or Death Certificates to mail.

The Chattahoochee County Health Department can issue Birth, Marriage and Death certificates while you wait. Contact the Clerk of Superior Court for Divorce Records and the Probate Judge for Marriage Records.

Chattahoochee County, GA Census Records

What Chattahoochee County, GA census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Chattahoochee County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 1860, 1870, 1880 (free index), 1890 (fragment), 1900, 1910, 1920, 1930, 1940.

Chattahoochee County Slave Schedules can be obtained for 1860. Chattahoochee County Mortality Schedules can be found for 1860, 1870 and 1880. Chattahoochee County Industry and Agriculture Schedules can be obtained for 1860, 1870 and 1880. Chattahoochee County Union Veterans Schedules can be obtained for 1890.

You can find free down-loadable and also printable census forms to help you with your research. See Also Georgia Census Records Research Guide

Chattahoochee County, GA Courthouse and Government Records

Chattahoochee County Courthouse

What genealogical records can I find in the Chattahoochee County Courthouse?
The below facts shows exactly what death, marriage, birth, property, wills, and court records are typically in Chattahoochee County. The years listed below are the first noted records with this county. See Also Georgia Corthouse Records Research Guide.

Chattahoochee County, GA Societies and Family History Resources

What genealogical and historical societies, archives, museums, associations and libraries are available for Chattahoochee County, GA?
A list of Chattahoochee County Historical  and Genealogical Societies, Libraries, Archives. See also list of Georgia Archives, Genealogical and Historical Societies.

Where can I connect with other Chattahoochee County, GA Researchers through message boards and forums?

What other genealogical resources are available in Chattahoochee County, GA?
The following links to Genealogy Resources associated to Chattahoochee County. These links fall into 3 categories: Business Sites, Personal Sites or Organization Sites. Some have free access some have to have a cost. This is basically a list that has been gathered or submitted. I do not recommend or promote one genealogy site above another.

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