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Taliaferro County, Georgia
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Taliaferro County, Georgia Facts

When was Taliaferro County, GA Created?
Taliaferro County was established on December 24, 1825 from Greene County, Hancock County, Oglethorpe County, Warren County, and Wilkes County.

The county was named in honor of Colonel Benjamin Taliaferro (1750 - 1821), a U.S. Congressman and a hero of the Revolutionary War.

What is the County Seat of Taliaferro County, GA?
The County Seat is located in Crawfordville and in the current county government website is ?.

What counties are adjacent to Taliaferro County, GA?
Bordering Counties are  Wilkes County (north), Oglethorpe County (north), Warren County (southeast), Hancock County (south), Greene County (west)

Taliaferro County, GA Vital Records

Where can find Taliaferro County Birth, marriage, Divorce and Death Records?
Taliaferro 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 Taliaferro County Birth, Marriage, Divorce or Death Records. You can also order Order Electronically Online or you can download an application for copies of Taliaferro Co. Birth CertificateMarriage CertificateDivorce Certificate or Death Certificates to mail.

The Taliaferro 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.

Taliaferro County, GA Census Records

What Taliaferro County, GA census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Taliaferro County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 1830, 1840, 1850, 1860, 1870, 1880 (free index), 1890 (fragment), 1900, 1910, 1920, 1930, 1940.

Taliaferro County Slave Schedules can be obtained for 1850 & 1860. Taliaferro County Mortality Schedules can be found for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Taliaferro County Industry and Agriculture Schedules can be obtained for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Taliaferro 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

Taliaferro County, GA Courthouse and Government Records

Taliaferro County Courthouse

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

Taliaferro County, GA Societies and Family History Resources

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

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

What other genealogical resources are available in Taliaferro County, GA?
The following links to Genealogy Resources associated to Taliaferro 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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