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Campbell County, Georgia
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Campbell County, Georgia Facts

Campbell County

When was Campbell County, GA Created?
Campbell County was established on Dec. 20, 1828 from Carroll, Coweta, DeKalb, and Fayette (consolidation with Fulton County effective Jan. 1, 1932 ). The county was named in honor of Duncan G. Campbell, one of the U.S. commissioners responsible for the Treaty of Indian Springs

The Campbell County Seat was located in Campbellton.

Campbell County, GA Vital Records

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

Campbell County, GA Census Records

What Campbell County, GA census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Campbell County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 1790-1890, 1900, 1910, 1920, 1930.

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

Campbell County, GA Courthouse and Government Records

What genealogical records can I find in the Campbell County Courthouse?

Researchers frequently overlook the great importance of Campbell County court, probate, and land records data as a useful resource of ancestry and genealogy information. Buried away in Georgia courthouses and archives everywhere are the ambitions and frustrations of countless Georgia residents.

The possibilities are excellent that your forefathers have left a comprehensive document of at least a number of facets of their lives in the Campbell County court records. Even if your forebears is not referred to in a Court case, contemplate all of the other procedures that could have lead to him or her to appear in court records. See Also Georgia Corthouse Records Research Guide.

On Aug. 9, 1929, the legislature passed an act to merge Campbell County with Fulton County. Fulton and Campbell County voters approved the consolidation, which became effective Jan. 1, 1932. See Fulton County

Campbell County, GA Societies and Family History Resources

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

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

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