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Fannin County, Georgia
Genealogy, History & Facts
County Vital Records ∣ County Census Records ∣ County Courthouse and Government Records ∣
County Societies, Family History Resources and County Genealogy Links
Fannin County, Georgia Facts
When was Fannin County, GA Created?
Fannin County was established on January 21, 1854 from Gilmer County and Union County.
What is the County Seat of Fannin County, GA?
The County Seat is located in Blue Ridge and in the current county government website is www.fannincountyga.org/.
What counties are adjacent to Fannin County, GA?
Bordering Counties are Cherokee County, NC, Union County, Dawson County, Lumpkin County, Gilmer County, Murray County, Polk County, TN.
Fannin County, GA Vital Records
Where can find Fannin County Birth, marriage, Divorce and Death Records?
Fannin 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 Fannin County Birth, Marriage, Divorce or Death Records. You can also order Order Electronically Online or you can download an application for copies of Fannin Co. Birth Certificate, Marriage Certificate, Divorce Certificate or Death Certificates to mail.
The Fannin 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.
- U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007
- Social Security Death Index
- USGenweb Archives Georgia Marriage Project
- Georgia, Births and Christenings, 1754-1960
- Marriage Records from Microfilm
- Georgia Marriages, 1699-1944
- Georgia Marriages to 1850
- Georgia Marriages, 1851-1900
- Georgia, Marriages, 1808-1967
- Georgia Death Certificates, 1919-1927
- Georgia Non-Indexed Death Certificates, 1928-1930
- Georgia Deaths, 1914-1927
- Georgia Deaths, 1928-1930
- Georgia, Death Index, 1933-1998
- Georgia Deaths, 1919-98
- Georgia, Deaths Index, 1914-1927
Fannin County, GA Census Records
What Fannin County, GA census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Fannin 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.
Fannin County Slave Schedules can be obtained for 1860. Fannin County Mortality Schedules can be found for 1860, 1870 and 1880. Fannin County Industry and Agriculture Schedules can be obtained for 1860, 1870 and 1880. Fannin 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
Fannin County, GA Courthouse and Government Records
What genealogical records can I find in the Fannin County Courthouse?
Researchers frequently overlook the great importance of Fannin 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 Fannin 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.
- Fannin County Courthouse (all departments listed below are located here, unless otherwise noted)
- Address: 420 W. Main St., Blue Ridge, GA 30513
- Phone: (706) 632-2203
- A Look at the History of Fannin Co. Courthouse in Georgia
- Fannin County Clerk of Superior Court
- Phone:(706) 632-2039
- Land Records: 1854
- Court Records: 1854
- Fannin County Clerk of Probate Court
- Marriage Records: 1854
- Probate Records: 1854
- Georgia, Wills and Probate Records, 1742-1992
- County Tax Digests
- County Records Microfilm Index
- Inventory of the county archives of Georgia
- BLM Land Records
Fannin County, GA Societies and Family History Resources
What genealogical and historical societies, archives, museums, associations and libraries are available for Fannin County, GA?
A list of Fannin County Historical and Genealogical Societies, Libraries, Archives. See also list of Georgia Archives, Genealogical and Historical Societies.
- Delta Genealogical Society, c/o Rossville Public Library, 504 McFarland Avenue, Rossville, GA 30741.
- Fannin Co. Historical Foundation, P.O. Box 2062 , Blue Ridge, GA 30513-2062
- Fannin Co. Genealogy Group, [formerly the NNCCG]
- Georgia State Archives – 5800 Jonesboro Road, Morrow, GA 30260; 678.364.3700
- Georgia Historical Society, 501 Whitaker Street, Savannah, GA 31401
- Georgia Genealogical Society , P.O. Box 54574, Atlanta, Georgia 30308-0575
Where can I connect with other Fannin County, GA Researchers through message boards and forums?
- Georgia Genealogy Community (plus.google.com)
- Georgia State Genealogy Network (facebook.com)
- Fannin County, Georgia Message Boards (boards.ancestry.com) read and post messages about your ancestors in Fannin County
- Fannin County, Georgia Genealogy Forum (genforum.genealogy.com)
What other genealogical resources are available in Fannin County, GA?
The following links to Genealogy Resources associated to Fannin 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.
Facts for Fannin Co. GA Books, Newspapers & Publications
- Georgia Newspapers Books & Publications Research Guide
- Georgia historical newspaper archives online (newspapers.com)
- Historical Newspapers from Georgia (1752 – 1997) (genealogybank.com)
- Fannin County, Georgia Books (amazon.com)
- Fannin County Newspapers (usgwarchives.net)
- Search Georgia Obituaries (1985 to current) (genealogybank.com)
- Fannin County Obituaries (usgwarchives.net)
Facts for Fannin Co. GA Cemeteries & Church Records
- Fannin Co., Georgia Graves (findagrave.com)
- Fannin County Cemeteries (usgwarchives.net)
- Fannin County Tombstone Photos (usgwarchives.net)
- Fannin County Tombstone Transcription Project (usgwtombstones.org)
- Fannin Co., Georgia Cemeteries (Internment.net)
- Fannin Co., Georgia Cemetery Books (amazon.com)
- Fannin County Church Records (usgwarchives.net)
- Fannin County Bibles (usgwarchives.net)
- Fannin County, Georgia Church Books (amazon.com)
Facts for Fannin Co. GA Family Websites, Pictures & Histories
- Create a Free Family Tree (ancestry.com)
- County Biographies (usgwarchives.net)
- County Photos (usgwarchives.net)
Facts for Fannin Co. GA General and History Websites
- See Also State History for Georgia
- Fannin County Georgia (genealogytrails.com)
- Fannin County, Georgia Wikipedia (wikipedia.org)
- Fannin County, Georgia Wiki (familysearch.org)
- Fannin Co. GA Genealogy (kindredtrails.com)
- Family History Library (familysearch.org)
- Georgia Virtual Vault (sos.state.ga.us)
- Fannin County, Georgia History (usgwarchives.net)
- Fannin County, Georgia (linkpendium.com)
- Cyndi’s List – United States – Georgia – Counties – Fannin (cyndislist.com)
- Fannin County, GA History (georgiainfo.galileo.usg.edu)
- Fannin Co. GAGenweb (rootsweb.ancestry.com)
- Fannin County Genealogy Queries (cousinconnect.com)
- View Index of Counties and Equivalents
- Fannin County USGenWeb Archives Project (usgwarchives.net)
- Fannin Co. Data Collections (search.ancestry.com)
Facts for Fannin Co. GA Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers
- See Also Map of Georgia Links and Information
- Fannin County D.O.T. MAP
- County Maps (sos.state.ga.us)
- Historical Maps of Fannin County (georgiainfo.galileo.usg.edu)
- 1895 Fannin County Map (livgenmi.com)
Facts for Fannin Co. GA Military Records
- Georgia Military Records Research Guide
- Fannin County Military Records (usgwarchives.net)
- Georgia Military Records (Fold3.com)