Barrow County, GA
- Destruction of Georgia Courthouses
- Barrow County page at GeorgiaInfo. Think of this as an online almanac.
- Google Books Digital copies of books, many in the public domain. I strongly recommend using the Advanced Search,
which I have linked to here. Here are some I've found related to or containing information about Barrow County and its predecessors:
There are also a number of general reference works that are extremely useful to genealogists, such as 19th century gazetteers.
- Georgia's Landmarks, Memorials, and Legends, by Lucian Lamar Knight
- Men of Mark in Georgia, edited by William Northen
- A Standard History of Georgia and Georgians, by Lucian Lamar Knight
- Historical Collections of Georgia, by Rev. George White
- Georgia: Comprising Sketches of Counties, Towns, Events, Institutions, and Persons Arranged in Cyclopedic Form, edited by Allen D. Candler and Clement A. Evans
- Jackson County Historic Archives and Welcome Center This facility, located at
85 Washington Street, Jefferson, GA 30549, houses mortgage records, tax digests dating back to 1797, Civil Court dockets, individual court files, Superior Court minutes, family histories, and much more.
It is also the home of the Jackson County Historical Society. Prior to the creation of Barrow County, records of your family may be found here.
- Mailing List
- Maps, Historical
- Soundex Converter
- Surnames - Connect with other Barrow County researchers.
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