Counties with lost, missing or fragmented records: Bryan, Burke (courthouse burned 1856), Camden (fire 1870), Charleton (Courthouse burned 1877), Clinch (all records burned 1856 & 1867), Cobb (fire 1864), Colquitt (fire 1881) Dade, De Kalb (courthous burned 1842 & 1916), Early, Echols (1897), Effingham ( during C. & 1890), Glynn (1818), Gordon (1864) Gwinnett ( 1871), Hall (tornado 1936), Haralson, Heard (1894), Jefferson, Lee (1858), Liberty, Macon (1857), Marion (1845), Mc Intosh (C.
open/closed/state statutes The county superior courts have had jurisdiction over divorce proceedings and records.
Divorces in Georgia were allowed as early as 1793 but had to be approved by the state legislature until 1832.
Death records can be obtained by writing to: Georgia Department of Human Resources Vital Records Unit47 Trinity Avenue, S.
Family Search Record Search Collection A name index and images of Georgia statewide deaths are available for free online at Family Search Record Search.
A copy or an extract of most original records can be purchased from the Georgia State Department of Health or the County Clerk's office of the county where the event occurred.
See also Georgia Statewide Indexes at the Family History Library.Introduction to Vital Records Vital Records consist of births, adoptions, marriages, divorces, and deaths recorded on registers, certificates, and documents.United States Vital Records has additional research guidance on researching and using vital records.The Museum houses King Erekle’s belongings and numerous archeological, ethnographic, numismatic and textile artifacts. Cholokashvili Street Cholokashvili Street is one of the most beautiful streets in the city, and has been recently renovated.The homes on this residential street are adorned with colorful gates and intricately carved balconies. Batonis Tsikhe Castle Batonis Tsikhe castle served as the residence of Kakhetian Kings between 17th and 18th century.Atlanta birth records since 1887 are available from: Fulton County Health Department141 Prior Street Atlanta, GA 30303Telephone: 404-730-4000Internet: Fulton County Health Department Savannah birth records from 1890 to the present are available from: Chatham County Health Department2011 Eisenhower Drive P. Box 14257Savannah, GA 31406Telephone: 912-356-2441Internet: Chatham County Health Department Macon birth records since 1891 are available from: Bibb County Health Department171 Emery Highway Macon, GA 31217Internet: Bibb County Health Department A few counties started recording vital events in the post-Civil War era.