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Georgia Genealogy Resources

I have a special interest in Georgia genealogy because my maternal grandmother was born in Georgia and, so far, her branch is the one I’ve been able to trace the farthest on my maternal side.


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The American History and Genealogy Project: Georgia American History & Genealogy

This website contains information on Georgia’s history along with various Georgia records (births, deaths, marriages, censuses, etc.).

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The Digital Library of Georgia

An initiative of the University of Georgia Libraries that has over 1,000 collections related to Georgia and Georgia history. The site also provides access to thousands of collections from partner institutions.

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FamilySearch: Georgia Genealogy Resources

A list of collections, strategies, and other resources to aid your research from the FamilySearch wiki.

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FamilySearch Digital Library: Georgia Genealogy Resources

The FamilySearch Digital Library is separate from the searchable records and wiki sections. Here are search results for the publicly available digital books and documents related to Georgia genealogy (over 40,000). You must be logged in to FamilySearch to view this page and some resources may only be viewed at a Family Search Center or Affiliate Library.

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Lowcountry Africana

While most of the records on this website are related to South Carolina, it also covers Georgia and northern Florida. It focuses on people with Gullah-Geechee heritage. The site also contains research strategies and full-text historical texts.

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