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Stewart County (Ga.)


Found in 13 Collections and/or Records:

Stewart County - Justice Court - Misc. Records

Identifier: 228-04-005
Scope and Contents

This series contains unbound miscellaneous records involving subpoenas, warrants and case files.

Dates: Created: 1876-1935

Stewart County - Misc. County Offices - Misc. Records

Identifier: 228-12-008
Scope and Contents This series contains unbound original papers involving, but not limited to: (1) Affidavits (2) Agreements (3) Bounty land grants (4) Confederate matters (5) County officers (6) Court matters (7) Elections (8) Estrays (9) Homesteads (10) Indentures (11) Inquests (12) Jails (13) Jurors (14) Lunacy petitions. Although some of these records rightfully belong in already existing subgroups, a special subgroup was created due to the fact that most of these records are minuscule in number or are...
Dates: Created: 1833-1938

Stewart County - Probate Court - Estate Records and Wills

Identifier: 228-02-001
Scope and Contents This series contains unbound county estate records and wills which involve, but are not limited to: (1) Estate returns (2) Estate inventories (3) Estate appraisals (4) Guardian bonds (5) Annual returns (6) Petitions for support (7) Petitions for dismissal (8) Expenditure vouchers (9) Petitions for sale (10) Returns on sale of property (11) Final estate returns (12) Orders for division of property (13) Heir's receipts (14) Perishable property listing. There is no consistency to the type of...
Dates: Created: 1829-1899

Stewart County - Probate Court - Inferior Court Newspaper Clippings

Identifier: 228-02-004
Scope and Contents

This series contains unbound newspaper clippings from the early 1800's. As the law reads, the court of Ordinary of each county is required to procure and preserve, for public inspection, a complete file of all newspapers in which their advertisements appear. These clippings are in general decay, in fragmented pieces and have been placed together in groups inside folders.

Dates: Created: 1840-1870

Stewart County - Probate Court - Marriage Records

Identifier: 228-02-002
Scope and Contents This series contains original marriage licenses of the Inferior Court, now Probate Court, of Stewart County. Information on these licenses includes: (1) name of groom (2) name of bride (3) date license was issued (4) date of marriage (5) name of Ordinary (6) name of person performing the wedding ceremony. On the back of most licenses is the book and page where the licenses are recorded although no effort has been made to compare the completeness of this file with the recorded copies of the...
Dates: Created: 1825-1961

Stewart County - Probate Court - Pauper & Petition Records

Identifier: 228-02-003
Scope and Contents

This series contains unbound records concerning paupers of Stewart County. The specific documents include (1) lists of paupers eligible for county funds, (2) funeral expenses for paupers paid by the county, (3) petitions for welfare and (4) receipts for payments to paupers.

Dates: Created: 1871-1935

Stewart County - Tax Collector's Office - Misc. Records

Identifier: 228-07-006
Scope and Contents

This series contains original unbound miscellaneous records of the Tax Collector's Office of Stewart County. The papers include (1) tax expenses, (2) tax fi fas, (3) tax collector's report and (4) tax receipts.

Dates: Created: 1843-1935