Columbia County - Superior Court - Deeds and Mortgages
Scope and Contents
Transcriptions of deeds and mortgages showing land transactions which were recorded in the office of the clerk of superior court. Types of deeds may be: (1) fi fa (sheriff's); (2) administrator; (3) quit claim; (4) guardian; (5) probate; (6) security, and (7) trust deeds. In some cases, deeds to slaves may be recorded. Civil mortgage cases may include a mortgage agreement, the petition to foreclose because of default, and the foreclosure notice and its resultant fi fa. Information recorded includes: (1) date of instrument; (2) contracting parties; (3) purchase price; (4) legal description of property, county, signatures, and (5) date of recording. Information on deeds includes purchase price. Information on mortgages includes amount of debt and contract period.
- Created: 1791-1904
- Columbia County (Ga.) (Organization)
Conditions Governing Access
0.50 Cubic Feet
Language of Materials
The records are arranged chronologically.
Available on microfilm.
- Columbia County - Superior Court - Deeds and Mortgages
- Georgia Archives
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