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Clayton County - Justice Court - Criminal Dockets

 Series
Identifier: 131-04-001
Scope and Contents This series consists of bound volumes which document the criminal complaints filed in this court for the inclusive dates listed below. Information presented in these volumes includes (1) Georgia Militia District number in which the court was located, (2) case number (often not given), (3) names of attorneys (often not given), (4) name of defendant, (5) name of person who issued warrant and date of issue, (6) type of charge complained of, (7) judgement rendered, (8) an enumeration of court...
Dates: Created: 1898-1973
Found in: Georgia Archives

Clayton County - Justice Court - Records From Series 2

 Series
Identifier: 131-04-015
Scope and Contents

This series is composed Of unbound records found in the bound volumes that comprise Series 2 of this Record Group and are part of those case files.

Dates: Created: 1955-1971
Found in: Georgia Archives

Clayton County - Misc. County Officers - Misc. Records

 Series
Identifier: 131-12-008
Dates: Created: 1877-1955
Found in: Georgia Archives

Clayton County - Superior Court - Cash Books (Accounts Payable and Receiveable)

 Series
Identifier: 131-01-019
Scope and Contents Cash books document the amount of money the payer spends, to whom and when spend and, possibly, for what purpose the transaction was made. Simultaneously it records the amount the payer receives, from whom, date of receipt and the purpose of the transaction. This series is composed of bound volumes which document such transactions by the Clerk of Court for the inclusive dates listed. Information presented in these volumes includes (1) the name of the recipient of payment, (2) an enumeration...
Dates: Created: 1879-1950
Found in: Georgia Archives

Clayton County - Superior Court - Civil and General Cases

 Series
Identifier: 131-01-036
Dates: Created: 1858-1953
Found in: Georgia Archives

Clayton County - Superior Court - Civil Subpoena Dockets

 Series
Identifier: 131-01-007
Scope and Contents

This series is composed of bound volumes which contain documentation of some of the civil complaints filed in the court for the inclusive dates listed and the issuing of subpoenas to aid in judging those complaints. Information presented in these volumes includes (1) names of persons subpoenaed and dates such subpoenas were issued, (2) names of litigants and (3) names of attorneys (often not given).

Dates: Created: 1860-1937
Found in: Georgia Archives

Clayton County - Superior Court - Common Law Dockets

 Series
Identifier: 131-01-009
Scope and Contents

This series consists of bound volumes which provide documentation of some of the civil cases filed in the court for the inclusive dates listed. Information presented in these volumes includes (1) date and term of court, (2) names of attorneys involved, (3) case number, (4) names of litigants, (5) type of charge complained of and (6) disposition of case.

Dates: Created: 1859-1883
Found in: Georgia Archives

Clayton County - Superior Court - Criminal Subpoena Dockets

 Series
Identifier: 131-01-006
Scope and Contents

Subpoena dockets document the civil and criminal complaints filed in the court. This series is composed of bound volumes which document criminal complaints filed in the court for the inclusive dates listed below. Information presented in these volumes includes the (1) date and term of court, (2) names of attorneys involved, (3) names of defendants, (4) case number (usually not given), (5) date subpoena was handed to Sheriff for serving and (6) names of witnesses.

Dates: Created: 1885-1953
Found in: Georgia Archives

Clayton County - Superior Court - Execution Dockets

 Series
Identifier: 131-01-012
Scope and Contents Execution dockets document civil complaints filed in the court involving financial matters and the judgments resulting from such complaints. This series consists of bound volumes containing such documentation for the inclusive dates listed. Information presented in them includes (1) date and term of court, (2) case number (often not given), (3) names of litigants, (4) principal amount of money and interest involved, (5) an enumeration of cost for Clerk, Sheriff and fifa (Fieri Facias) and...
Dates: Created: 1889-1892
Found in: Georgia Archives

Clayton County - Superior Court - Index to Deeds and Mortgages

 Series
Identifier: 131-01-018
Scope and Contents

This series consists of a single bound volume documenting the recording of the property transactions in the county for the inclusive dates listed. Information presented in this volume includes (1) name of grantor, (2) name of grantee, (3) instrument used (such as deed, mortgage, bond), (4) date of transaction, (5) date transaction was recorded and (6) book and page number in which transaction was recorded.

Dates: Created: 1917-1930
Found in: Georgia Archives

Clayton County - Superior Court - Intangible Tax Collection on Real Estate Mortgage

 Series
Identifier: 131-01-017
Scope and Contents This series consists of a single bound volume which provides documentation of the amount of tax paid on certain property holdings in this county for the inclusive dates listed below. Information presented in this volume includes (1) month and year transaction was reported, (2) name of grantor, (3) name and address of grantee, (4) address of property involved in transaction, (5) face value of property, (6) date instrument was filed, signed and its maturity date, (7) book and page number where...
Dates: Created: 1954-1955
Found in: Georgia Archives

Clayton County - Superior Court - Ledgers of the Lovejoy Banking Company

 Series
Identifier: 131-01-022
Scope and Contents This series consists of bound volumes which document the assets and liabilities of this bank for the inclusive dates listed. Information presented in these volumes includes schedules showing (1) Assets (that is, Real Estate, Furniture and Fixtures, Bills Receivable, Taxes Paid, Expense Account, Stocks and Bonds, Overdrafts, Interest Paid and Cash) and (2) Liabilities (that is Capital Stock, Individual Deposits, Time Deposits, Bills Payable; Discount and Interest, Premium or Exchange, Surplus...
Dates: Created: 1921-1932
Found in: Georgia Archives

Clayton County - Superior Court - Lists of Registered Voters

 Series
Identifier: 131-01-004
Scope and Contents

This series consists of bound volumes that document the names of registered voters in the county for the inclusive dates listed below. This series is similar to series 3 and 5 of this Record Group but does not include as much information. Information that is presented includes (1) name and number of the Georgia Militia District in which the voters are registered, (2) name of each voter, (3) date of certification, (4) names of registrars, and (5) designation of voter's race.

Dates: Created: 1911-1912
Found in: Georgia Archives

Clayton County - Superior Court - Lists of Registered Voters, Alphabetical

 Series
Identifier: 131-01-003
Scope and Contents

This series is composed of bound volumes which document the names of the voters registered in this county for the inclusive date span listed below. Information presented in these volumes includes (1) the Georgia Militia District number and name in which voters registered, (2) name of registered voter, (3) designation of race to which voter belonged, (4) age, (5) occupation, (6) remarks and (7) date of list.

Dates: Created: 1900-1924
Found in: Georgia Archives

Clayton County - Superior Court - Lists of Traverse and Grand Jurors

 Series
Identifier: 131-01-016
Scope and Contents This series is composed of bound volumes of lists of Traverse Jurors and of limited lists of Grand Jurors for the inclusive dates listed. Information presented in these volumes includes (1) name of each juror, (2) the Georgia Militia District each one came from, (3) the date they were chosen to serve, (4) the names of the Jury Commissioners and (5) occasional comments listed by the name of particular jurors indicating they were not serving due to death, sickness, had moved from that county...
Dates: Created: 1934-1959
Found in: Georgia Archives

Clayton County - Superior Court - Record of Tax Defaulters

 Series
Identifier: 131-01-020
Scope and Contents

This series is composed of a single bound volume which documents the names of tax defaulters for the inclusive dates listed. Information presented in this volume includes the (1) names of tax defaulters, (2) dates for which taxes are owed and (3) amount of money owed by each.

Dates: Created: 1878-1888
Found in: Georgia Archives

Clayton County - Superior Court - Register of Dentists

 Series
Identifier: 131-01-021
Scope and Contents This series consists of a single volume which documents the names of dentists registered to practice in Clayton County for the inclusive dates listed below. Information presented in this volume includes (1) date of registration, (2) name of registrant, (3) registrant's Post Office, (4) name of registrant's college and date of graduation, (5) date registrant - began practice and (6) date registrant was licensed by Examining Board. The inclusive dates of this volume are listing on the finding...
Dates: Created: 1882-1917
Found in: Georgia Archives

Clayton County - Superior Court - Sheriff's Execution Docket

 Series
Identifier: 131-01-014
Scope and Contents This series consists of a bound volume which documents the FiFas (Fieri Facias) the Sheriff collects as a result of civil complaints filed in the various Justice and Superior Courts of the county for the inclusive dates listed below. Information presented in this volume includes (1) the name of the Superior or Justice Court (identified by its Georgia Militia District number) in which the case involving such FiFa originated, (2) date and term of court, (3) FiFa or case number,(4) names of...
Dates: Created: 1889-1896
Found in: Georgia Archives

Clayton County - Superior Court - Voters Books

 Series
Identifier: 131-01-005
Scope and Contents This series consists of bound volumes that contain lists of names of residents of the county that have taken the voter's oaths and are virtually the same as the volumes found in series 3 of this Record Group. Information presented in these volumes includes (1) name of the Georgia Militia District in which the voter lives, (2) date of registration of the voter, (3) name of the voter, (4) age of voter when registering, (5) racial composition, (6) whether or not voter descended from a soldier...
Dates: Created: 1913-1948
Found in: Georgia Archives

Cleveland and Saunders hotel and store day books

 Collection
Identifier: 0000-0213M-cc
Scope and Contents

Daily accounts for sales of lodging, board, drinks, livery services, and some general merchandise. Cites date, name of account, type of purchase, and cost. The back of the 1831 - 1832 volume contains some listings of merchandise and of subscribers to the Washington (Wilkes County, Georgia) Ball and Party. Probably Hancock County, Georgia.

Dates: 1831 - 1833

Cobb County (Ga.) recorded deeds

 Collection
Identifier: 1991-0002M
Scope and Contents

These deeds from Cobb, Campbell, Fulton, and Washington Counties document land transactions between the Barge, Peacock, Maxwell, Love MConnell, Queen, Beavers, and Glore families. Most are recorded in Cobb County or not at all.

Dates: 1838 - 1871

Cobb County - Probate Court - Dockets

 Series
Identifier: 133-02-010
Dates: Other: Majority of material found within 1833 - 1973
Found in: Georgia Archives

Cobb County - Probate Court - Estate Records

 Series
Identifier: 133-02-001
Scope and Contents Included in this series are miscellaneous loose estate records filed with the Cobb County Court of Ordinary, 1837 to 1877. These are mostly papers submitted by administrators or executors of estates as required by law to document the settling of the estates of deceased citizens. The most commonly found documents are: (1) administrator's bonds, (2) inventories and appraisements of esĀ­tates and sale bills, (3) guardian's bonds, (4) letters of administration, (5) orders of dismission...
Dates: Created: 1837-1877
Found in: Georgia Archives

Cobb County - Probate Court - Indentures

 Series
Identifier: 133-02-006
Dates: Created: 1845 and 1878
Found in: Georgia Archives

Cobb County - Superior Court - Deeds and Mortgages

 Series
Identifier: 133-01-002
Dates: Created: 1868-1936
Found in: Georgia Archives

Coffee County - Probate Court - Estate Records

 Series
Identifier: 134-02-002
Scope and Contents

Additional Coffee County Probate records available on microfilm.

Dates: Created: 1818-1981
Found in: Georgia Archives

Coffee County - Superior Court - Deeds and Mortgages

 Series
Identifier: 134-01-001
Dates: Created: 1875-1924
Found in: Georgia Archives

Colclough family papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1974-0142M
Scope and Contents

Letter from Thomas to his wife, July 10, 1862. A four-page Colclough family history by Dr. B. D. Ragsdale of Mercer University is included.

Dates: 1862 and 1940

College Park municipal records

 Collection
Identifier: 1975-0565M
Scope and Contents

Many of the records are notices of elections and taxation ordinances. Correspondence is between various elected officials, including mayors Alonzo Richardson and Byron S. Huie, and the Board of Trade. Attitudes towards race relations are revealed. Other materials include local histories of the town and women's clubs and references to schools, especially the Southern Female (Cox) College, a Baptist girls' school.

Dates: 1902 - 1958 and n.d.

Colley/Robert family papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1968-0175M
Scope and Contents

Land and estate records of Wilkes County, Georgia, including the will of John Owens. There are three letters: one dated 1843 to a Miss Brackett from Washington, Georgia, may be by Sarah Colley; another is from "Hetty" in Hartford, Connecticut, to Sarah Colley Robert, 1848, after her marriage; and the third is from B. F. Robert to his niece, Mary M. Robert, from Camp Jackson where he is stationed near Hampton Roads, Virginia, in late 1861. He gives some details of life in military camp.

Dates: 1791-1861; Majority of material found in 1818-1848

Collier Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2007-0005M
Scope and Contents Letters by brothers Charles C. (1863 - 1920), William D. (born 1865), and Jacob T. Collier (1867 - 1942) and other family members, most to their younger brother, Josiah B. (1871 - 1928), on his farm in Worth County, Georgia. Most of the letters are by Charles from Atlanta, Augusta, Georgia, and other towns as he traveled around the South selling candy and fruit on various trains. A few letters are by Jacob from Italy in Ellis County, Texas, where he was living in the 1890s. Topics include...
Dates: 1882 - 1929; Majority of material found in 1894 - 1902

Collier / Hicks / Griffin Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1997-0003M
Scope and Contents

Most of the letters in this collection are by or to Joseph Green Collier of Calhoun County, Georgia. Some are by his brothers in Texas or serving in the Confederate army. There are also three letters by William J. Hicks when he was in the army. Finally there are essays written by Viera Griffin while attending Wesleyan Female College and letters to her from school friends later in life.

Dates: 1850 - 1947

Colonel Thomas Spencer Civil War collection

 Collection
Identifier: 1972-0150M
Scope and Contents

This collection includes nine letters, most relating to the Civil War, including some authored by Braxton Bragg, W. J. Hardee, and D. H. Hill. Also included is a list of hospitals in Atlanta, June 1864, and the name of the man in charge at each, probably compiled by Dr. Samuel H. Stout, Medical Director of all the hospitals in the Confederate Army in the Dept. of Tennessee.

Dates: 1851-1871 and n.d.

Colonial Government - Assembly - Acts of the Assembly

 Series
Identifier: 049-01-016
Scope and Contents

Series consists of manuscript copies of original acts of Georgia's colonial assembly.

Dates: Created: 1755-1778
Found in: Georgia Archives

Colonial Government - Assembly - Bonds, Bills of Sale, Deeds of Gift, Powers of Attorney

 Series
Identifier: 049-01-009
Scope and Contents This series consists of eleven volumes of various documents recorded within the Colony of Georgia and, later, the State of Georgia. The records include bonds, bills of sale, deeds of gift, lease and release, marriage settlements, deeds of manumission, powers of attorney, receipts, affidavits, depositions, inventories of estates, appointments and instructions of officers, and warrants. Each instrument names the individuals involved, the terms of the transaction, witnesses, and the date the...
Dates: Created: 1755-1829
Found in: Georgia Archives

Colonial Government - Assembly - Colonial and State Officers Appointments

 Series
Identifier: 049-01-010
Scope and Contents

Series includes two volumes of commissions, oaths, and other records of state government, including Georgia's officially-recorded copy of the Declaration of Independence.

Dates: Created: 1754-1827
Found in: Georgia Archives

Colonial Government - Assembly - Conveyances

 Series
Identifier: 049-01-003
Scope and Contents This series consists of eleven volumes of recorded property transactions. The conveyances are primarily for the transfer of land between private citizens in the Colony of Georgia. Each instrument names the individuals involved, the property to be transferred, the terms of the conveyance, witnesses, and the date the instrument was recorded. Related documents, such as schedules of personal property and marriage agreements, may be recorded along with the conveyance. The first volume, 1750 -...
Dates: Created: 1750-1804
Found in: Georgia Archives

Colonial Government - Assembly - Entry of Claims

 Series
Identifier: 049-01-013
Scope and Contents

This series consists one volume of registered claims. Each entry provides the name of the claimant, number of acres claimed, a description of the land, and the name of the original grantee. Some entries include the date of the original grant and a chain of title. The volume is indexed.

Dates: Created: 1755-1757
Found in: Georgia Archives

Colonial Government - Assembly - Estate Records

 Series
Identifier: 049-01-001
Scope and Contents

This series consists of estate records including letters of administration, administrator's bonds, petitions for guardianship, bonds of guardianship, warrants of appraisement, appraisals and inventories of estates, and accounts of the sale of estates.

Dates: Created: 1754-1777
Found in: Georgia Archives

Colonial Government - Assembly - Governor's Council Minutes

 Series
Identifier: 049-01-015
Scope and Contents This series consists of minutes of the Governor and Council. The minutes relate routine administrative duties of the Governor and Council including appointments of officers and administering oaths of office, establishing a schedule of fees, and hearing the reports of the Adjutant General. The majority of the minutes pertain to the granting of land to citizens. Recorded in the minutes are petitions for land by citizens and the subsequent grant or rejection by the Governor. The minutes also...
Dates: Created: 1754-1773
Found in: Georgia Archives

Colonial Government - Assembly - Grant Fiats

 Series
Identifier: 049-01-014
Scope and Contents

This series consists of three volumes of recorded grant fiats. The fiats are authorizations from the attorney general that plats with completed surveys could be granted to the individuals who petitioned for them. Each entry provides the date, name of grantee, number of acres to be granted, location of the plat, number of the fiat, and date of the survey certificate.

Dates: Created: 1755-1776
Found in: Georgia Archives

Colonial Government - Assembly - Inventories

 Series
Identifier: 049-01-006
Scope and Contents

Three volumes contain records of the inventory and appraisement of decedents' estates. Each volume contains itemized lists of property held by an individual at the time of death. The list and the valuation of the property are provided by the administrator of the estate. The third volume, 1777-1778, is indexed.

Dates: Created: 1755-1778
Found in: Georgia Archives

Colonial Government - Assembly - Legal Documents

 Series
Identifier: 049-01-021
Scope and Contents

Series contains various loose documents of colonial and early state government, including Upper House of the Assembly Journal, April 24, 1771 - February 5, 1773.

Dates: Created: 1776-1779
Found in: Georgia Archives

Colonial Government - Assembly - Letters of Administration

 Series
Identifier: 049-01-007
Scope and Contents

Two volumes consist of records pertaining to the administration of decedents' estates. The first volume, 1755-1771, contains appointments of executors to administer an estate and instructions for the inventory and appraisal of that estate. The second volume, 1771-1775, contains records of appointments and instructions by the governor as well as citations for individuals to appear before the governor, such as creditors seeking payment from an estate. The volumes are indexed.

Dates: Created: 1754-1775
Found in: Georgia Archives

Colonial Government - Assembly - Letters of Guardianship

 Series
Identifier: 049-01-008
Scope and Contents

One volume consists of records of the governors' appointments of guardians for orphans of deceased individuals. Each record includes the name of the deceased, the name of the deceased children, the name of the appointed guardian, and the date of the appointment. Included with the appointments are instructions from the governor for the care of the minor and the management of the minors' estate. The volume is indexed.

Dates: Created: 1757-1777
Found in: Georgia Archives

Colonial Government - Assembly - Marks and Brands

 Series
Identifier: 049-01-012
Scope and Contents

This series consists of a register of marks and brands used on livestock. Each entry records a graphic representation of the mark or brand, the name of the individual registering the mark, residence, and the date the mark was recorded. The volume is indexed.

Dates: Created: 1755-1793
Found in: Georgia Archives

Colonial Government - Assembly - Memorials and Quit Rents

 Series
Identifier: 049-01-017
Scope and Contents

This series consists of a register of quit rents in three volumes. Recorded by the Auditor General, the register is a record of lands for which the grantees were responsible to pay a quit rent to the colony. Each entry contains the name of the property owner, a description and location of the land, rate of quit rent, date of the original grant, and name of the original grantee. The volumes are indexed.

Dates: Created: 1758-1776
Found in: Georgia Archives

Colonial Government - Assembly - Misc. Documents

 Series
Identifier: 049-01-020
Scope and Contents

This series consists of documents recorded within the Colony of Georgia. The records include bonds, bills of sale, deeds, mortgages, deeds of gift, marriage settlements, and powers of attorney. The majority of the records are bonds for settling land. Each instrument names the individuals involved, the terms of the transaction, witnesses, and the date the instrument was written.

Dates: Created: 1751-1775
Found in: Georgia Archives

Colonial Government - Assembly - Mortgages

 Series
Identifier: 049-01-004
Scope and Contents This series consists of five volumes of mortgages recorded within the Colony of Georgia. Mortgaged property may consist of land, with or without buildings and improvements, and personal property including livestock, household goods, and slaves. In addition to the mortgages, there are lease and release records and deeds of release. Each instrument names the individuals involved, the property being mortgaged, the amount of debt to be paid, witnesses, and the date the instrument was recorded....
Dates: Created: 1754-1820; Other: Majority of material found in 1762-1778
Found in: Georgia Archives

Colonial Government - Assembly - Proclamations

 Series
Identifier: 049-01-011
Scope and Contents

This series consists of two volumes of proclamations issued by the governor of the Colony, and later the State, of Georgia. The proclamations recorded pertain to the General Assembly; general elections; collection of taxes; courts of justice; enforcement of quarantines; establishment of new counties; apprehension of criminals; Indian affairs; military affairs; runaway slaves; surveying and distribution of ceded lands; trade and shipping. One volume is indexed.

Dates: Created: 1754-1823; Other: Majority of material found in 1754-1794
Found in: Georgia Archives

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