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Thursday, January 15, 2015

Laurens Co. GA Wills and Estates: Genealogy

Laurens County Wills and Estates

Dublin, Georgia 5105 7th Avenue Oconee River Laurens County Court House Laurens County was created in 1807 from an Act of the General Assembly and was named for Laurens of Revolutionary fame, a native of South Carolina of Huguenot ancestry, an aide to General Washington. The first county seat was Sumpterville, later Dublin. The first grand jururs were: Benjamin Adams, Benjamin Brown, William Boykin, Robert Daniel, Joseph Denson, Benjamin Dorsey, Simon Fowler, Henry Fulgham, John Gilbert, Thomas Gilbert, Leonard Green, Edward Hagan, Andrew Hampton, Charles Higdon, Mark May, Gideon Mays, George Martin, William McCall, Charles Stringer, John Speight, James Sartin, Jesse Stephens, Samuel Stanley, Samuel Sparks, George Tarvin, Joseph Vickers, Jesse Wigins, Nathan Weaver, David Watson, Joseph Yarbrough. Research Baldwin and Wilkinson Counties.

Laurens County Records Available to Members of Georgia Pioneers
  • Laurens County Wills 1809-1840 (digitized images)
    Testators: Albritton, Averilla
    Allen, Bryant
    Allen, Elizabeth
    Allen, Rachel
    Anderson, Henry
    Askew, Frederick
    Bacon, Jonathan
    Barlow, Mary
    Beaty, Mary
    Beddiingfield, Solomon
    Blackshear, Elijah
    Blackshear, Joseph
    Carey, Jesse
    Coates, John
    Coats, Robert
    Coleman, Theophilis
    Collier, John
    Collier, Thomas
    Cook, Thomas
    Culpepper, Sampson
    Daniel, Benjamin
    Daniel, Lucretia
    Darsey, Benjamin
    Duncan, Ellis
    Duncan, Thomas
    Farmer, Thomas
    Fullwood, John
    Gibbons, Ann
    Goodman, Henry
    Hampton, Andrew
    Hester, Rebecca
    Hollinsworth, George
    Holly, Jonathan
    Hudson, John
    Joiner, Burwell
    Joiner, Jesse
    Jones, Adam
    Jones, Jonathan
    Kirkland, Samuel
    Lily, Edward
    Livingston, John
    Livingston, Joseph
    Long, Nicholas
    McBane, John
    McCall, Elizabeth Mary Ann
    McCormick, Elizabeth
    Maddux, Alexander
    Manning, Willaby
    Mannon, John
    Montford, Thomas
    Moore, Sinthy
    O'Neal, William
    Oliver, William
    Oliver, William (2)
    Payne, George
    Philips, Gabriel
    Philips, Mark
    Pope, Fleet
    Pullen, Thomas
    Ramsey, Benjamin
    Roberts, Frederick
    Rowland, John
    Royals, Sophiah
    Smith, Bennet
    Smith, Isham
    Solomon, Willis
    Sparks, Samuel
    Spear, David
    Spivey, Gideon
    Spivey, Jethro
    Steward, John
    Todd, John
    Usery, Elizabeth
    Weaver, Jethro
    Whitehead, Reason
    Whitehead, William
    Woodward, Young
    Young, Oren
  • Index to Laurens County Wills, Vol. I, 1809-1840.
  • Index to Laurens County Wills, Vol. 2, 1840-1868.
  • Anderson, Henry, LWT, Vol. 2, 1840-1868.
  • Dixon, George, LWT, Vol. 2, 1840-1868.
  • Smith, Bennet, LWT, Vol. 2, 1840-1868.
  • Smith, Isham, LWT, Vol. 2, 1840-1868.
  • Smith, Mourning, LWT, Vol. 2, 1840-1868.
  • Laurens County Marriages from newspapers 1885-1886.

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