Warren County, Georgia Genealogy Guide2016-07-03T17:45:48+00:00

Warren County, Georgia Genealogy Guide

Warren County, Georgia (Map It) was created on December 19, 1793 from Columbia County, Hancock County, Richmond County, and Wilkes County . Portions of Warren County were used to create Jefferson County in 1796, Taliaferro County in 1825, and McDuffie County in 1870). Warren County was named in honor of General Joseph Warren (1741 - 75), a hero of the Revolutionary War. Learn More About State of Georgia History.

Warren County is bordered by  Wilkes County (north), McDuffie County (east), Glascock County (southwest), Hancock County (southwest), Taliaferro County (northwest).

A Map of Warren County, Georgia contains detailed information about roads and boundaries, these maps may include rural communities, churches, and cemeteries.

Warren County, Georgia Courthouse Records

Warren County, Georgia Courthouse
Warren County, GA Courthouse

The Warren County Courthouse is located in Warrenton, Georgia. Learn More About State of Georgia Court, Tax, Land and Probate Records.

Please contact the each clerk's department to confirm mailing address, hours, fees and other information before visiting or requesting information because contact information sometimes changes.  The Clerk's Office DOES NOT DO RESEARCH.  The documents are available to interested parties, barring confidential issues.  Most staff will assist people in finding the materials, but it is up to the individual to do the research.

The following dates indicates what vital, land, probate, and court records are in Warren county. The date listed for each category of record is usually the earliest registration filed. The earliest date does not indicate that there are numerous records for that year and does not mean that all such events were actually registered.

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  • Warren County Clerk of Superior Court has Land Records from 1796 and Court Records from 1794. The County Clerk of Superior Court has jurisdiction over cases for title to land and equity, felony cases, adoptions, divorces, child support and custody enforcement. The clerk also is tasked with recording deeds and maintaining the chain of title to all property in the county. Be aware that Lands were given to Georgia citizens by lotteries for the years 1805, 1807, 1820, 1821, 1827, 1832, 1832 (Gold), 1833.
  • Warren County Clerk of Probate Court has Marriage Records from 1794 and Probate Records from 1794.The County Clerk of Probate Court responsibilities include legal proceedings forh Wills, Estates, Guardianships of minor children, Involuntary Committals Hearings, Issuance of Marriage License, ect.. The county probate judge's office is the office where the most valuable genealogical records are created and maintained in the state of Georgia.
  • Warren County Tax Digests are records scanned from microfilm in the Georgia Archives.
  • Warren County Health Department can issue Birth, Marriage and Death certificates while you wait. Contact the Clerk of Superior Court for Divorce Records and the Probate Judge for Marriage Records.

Warren County, Georgia Census Records

Warren County, Georgia Vital Records

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