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Bradford County Florida
Genealogy Trails Website

Our goal is to help you track your ancestors through time by transcribing genealogical and historical data and placing it online for the free use of all researchers

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County Information
New River County was created in 1858 and was renamed Bradford County in 1861.

It was named for the first Confederate officer from Florida to die in the Civil War - Captain Richard Bradford.
He was killed in the Battle of Santa Rosa Island.

The county seat is Starke

Union County was carved out of Bradford in 1921
It is the third-smallest county in Florida by land area and second-smallest by total area.

The Florida Department of Corrections operates several correctional facilities in unincorporated areas.
The facilities include Florida State Prison, Florida State Prison - West Unit, and New River Correctional Institution.

Towns and Cities
Town of Brooker * City of Hampton * City of Lawtey * City of Starke

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please Email Us with your submissions.


County Records


Birth Records


Census Records

Church Histories / Records

Death Records

Family Bibles and Records

History Topics

Marriage Records

Miscellaneous Data

Newspaper Gleanings

Obituaries and Death Notices

Wills/Probate Records

School Records

Website Updates:
Dec 2016: marriage announcement for CANOVA-ALVAREZ;  Court news: THROWER, MCCRACKEN.  Gossip news:  JOHNS.  Obit for LAWRENCE




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Adjacent Counties
Baker County, Florida - north
Clay County, Florida - east
Putnam County, Florida - southeast
Alachua County, Florida - south
Union County, Florida - west
Duval County, Florida - northeast


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