Lake County, Florida
Genealogy and History
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Lake County
Lake County was created in 1887 from portions of Sumter and Orange counties.
Its county seat is Tavares, and its largest city is Clermont.

 Clermont ~ Eustis ~ Fruitland Park ~ Groveland ~ Leesburg ~ Mascotte ~ Minneola ~ Mount Dora ~ Tavares ~ Umatilla

 Astatula ~ Howey-in-the-Hills ~ Lady Lake ~ Montverde

Census-designated places
 Altoona ~ Astor ~ Ferndale ~ Four Corners ~ Lake Kathryn ~ Lake Mack-Forest Hills ~ Lisbon ~
Mount Plymouth ~ Okahumpka ~ Paisley ~ Pine Lakes ~ Pittman ~ Silver Lake ~ Sorrento ~ Yalaha

Other unincorporated communities
 Bassville Park ~ Fort Mason ~ Grand Island ~ Lanier ~ Orange Bend ~ The Villages (partly)

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Lake County Data


Birth Records



Census Records

Family Bibles and Records

Marriage Records

Miscellaneous Data

Native American Data

School Records

Wills/Probate Records

Website Updates:
Dec 2017:

PREVIOUS UPDATES: Cemeteries, Churches; 1901 Death Index Cemeteries: Lisbon, Obits: FARES, CROW, LEE, THOMPSON, HENRY, ISRAELSON, HUNT; Visiting Items: HARRIS, LANIER, MARLOW Marriage News: CHRISTIE, COMSTOCK, SNYDER, SCATES, BUTLER, MASON, LONG, GILES, GRAY, JOHNSON, SWYGERT, STRADLEY, WOODWARD  News: Community News Mil: Applications for Florida Old Confederate Home: DUPREY, TERRY, THOMAS, Bouvet obit added



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Surrounding Counties
Volusia County - northeast
Orange County - east
Seminole County - east
Osceola County - southeast
Polk County - south
Sumter County - west
Marion County - northwest
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