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 Morgan County, Georgia   
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Hello and welcome to the Genealogy Trails website for Morgan County, Georgia.

This County is available for adoption.

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

This is a continuation of our original, Illinois Genealogy Trails History and Genealogy Project and we are excited about this opportunity to expand into other states. We welcome your feedback and comments, and your data contributions.

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Morgan county was created on December 10, 1807.

The county seat is Madison, Georgia

Cities and towns

Bostwick -- Buckhead -- Madison -- Rutledge

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Church Histories/Records

County Records

Court/Legal Records


Bible Records




Newspaper Data


School Data 


Website Updates:

April 2014: Bio: EDWARDS - Transcribed by LA Bauer
March 2014: Known Newspapers of Morgan County
January 2014: Bio: HEARD - Transcribed by GT Staff
December 2013: School Data: Adams, Bethany, Brobston, Buckhead, Centennial, Clack, Davis Academy, Pennington, Reese, Rutledge, Sugar Creek, Swords, Weaver
October 2013: List of Schools
September 2013: Bio: PATTERSON - Transcribed by Dena Whitesell
August 2013: Vietnam War Casualties
July 2013: Bio: BARTON, BARBER  - Transcribed by LA Bauer
June 2013: WW2 Honor List for Dead and Missing Army and Army Air Force - transcribed  by Peggy Thompson
March 2013: Towns - Rutledge, a town Transcribed by Kristen Bisanz
Jan 2011:  List of cemeteries, Ponder Cemetery; History: Description of Madison in an 1868 letter
Sep 2009: Military: Revolutionary War Soldiers' data; Biographies for FANNIN, HOLLAND, IVEY, WEST, STROUD; Will of HANSON, BONNER; HANSON marriages; legal record for HEARD; Military: Pensioners on the rolls in 1883;

Adjacent Counties
Oconee County (north)
Greene County (east)
Putnam County (southeast)
Jasper County (southwest)
Newton County (west)
Walton County (northwest)

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