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Publication Notice

Hancock County Georgia - Court of Ordinary Minutes 1799-1817 

Released in April 1999, is the first minutes record book of Hancock County, Georgia to be published.  This book is entitled  Hancock County Georgia - Court of Ordinary Minutes 1799-1817  and contains the transcription of the original 780 pages of this book.  These minutes deals primarily with guardianships and  administrations of estates.  Hancock County was one of the earliest counties in Georgia and many  genealogical researchers should be interested in the publication as well as the citizens of the area.  The index contains some 10,000 name entries of persons, once of residence there.  It was completed with the support of the R.J. Taylor Foundation.   Below is a listing of just some of the names recorded in this book. (Note, many of these may have different spellings than are used today).

Abercrombie, Adams, Alford, Allen, Amerson, Anders, Andrews, Armstrong, Askew, Atkinson, Averett, Bailey, Barefield, Barksdale, Barnes, Barnheart, Barrow, Bass, Battle, Baxter, Bazer, Beall, Benion, Biggins, Bird, Bishop, Bivins, Blount, Bond, Bonner, Bordon, Borland, Boswell, Brantley, Breedlove, Brewer, Boren, Brodnax, Brooking, Brown, Bryan, Buckner, Bullard, Bullock, Burch, Bush, Butler, Butts, Bynum, Byrom, Cadenhead, Cain, Camp, Candler, Cannon, Carr, Carswell, Carter, Castleberry, Caswell, Cathell, Cato, Chambers, Chapman, Chappell, Champion, Cheely, Childers, Choice, Clayton, Clark, Clements, Coffee, Collier, Coleman, Connell, Cook, Cooper, Coulter, Comer, Collins, Cowen, Crowder, Cureton  Cunningham, Daniel, Dannelly, Davenport, Davis, Dennis, Devereux, Dick, Dickson, Dixon, Douglas, Doughtry, Dowdle,  Duggar, Dunn, Durham, Dysert, Edge, Ellis, Evans, Ewing, Ezell, Fail, Farley, Ferrell, Finney, Fleming, Fletcher, Flournoy, Foster, Fox, Frazier, Freeman, Freeny, Fuller, Fulton, Gaither, Gary, Garrett, Gay, George, Gholstons, Gilbert, Gilliland, Godwin, Goode, Gordy, Grant, Graves, Gray,  Graybill, Greene, Greyer, Griffin, Griggs, Hall, Haley, Hambrick, Hamilton, Harbert, Harden, Harding, Harton, Herrington, Harbut, Harris, Harrison, Harwell, Harvey, Hardwick, Hargroves, Harper, Hawkins, Haynes, Henderson, Henry, Herring, Herington, Hill, Holloman, Holsey, Holt, Horton, Hudson, Huff, Humphrey, Hunt, Hunter, Hurt, Hutchison, Ingram, Jackson, Jenkins, Jernigan, Johns, Johnson, Johnston, Jones, Jordon, Kelley, Kenchin, Kenny, Kennedy, Kindrick, Lamar, Lawson, Lancaster, Lary, Latimere, Langston, Lankford, Lewis, Lockhart, Low, Loyd, Lucas, Lyons, Maddox, Martin, Mapp, Mason, Mathis, Matthews, McAlister, McCaskell, McClendon, McClellen, McCormick, McCoy, McCulloh, McDaniel, McDonald, McDowell, McFarlin, McGayhee, McLemore, Medlock, Melson, Middlebrooks, Middleton, Miles, Miller, Mills, Minton, Mitchell, Moon, Moore, Morgan, Morris, Moss, Mullins, Nelson, Newson, Nolley, Norsworthy, Oliver, Oneal, Orare, Osgood, Owsley, Page, Parham, Parker, Parsons, Patterson, Pemberton, Peterson, Phillips, Pickett, Pike, Pitts, Poarch, Potter,  Prewitt, Peek, Pinkston, Pritchett, Pope, Rabun, Rachels, Randle, Ransom, Rawls, Rawlings, Reed, Reid, Reynolds, Richardson, Ridley, Rives, Rivers,  Respess, Roach, Roan, Rogers, Roe, Roberts, Robertson, Ross, Rosser,  Rosseter,  Rountree, Rutland, Rudisille, Sallard, Sanders, Sanford, Sasnett, Saunders, Scott, Sessions, Shirley, Shipp, Shivers, Simms, Simmons, Shackleford, Sheffield, Skinner, Slaughter, Sledge, Smith, Southall, Speights, Spencer, Springer, Strother, Strickland, Stubbs, Sturdivant, Stanton, Stovall, Stephens, Stewart, Swearingan, Swinney, Swint, Sykes, Talliaferro, Tait, Talbert, Tarver, Tatum, Taylor, Terrill, Temple, Thetford,  Thomas, Thompson, Thornton, Thweatt, Townsend, Trammell, Trawick, Trippe, Tucker, Turk, Turner, Tyson, Van, Vaughan, Veasey, Vest, Vinson, Wallace, Ward, Walker, Waller, Webb, West, Westmoreland, Whatley, Whitfield, Whitehurst, Whittington, Wilder, Wilkins, Wilkinson, Williams, Williamson, Winne/Wynn, Wilson, Womack, Wood, Woodard, Woodruff, Wooten, Wright, Wray,  Yarbrough, Youngblood.

New Publication Price        -  $34.50 + $3 s/h

Published by and purchased through:

The Brantley Association of America
                5245 Moon Rd
        Powder Springs, GA 30127

Ph 770-943-4677

Document Retrieval Procedures

Any page copy of the original court document can be ordered from the publisher.      When ordering, be sure to use the original book page of 767 pages as indexed. Do  not use the individual page of this published book.
The cost, until at least the year 2002 is:
      $6.00 for the first page and
      $1.00 for each additional page.

Please direct all correspondence and orders to:

The Brantley Association of America
5245 Moon Rd
Powder Springs, GA  30127


Ken Brantley

Phone:  770-943-4677


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