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Publication Notice

Hancock County Georgia - Court of Ordinary Minutes 1817-1837 

 Released January 25, 2000 is the second court minutes record book of Hancock County, Georgia to be published.  This book is entitled  Hancock County Georgia - Court of Ordinary Minutes 1817-1837  and contains the transcription of the original 913 pages of this book.  This  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 18,000 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, Alexander, Alford, Alfriend, Allen, Amos, Andrews, Appling, Archer, Arnold, Askew, Atkinson, Audas, Averett, Bailey, Baker, Barefield, Barksdale, Barnes, Bass, Battle, Baugh, Baxter, Bell, Berrien, Betts, Berry, Binion, Biggs, Bird, Birdsong, Bishop, Black, Blankinship, Bledsoe, Blount, Boardman, Bonner, Boon, Borland, Boswell, Boswick, Boyer, Brake, Brantley, Brazil, Breedlove, Brewer, Brodnax, Brooking, Brown, Bryan, Bryant, Buckner, Bullock, Burch, Butler, Butts, Byrom, Calwell, Camp, Campbell, Cannon, Carr, Carter, Castleberry, Cato, Champion, Chappell, Chambers, Cheely, Childers, Childs, Choice, Clark  Clayborne, Clayton, Clements, Cobb, Coffee, Colbert, Collier, Connell, Colquett, Collins, Connell, Cook, Coupland,  Crowder, Cummings, Culver, Cunningham, Daniel, Dannielly, Davis, Dennis, Denson, Devereux, Dickerson, Dickinson, Dickson,  Dismukes, Dixon, Dowdle, Duckworth, Dudley, Duggar, Dunn, Echols, Edwards, Ellis, Ennis, Eubanks, Evans, Ewing, Fannin, Farrell, Fletcher, Flournoy, Foster, Frayley, Freeman, Freeney, Gary, Garrett, Gay, Gendratt, Gholstons, Gilbert, Gilliland, Godwin, Gonder, Goodyear, Gordon, Graybill, Greene, Griffin Griggs, Hagood, Hall, Hamill, Hamilton, Harris, Harrison, Harton, Harwell, Harvey, Hardwick, Hargroves, Harper, Hawkins, Haynes, Henry, Hester Hickman, Hill, Hilsman, Hitchcock, Holland,  Holloman, Holsey, Holt, Hood,  Horton,  Howell, Huckaby, Hudson, Hutchison, Humphrey, Huff, Hunt, Hunter, Hurt, Ingram, Jackson, Jernigan, Johnson, Johnston, Jones, Jordon, Kennedy, Kelley, Kendall, Kennon, Kilgore, Knowles, L'Acree, Lancaster, Latimore, Langford, Lawson, Lewis, Linch, Lanier, Lightfoot, Livingston, Lockhart, Long, Low, Lucas, Lumsden, Lundy, Macon, Maddox, Mann, Marshall, Martin, Mason, Mathis, Matthews, Mapp, Mayo, McAllister, McClellan, McGibony, McGinty, McGee, McDonald, Melson, Middlebrooks, Middleton, Miller, Mills, Minton, Mitchell, Moon, Moore, Moss, Morgan, Morris, Mullins, Murphy, Newson, Nolley, Norsworthy, Oliver, Page, Palmer, Parham, Park, Parker, Patterson, Peek, Perriman, Peterson, Phillips, Pitts, Potter, Peek, Pinkston, Pritchett, Pope, Rabun, Rachels, Randle, Ransom, Rawlings, Reaves, Reed, Reese, Reeves, Reid, Reynolds, Richardson, Rives, Rivers,  Respess, Rogers, Roe, Roberts, Robertson, Ross, Rountree, Rudisille, Sanders, Saunders, Sanford, Sasnett, Saunders, Scott,  Seals, Sherman, Shivers, Simms, Simmons, Sledge, Shipp,  Shackleford, Skinner, Southall, Smith, Spencer, Stubbs,  Swinney, Strother, Strickland, Springer, Stanton, Swint, Stovall, Tait, Stephens, Stewart, Sykes, Speights, Tarver, Taylor, Temple, Thetford,  Thomas, Thompson, Thornton, Terrill, Thweatt, Trawick, Traylor, Trippe, Tucker, Turner, Tyson, Tyus, Vaughan, Veasey, Vinson, West, Wallace, Ward, Walker, Waller, Whatley, Whitfield,Wilkinson, Wilkins, Webb, Williams, Williamson, Winne/Wynn, Wilson,Womack, Wood, Wright, Wray,  Youngblood.

Publication Price        -  $36.50 + $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:



Ken Brantley

Phone:  770-943-4677


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