Source Information

Ancesrty.com. Georgia, Marriage Records From Select Counties, 1828-1978 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013.
Original data: County Marriage Records, 1828–1978. The Georgia Archives, Morrow, Georgia.

About Georgia, Marriage Records From Select Counties, 1828-1978

This database contains marriages records from 45 Georgia counties. The list of included counties is available in the browse menu. Marriage records were kept on a county level and required by law to be recorded beginning in 1805 (though compliance was not always the order of the day).

You can typically find the following details on the record:

  • name
  • spouse
  • bride’s maiden name
  • marriage date and county