Marion County GAGenWeb

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Trish Elliott-Kashima, County Coordinator

If you have any records to add or a new link, please send to me

The USGenWeb African American Griots Project


African Hartage, Battle and Shipp Families of Marion County GA

by Clarence D White


Georgia Resources at The USGenWeb African American Griots Project


Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society


Deeds, Wills and Newspapers that reference

African-Americans in Marion County


AfriGeneas - African Ancestored Genealogy


Online at - Freedmans Bank Records, to view - scroll down and click on Freedmans Bank Records


Online at - Freedmans Bureau Marriages, to view - scroll down and click on Freedmans Bureau Marriages


Online at - 1850 Slave Schedule, to view - scroll down and click on 1850 Slave Schedule


Join the GA African American Mailing list by sending an email to, with subscribe in the body.


Challenge of African American Research, by Curt Witcher


An AfriGeneas Library Article by David E. Paterson - Georgia's Slave Population in Legal Records - An Introduction to Courthouse Resources


Tom Blake's slave data includes largest slave holders in 1860, and matching surnames in the 1870 Census for many southeastern counties


Amistead Research Center


African American Resources on Cyndi's List


Map of "slave population" based on the 1860 census.  Created by the United States Coast Survey in 1863. 

President Lincoln consulted this map frequently.  For a larger view, go here.



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