Bulloch County (Ga.) tax record
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Bulloch County (Ga.) tax record

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: Everitt, Josiah
Title: Bulloch County (Ga.) tax record
Dates: Undated
Extent: 0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)
Identification: MS 1191

Biographical/Historical Note

On March 17, 1758, an act was passed by the Georgia Legislature in which the Province of Georgia was divided into eight parishes. One of the eight parishes of colonial Georgia was St. Philips. In February of 1776, the Georgia Legislature created Bulloch County from St. Philips Parish. Bulloch County is named for Archibald Bulloch, a South Carolina native who moved to Georgia and owned a plantation along the Savannah River.


Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of a tax collection list written by Josiah Everitt, Collector of Direct Tax for the 8th collection district and first division of the District of Georgia. Included in the list are names of individuals whose real estate condition would be used to determine tax value.


Index Terms

Bulloch County (Ga.)
Everitt, Josiah
Real property and taxation.
Tax collection.
Tax records.

Administrative Information

Custodial History

Unknown.

Preferred Citation

[item identification], Bulloch County (Ga.) tax record, MS 1191, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.

Acquisition Information

Unknown.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

Copyright has not been assigned to the Georgia Historical Society. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Division of Library and Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Georgia Historical Society as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.


Sponsorship

Encoding funded by a 2012 Documenting Democracy grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.

Container List

 

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1Item 1: Tax record. Bulloch County, Georgia, Undated ( 5.0 p. )