Columbia County (Ga.) marriage records
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Columbia County (Ga.) marriage records

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: Georgia. Court of Ordinary (Columbia County)
Title: Columbia County (Ga.) marriage records
Dates: 1787-1935
Extent: 0.2 cubic feet (10 microfilm boxes)
Identification: MS 5136

Biographical/Historical Note

Columbia County, Georgia, was created by an Act of December 10, 1790 from Richmond County. Named for Christopher Columbus, it also contained parts of McDuffie and Warren Counties. The area was settled by Quakers before the Revolutionary War.

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of a microfilm copy of marriage bonds, 1787-1935, from the Court of Ordinary in Columbia County, Georgia. The material is arranged alphabetically by groom's surname. The microfilmed document is a typed transcription of the original records.

The material was microfilmed by the Georgia Department of Archives and History in 1968.

Index Terms

Columbia County (Ga.)
Georgia. Court of Ordinary (Columbia County)
Marriage records.

Location of Originals

Original records in the Court of Ordinary, Chatham County.

Technical Access Restrictions

A microfilm reader is required to access this collection.

Administrative Information

Custodial History


Preferred Citation

[item identification], Columbia County (Ga.) marriage records, MS 5136, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.

Acquisition Information



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.


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

Container List



1X-5136-01. Abram - Brown, N.


2X-5136-02. Brown, S. - Davie


3X-5136-03. Davy - Garrett


4X-5136-04. Garrette - Inglet, M.


5X-5136-05. Inglet, C. - Lemons


6X-5136-06. Lesley - Murray, C.


7X-5136-07. Murray, C. - Robertson, F.


8X-5136-08. Robertson, F. - Thomas, Edward


9X-5136-09. Thomas, H. - Willingham, R.


10X-5136-10. Willingham, S. - Zackry