Floyd County Georgia Genealogy Records Available to Members
Indexes to Probate Records
- Will Bk A (1852-1861)
- Will Bk B (1861-1871)
- Wills, Bk C (1871-1892)
- Annual Returns (1842-1852)
- Marriages from Newspapers 1885 to 1886
- 1883 Rome City Directory
- 1834 Map of Rome
Online Images of Floyd County Wills (1852-1861)Testators:Baker, Benjamin
Lavender, George M., Estate (1839)
Webb, Charles Williams, Elizabeth
Traced Genealogies of Floyd County Families
Sardis Presbyterian Church, Rome, GeorgiaSardis Presbyterian Church was built ca 1836 on a site west of Rome, Georgia at the foot of Turnip Mountain. In 1821 the first missionaries were sent into this region to establish the Turnip Mountain Mission to the Cherokee Indians. It was known as Haweis. The first building of the church was a log structure covered with planks, which stood just north of the present-day church which was constructed ca 1855. It was on this site that during the War Between the States that the Sardis Volunteers were organized and were attached to the 6th Georgia Cavalry.
Floyd County Wills, Estates, Marriages, Maps
Floyd County was created in 1832 from Cherokee lands ceded by the Indians. Early settlers were: John Bridges, J. M. Edge, Davis Fricks, Thomas Hackett, J. W. Hooper, S. J. Johnston, J. H. Lumpkin, Thomas Mills, James McConnell, Thomas Pullium, H. C. Roe, W. J. Smith, James M. Ware, and N. Yarbrough.
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