DeKalb County GA Genealogy

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DeKalb County Records by City/Town

Avondale Estates Genealogy (29)
Chamblee Genealogy (50)
Clarkston Genealogy (32)
Decatur Genealogy (129)
Doraville Genealogy (31)
Dunwoody Genealogy (46)

Lithonia Genealogy (69)
Panthersville Genealogy (22)
Redan Genealogy (25)
Scottdale Genealogy (20)
Stone Mountain Genealogy (54)
Tucker Genealogy (46)

Overview of DeKalb County Records

  • De Kalb County was created in 1822 from Fayette, Gwinnett, and Henry counties.
  • Copies of birth and death certificates from 1919 and later can be obtained from the Georgia Department of Public Health.
  • The De Kalb courthouse burned 1842 and 1916 and some records were lost.
  • The De Kalb County Clerk of Superior Court has divorce records, court records starting in 1842, and land records starting in 1842.
  • The De Kalb County Probate Court has marriage and probate records starting in 1842.
  • Online indexes and images of many of the above records can be found by using the links on this site.