ancestors
 
Archives and Libraries | Genealogical Societies
Historical Societies | Church Records | Ethnic Resources

Archives and Libraries

National Archives
Southeast Region
5780 Jonesboro Road
Morrow, Georgia 30260
Phone: (770)968-2100
Fax: (770)968-2547
E-mail: atlanta.archives@nara.gov
Web: archives.gov/southeast/
Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee

Georgia Department of Archives and History
5800 Jonesboro Road
Morrow, GA 30260
Phone: (678)364-3700
Web: http://www.georgiaarchives.org/

Atlanta-Fulton Public Library
Genealogy and Georgia History Department
One Margaret Mitchell Sq. NW, 5th Floor
Atlanta, GA 30303
Phone: (404) 730-1896
Web: afplweb.com/

Middle Georgia Regional Library
Genealogy & Historical Room
1180 Washington Ave.
Macon, GA 31201-1790
Phone: (478)744-0800
Web: www.co.bibb.ga.us/library/GH.htm

Thomaston-Upson Archives
P.O. Box 1137
Thomaston, GA 30286-0015
Phone: (706)646-2437
Web: home.alltel.net/tuarch/

Genealogical Societies

Augusta Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 3743
Augusta, GA 30914-3743
Web: www.augustagensociety.org/

Carroll County Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 576
Carrollton, GA 30112
Phone: (770)832-7746
Web: ccgs.westgeorgia.org/

Central Georgia Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 2024
Warner Robins, GA 31099-2024
Web: www.cggs.org/

Clarke-Oconee Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 6403
Athens, GA 30604
Web: www.rootsweb.com/~gacogs/

Cobb County Genealogical Society, Inc.
P.O. Box 1413
Marietta, GA 30061-1413
Web: rootsweb.com/~gaccgs/

Coweta County Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 1014
Newnan, GA 30264-1014
Web: www.ccgsinc.org/

East Georgia Genealogical Society, Inc.
P.O. Box 117
Winder, GA 30680
Web: rootsweb.com/~gaeggs/

Georgia Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 550247
Atlanta, GA 30355-2747
Web: gagensociety.org/

Genealogical Computer Society of Georgia
Web: gencomputer.org/

The Genealogical Society of Henry & Clayton Counties, Inc.
P.O. Box 1296
McDonough, GA 30253-1296
Phone: (770)954-1456
Web: rootsweb.com/~gagshcc/

Savannah River Valley Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 895
Hartwell, GA 30643
Web: home.comcast.net/~moocowdesigns/srvgs/

Northwest Georgia Historical & Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 5603
Rome, GA 30162-5603
Web: rootsweb.com/~ganwhags/

Historical Societies

Georgia Historical Society Library
501 Whitaker St.
Savannah, GA 31401
Phone: (912)651-2128
Fax: (912)651-2831
Web: www.georgiahistory.com

Alpharetta Historical Society
1835 Old Milton Parkway
Alpharetta, GA 30004
Web: www.ahsga.org/

Cherokee County Historical Society
P.O. Box 1287
Canton, GA 30169
Phone: (770)345-3288
Web: www.rockbarn.org/society.php

Paulding County Historical Society and Library
P.O. Box 1314
Hiram, GA 30141
Web: www.pchsm.org/

Church Records

BAPTIST

Georgia Baptist History Depository
Mercer University
Jack Tarver Library

1300 Edgewood Ave.
Macon, GA 31207
Phone: (478)301-2968
Web: tarver.mercer.edu/archives/gbhd.php

METHODIST

Arthur J. Moore Methodist Museum Library
& South Georgia Conference Repository

100 Arthur J. Moore Drive
St. Simons Island, GA 31522
Phone: (912)638-4050
Fax: (912)634-0642
Web: www.epworthbythesea.org/museum.html

ROMAN CATHOLIC

Archdiocese of Atlanta
680 W. Peachtree St. NW
Atlanta, GA 30308
Phone: (404)888-7801
Web: www.archatl.com/

Catholic Diocese of Savannah
601 E. Liberty St.
Savannah, GA 31401
Phone: (912)201-4100
Web: www.diosav.org/

Ethnic Resources

AFRICAN-AMERICAN

Auburn Avenue Research Library on
African-American Culture and History

101 Auburn Ave. NE
Atlanta, GA 30303
Phone: (404)730-4001
Web: www.afplweb.com/aarl/

Atlanta University Center
Robert W. Woodruff Library
Division of Archives and Special Collections
111 James P. Brawley Dr. SW
Atlanta, GA 30314
Phone: (404)978-2052
Fax: (404)978-2109
Web: auctr.edu/collections/archives-collections.asp

Sara Hightower Regional Library
Special Collections
205 Riverside Pkwy.
Rome, GA 30161
Phone: (706)236-4607
Fax: (706)236-4605
Web: romelibrary.org/speccollec.htm

JEWISH

Jewish Genealogical Society of Georgia
William Bremen Jewish Heritage Museum
1440 Spring St. NW
Atlanta, GA 30309
Phone: (678)222-3700
Web: www.jewishgen.org/jgsg/

SCOTTISH

Family Tree
Ellen Payne Odom Library
P.O. Box 2828
Moultrie, GA 31776-2828
Phone: (229)985-6540
Fax: (229)985-0936
Web: electricscotland.com/familytree/about_odom.htm