Screven County Databases Available to Members of Georgia Pioneers
- Marriages 1815-1850.
- Index to Screven County Marriages.
Images of Will Book 2A, 1802 to 1877Testators: Anderson, Hezekiah ;Archy, Eli A. ;Bazemore, Benjamin ;Beard, John ;Beasley, William ;Beavill, James ;Belcher, Sarah ;Best, Dorcas ;Best, Henry C. ;Best, Tarleton ;Blackburn, Rachel ;Bolton, James (dim) ;Bonnell, Anthony ;Bonnell, John ;Boykin, John ;Boykin, John S. ;Brannon, Hope ;Bryan, John ;Brannon, Hope ;Bryan, Martin ;Burke, David ;Burke, David ;Burns, John (dim) ;Clements, Jennett ;Conner, James ;Conner, Lewis ;Conyers, James ;Conyers, John ;Cooper, George ;Cooper, William ;Cooper, Wilson ;Coughron, Joseph ;Daughtry, David ;Dunnington, William ;Ferrell, Benjamin ;Frawley, Jeremiah (dim) ;Freeman, Jacob ;Freeman, John ;Freeman, Noah ;Green, Delilah ;Grimes, Elizabeth ;Hale, Mary ;Herrington, Richard ;Herrington, Richard ;Hilton, William ;Hines, Martha ;Hogg, John ;Howard, Hezekiah (dim) ;Howell, David (dim) ;Humphreys, James ;Humphries, James ;Kemp, Alexander ;Kittles, Peter ;Kittles, Robert C. ;Lanier, Lewis ;Lee, David ;Lee, Joshua (faded) ;Lee, Reuben ;Lipsey, Levicy ;Long, Zacheus ;Lovett, John F. ;Lundy, Frances ;Mack, Andrew ;Maner, George H. (dim) ;Marlow, Stephen ;McBride, James ;Megee, Henry ;Mills, Anthony ;Mitchener, John ;Morton, Silas ;Murray, Mary Ann (dim) ;Murray, William ;Newton, George ;Newton, Moses ;Nicholson, John ;Oliver, John ;Pearce, Joshua (dim) ;Pearce, Stephen ;Phillips, Lucy ;Phillips, Richard ;Poythress, Cleton ;Reddick, Peter ;Rieves, John S. ;Rieves, Richard ;Robbins, Arthur (dim) ;Roberts, Roland (dim) ;Rushing, Eli (dim) ;Sasser, Thomas ;Saxon, B. H. ;Scarbrough, Hardy ;Scruggs, John ;Scruggs, Richard ;Sheppard, William ;Simmons, Samuel ;Stewart, Tabitha (dim) ;Stotesberry, George (dim) ;Thomas, Gilshot ;Walker, Thomas G. ;White, Christopher G. (dim) ;Wilkinson, Reuben ;Williams, Robert ;Williamson, Robert ;Williamson, Robert ;Williamson, Robert Mickleborough ;Williamson, Robert M. (dim)
Indexes to Probate Records
- Index to Screven County Will Bk 2B, 1810-1875
Screven County Families
Bonnell Boyles Lavender Littlefield Nesmith
Names of Families in Screven County Genealogy, Marriages, Wills, Estates
Screven County Court House"> Screven County was formed in 1793 from Burke and Effingham Counties. The county seat is Sylvania. Early settlers: Anthony Bonnell, Eli Archy, John Beard, William Beasley, James Beavill, Henry Best, Tarleton Best, George Cooper, David Daughtry, Benjamin Ferrell, Jacob Freeman, Richard Herrington, William Hilton, John Hogg, James Humphreys, Robert Kittles, Reuben Lee, Andrew Mack, John Mitchener, Silas Morton, George Newton, Stephen Pearce, Peter Reddick, Gilshot Thomas, William Sheppard, Thomas G. Walker, Reuben Wilkinson.
Anthony BonnellAnthony Bonnell was born in 1741 and died in Screven County. He served as an Ensign in the 4th Regiment in 1774, promoted to Second Lieutenant of the First Company in 1778 during the Revolutionary War for which he received a land grant in Burke (now Screven) County. The Republican and Savannah Evening Ledger: "Died at his plantation in Screven Co. last Tues., Anthony Bonnell, in his 68th year." 4/27/1809.
Since the records of Burke County did not survive, it behooves the genealogist to research Screven County as some of the original land grants later fell into Screven. Daniel Bonnell was Executed for Robbery Tales of Woe "Light Horse" Harry Lee died at Dungeness The Case of Hog Smith The Romance of John Wesley Thomas Jones of Wales Capt. John Collins of Acworth William Few Peter Gruber and Neighs Forced out of Austria There were Two Margaret Hollands Dr. N. G. Long He Came Over in a Barrel The Heartbreak of George A. Benson of Lawrenceville The Old Woman and Toccoa Falls They Traveled Far in Search of a Home The Enduring Escapades of Thomas Ramsey Major James Hicks Jeremiah Lamar The Flemings of Sunbury Lorenzo Dow Smith Wilson Conner The Sad Tale of Every Cemetery Swedish Soprano If Only I Could Tell My Grandmother the Rest of the Story Grannie Stories told over Chicken Every Sunday Old Dan Tucker