MAJOR CONTRIBUTORS TO BRANTLEY COUNTY MARRIAGE PROJECT
Betty Jean Ammons McGuire, Larry & Don Durbin, Malva Tootle (Wayne Co.),
Christine Proctor, and Jerry Van Herrin.
Brantley was created by the Georgia Legislature in 1920. The Amendment to the
Georgia Constitution on August 14, 1920, with the election of county officers
occurring in December 1920. These newly elected officers began serving the
County on January 1, 1921. The issuance of Brantley County marriage
licenses also began on that date. Prior to that date, marriage licenses were issued
by our mother counties; Charlton, Pierce, and Wayne.