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DeKalb County, Ga. Genealogical Resources
U.S. Census reports are available for DeKalb County from 1830 to 1930.
Wills and estate documents, as well as other genealogical information, are available from the DeKalb County Judge of Probate Court, 556 McDonough Street, Decatur, GA 30030. 404-371-2718.
Atlanta History Center
DeKalb Convention and Visitors Bureau
1957 Lakeside Parkway, Suite 510, Tucker, GA 30084. 770-492-5000.
Vital Records (birth and death certificates (beginning 1919)
Georgia Vital Records Unit, Georgia Department of Human Resources, 2600 Skyland Drive, N. E., Atlanta, GA 30319-3640. 404-679-4701.
The Champion, P. O. Box 1347, Decatur, GA 30031-1347
DeKalb History Center
Old Courthouse on the Square, Decatur, GA 30030. 404-373-1088.
Former DeKalb History Center Archivist Paul K. Graham
has published this article on things you need to know before researching at the History Center.
215 Sycamore Street, Decatur, GA 30030. 404-370-3070.
5800 Jonesboro Road, Morrow, GA 30260. 678-364-3700
The History of
DeKalb County, Georgia
by Vivian Price
Historic DeKalb County: An Illustrated History
by Vivian Price
Life In Dixie During The War
Civil War narrative by Mary Gay
The Story of Decatur
history of DeKalb's county seat
by Caroline McKinney Clarke
pictorial history of DeKalb County
The Story of Dunwoody 1821-2001
by Elizabeth L. Davis, Ethel W. Spruill,
Joyce Amacher, Lynne Byrd
The History of Doraville, Georgia
by Laura and Ken Barre'
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