Gilmer County

W. F. Quillian Obituary

W. F. Quillian, 77, died at his home in Gilmer County, Ellijay, GA on July 4, 1946. A native of this county, Mr. Quillian resided in East Ellijay many years and was well-known through Gilmer, having once offered as a candidate for state senator. He was a carpenter by trade but some fifteen years ago moved to Ellijay where he established a grist mill which he continued to operate until his health gave way. He was preceded in death by daughter, Flora Quillian. Survivors include wife, Alice Foster Quillian; three daughters, Misses Frankie, Mary Louise and Dorothy Quillian. Funeral services …

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W. K. Reece Obituary

W. K. Reece, 83, died August 28, 1951 in Blue Ridge, GA. A native of Pickens County, Mr. Reece came to Gilmer County, Ellijay, GA in 1900 and for many years was prominently identified in business here, conducting a general mercantile business near the Shippen lumber mill. Mr. Reece operated a lumber business in connection with his store and for many years was a large buyer and shipper of lumber, ties, pulpwood and tanbark. Mr. Reece was active in church, civic and political affairs of Ellijay and Gilmer county. He was a member of East Ellijay Baptist Church and a …

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Walter Willie Starks Obituary

Rev. Walter Willie Starks, 90, of Gilmer County, Ellijay, GA, died September 2, 1993. Rev. Starks was born July 8, 1903, in Gilmer County, GA, the son of John Starks and Annie Griggs. He was preceded in death by his wife, Eunice Lattie Starks. He is survived by daughters, Oleeta Starks Parks, Margie Starks Arnold, Mary Nell Starks Ellis and Glenda Starks Whitaker; eight grandchildren; eight great grandchildren; four great great grandchildren; brother, Robert Starks; nieces and nephews. Services were held September 4, 1993 at the Mountaintown Baptist Church. Interment was in the Mountaintown Baptist Church Cemetery. Logan Funeral Home …

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William Bailey Obituary

William Bailey, 15, died January 13, 1953 in Canton, GA. He was the son of the Rev. and Mrs. Young A. Bailey. His father was a Methodist minister who retired from his pastorate and is now city clerk and treasurer. His mother was a teacher in the local schools, and his only brother, John was a student a Young Harris College. William was very popular and it was said that every man, woman and child on his paper route was his friend. He was the senior carrier here for the Atlanta Journal for whom he had been delivering for about …

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Gilmer County, Georgia Cemeteries

The following cemetery transcriptions can be found online for Gilmer County Georgia. Boardtown Cemetery, Cashes Valley Bradley Cemetery Cartecay Cemetery, Ellijay Cashes Valley Cemetery, Cashes Valley Chapman Cemetery, Cashes Valley Clear Creek Cemetery, Dyke Cohutta Cemetery Ebenezer Cemetery, Ellijay Ellijay City Cemetery, Ellijay Flat Creek Cemetery, Webb Gates Chapel United Methodist Church Cemetery, Ellijay Henderson-Holloway Cemetery Johnson Cemetery, Cashes Valley Jones Cemetery, Cashes Valley Macedonia Cemetery, Tickanetley Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church Cemetery, Mt. Pisgah Rd., Ellijay Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, Tickanetley Mt. Vernon Baptist Church Cemetery Mountaintown Cemetery, Webb N.R. Mooney Memorial Gardens Nebo Cemetery, Dyer Gap New Hope Cemetery, Webb …

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Gilmer County Georgia Queries

I invite you to enter a query for your Gilmer County Georgia ancestors. A few basic rules for posting your query: Your query must have an Gilmer county connection or it will not be posted. Please do not post queries for tracing living individuals. Please do not post information on living individuals. Please be specific, do not just list a surname in your query. Please be sure to include at least one date in your query, even if its approximate. (See example) Please use capitalization on surname only. (See example) Example of a good query: Looking for information on John …

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Gilmer County Georgia Census

Gilmer County Georgia Census records 1834 Census (transcript) 1840 Census (original) 1840 Census (transcript) 1850 Census Index pt. 1 of 7 pt. 2 of 7 pt. 3 of 7 pt. 4 of 7 pt. 5 of 7 pt. 6 of 7 pt. 7 of 7 1880 Census

Gilmer County, Georgia Genealogy and History

Welcome to Gilmer County, Georgia Genealogy and History website. Our names are Dennis Partridge and Judy White, and we are the host of this county website. We welcome you and request your participation! If you have questions, please ask. If you can provide data for Gilmer County, Georgia then please do! This website is affiliated with The American History and Genealogy Project (AHGP)  and Georgia AHGP. Gilmer County is a county located in the U.S. State of Georgia. As of 2000, the population is 23,456. The county’s county seat is Ellijay, Georgia. Gilmer County was formed December 3, 1832 from …

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Gilmer County, Georgia Government Addresses

The following addresses are primary genealogy source repositories for Gilmer County, Georgia. Gilmer Clerk Of Superior Court 1 W. Side Sq. # 102 Ellijay, GA 706-635-4462 Gilmer County Magistrate 1 W. Side Sq. # 106 Ellijay, GA 706-635-2515 Gilmer County Probate Court 1 W. Side Sq. # 103 Ellijay, GA706-635-4763

Gilmer County, Georgia Libraries, Archives, and Societies

  Gilmer County Library 268 Calvin Jackson Drive Ellijay, GA 30540 The Gilmer County Genealogical Society c/o Gilmer County Library 268 Calvin Jackson Drive Ellijay, GA 30540 The Gilmer County Historical Society, Inc. 138 Spring Street Ellijay, Georgia 30540 Gilmer County Law Library 1 W. Side Sq. # 109 Ellijay, GA 30540

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