Welcome to Heard County GA
Your Source for Heard County Genealogy
and History

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Davis Cabin - site where first Heard County
government was formed

Photo used by permission of L. Spoonmore


Heard County History

Heard County, Georgia was created in 1830 and named for Governor Stephen Heard. The parent counties from which Heard County was organized from were Carroll, Coweta and Troup. U.S. Census reports are available for this county from 1840 to 1930. The county seat is Franklin.

The Path to the Neighbors Porch.....

Carroll County
Coweta County
Troup County
Randolph County AL

Use these links to visit the GAGenWeb pages for the counties surrounding Heard. You may have connections in these counties, too. And you may even find some surprises.

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