Bleckley County

Probate Court

Jonathan R. Fordham

Probate Court Judge


Pay Traffic Citations

To pay fines and fees.

Note: You must pay the total balance for all fines and fees owed.  Partial payments are NOT accepted.


The Probate Court has exclusive jurisdiction over wills, estates, and guardianships. Court records which date date to 1875, are retained in the court vault. 

Marriage License

Marriage license applications are accepted Monday through Friday, 8:30 am – 5:00 pm.

Both applicants must be present at the same time and must provide an I.D. 

Firearms Carry Permit

To apply for a firearms license you must be 21 years of age or older and be a resident of Bleckley County.

You must present a photo I.D. and proof of your current Bleckley County address.


The Bleckley Probate Court is responsible for the administration of elections in Bleckley County.