Probate Court - Judge Robert C. Sweatt, Jr.

The Office of the Probate Court is responsible for Marriage Licenses, Birth Certificates, Death Certificates, Weapons Carry License and Traffic Citations.

Documents required to get a Marriage Application in Camden County Georgia.
  • Driver's License (Photo Identification)
  • If divorced or widow(er), a copy of the final divorce decree or death certificate
  • Fee is $76.00 or $50.00 if you receive Premarital Counseling (form has to be notarized)
  • If 16 or 17 years of age - parents or legal guardians have to be present and present  Identification and sign an affidavit.
  • Birth Certificates are helpful but not required.
*Marriage ceremonies are by appointment only.

  • To obtain a certified copy of a Birth Certificate you must have identification if for yourself.  If for someone else, you must be able to prove your relationship to the child.
  • Fee is $25.00 for the first (1st) certified copy and $5.00 for any additional copies requested at that time.
  • If you are immediate family you may request a certified copy of the Death Certificate, with proper identification verification.
  • If you are not related, certain information will be redacted (cause of death, social security numbers)
  • Fee is $25.00 for the first (1st) certified copy and $5.00 for any additional copies requested at that time.
  • You must be a resident of Camden County Georgia.  If your Driver's License does not have a physical address you will need to show proof of your physical address (utility bills, property tax information, etc).
  • You have to be 21 years of age or older.  Only Active Military can receive a License if 18 years to 20 years of age.  Active Military over 21 years of age have to provided their orders showing they are stationed at Kings Bay Naval Base, Kings Bay, Georgia; Drivers' License (photo Identification) and proof of residency in Camden County Georgia.
  • Ages 18 - 20 have to provide proof showing their completion of Basic Training in addition to the items mentioned above.
  • Fee is $77.00 
  • Office hours to apply for WCL is Monday - Friday, 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM.  Our office does not issue WCL's on court days so it is advisable to contact our office prior to coming.  
  • If you received a Traffic Citation from the Camden County Sheriff's Office or the Georgia State Patrol in Camden County, Georgia, you may pay your fine in the following manner:
  • Website: 
  • Toll free Number: 1-800-262-0128
  • Mail: Money order or Certified Check (no personal or commercial checks accepted)             payable to Camden County Probate Court, PO BOX 818, Woodbine, GA  31569
  • Your fine is due on or before your court date which is listed at the bottom of you citation.
  • If you are going 85+ on any road in Georgia or 75+ on a two lane road you are considered a "Georgia Super Speeder" and will be fined an additional amount.  
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MAY 2016

              RACE RESULTS

Board of Education District 1
Jason Chance- 51.29%, 542 votes*
Terry Mack Sr.- 47.89%, 500 votes
*Chance earned 50% plus 1 vote, so there will not be a runoff.

Board of Education District 5
Mark Giddens- 48.31%, 343 votes*
Ronnie Wise- 32.39%, 230 votes
Farran Fullilove- 18.87%, 134 votes
*No one took 50% of the votes, meaning there will be a runoff election July 26th between Giddens and Wise.

Superior Court Judge
Bert Guy- 52.51%, 11,897 votes
Richard Taylor- 47.49%, 10,761 votes


Board of Commissioners District 1- 
Lannie Brant- 50.66%, 306 votes*
Randy Gunter- 25.33%, 153 votes
Charles Clark- 24.01%, 145 votes
*Brant earned 50% plus 1 vote, so there will not be a runoff. Brant will face Glover in November.
Donald Glover Jr.- 423 votes

Board of Commissioners District 5
Ben Casey- 63.07%, 333 votes
Richard Brown- 36.93%, 195 votes
Ruben Gomez- 89 votes
Gomez will face Casey in November.

United States Senate
Johnny Isakson- 77.45%, 442,732 votes*
Derrick Grayson- 11.99%, 68,530 votes
Mary Kay Baccallao-10.56%, 60,367 votes
Jim Barksdale- 53.86%, 163,220 votes* 
Cheryl Copeland- 42.04%, 127,398 votes
John F. Coyne III- 4.1%, 12,414 votes
*Isakson (incumbent) and Barksdale will face off in the November general election.

Probate Judge  
  • Robert C. Sweatt, Jr. (incumbent)
Chief Magistrate Judge
  • Jennifer Lewis (incumbent)
  • Jim Proctor (incumbent)
Superior Clerk of Court
  • Joy Lynn Turner (incumbent)
Tax Commissioner
  • Beth Soles (incumbent)
  • L.W. Bruce (incumbent)
County Surveyor
  • Matt Jordan (incumbent)