Tift County, Georgia

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Guide to '''Tift County Georgia genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
  
 
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| building address =  Tift County Courthouse]<br> 225 N Tift Avenue<br> Tifton, GA 31794-4463<br> Phone: 229.386.7810 <br> [http://www.tiftcounty.org/ '''Tift County Website'''] }}
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| building address =  Tift County Courthouse]<br> 225 N Tift Avenue<br> Tifton, GA 31794-4463<br> Phone: 229.386.7810 <br> [http://www.tiftcounty.org/ '''Tift County Website'''] }}  
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
{{RAOGKcourthouse}}[[Image:Tift County Georgia Couthouse.jpg|thumb|right|200px|Tift County Georgia Couthouse.jpg]]&nbsp;<br><br>[http://www.tiftcounty.org/ Tift County Courthouse]<br> 225 N Tift Avenue<br> Tifton, GA 31794-4463<br> Phone: 229.386.7810 <br><br>Probate Court has marriage and probate records; <br>Clerk Superior&nbsp;Court has&nbsp;divorce, court and land&nbsp;<br> records from 1905<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Tift County, Georgia. Page 161 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
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{{RAOGKcourthouse}}[[Image:Tift County Georgia Couthouse.jpg|thumb|right|200px]]&nbsp;<br><br>[http://www.tiftcounty.org/ Tift County Courthouse]<br> 225 N Tift Avenue<br> Tifton, GA 31794-4463<br> Phone: 229.386.7810 <br><br>Probate Court has marriage and probate records; <br>Clerk Superior&nbsp;Court has&nbsp;divorce, court and land&nbsp;<br> records from 1905<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Tift County, Georgia. Page 161 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 00:55, 16 March 2013

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Guide to Tift County Georgia genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Tift County, Georgia
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Georgia
Location of Georgia in the U.S.
Facts
Founded August 17, 1905
County Seat Tifton
Courthouse
Address Tift County Courthouse]
225 N Tift Avenue
Tifton, GA 31794-4463
Phone: 229.386.7810
Tift County Website

Contents

County Courthouse

 
Tift County Georgia Couthouse.jpg
 

Tift County Courthouse
225 N Tift Avenue
Tifton, GA 31794-4463
Phone: 229.386.7810

Probate Court has marriage and probate records;
Clerk Superior Court has divorce, court and land 
records from 1905[1]

History

Parent County

1905--Tift County was created 17 August 1905 from Berrien, Irwin and Worth Counties. County seat: Tifton [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

  • Williams, Ida Belle. History of Tift County. Macon, Ga.: Printed by the J.W. Burke Co., c1948. Digital version at Ancestry ($).

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

The Family Search Center is located in the Tifton, Georgia Stake Center at the corner of 24th Street and Murray Avenue.  The hours of operation are 6pm to 8pm on Wednesday evening of each week.

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Tift County, Georgia. Page 161 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).