Upson County, Georgia

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Revision as of 00:51, 16 March 2013

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

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Online Records


Upson County, Georgia
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Georgia
Location of Georgia in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 15, 1824
County Seat Thomaston
Courthouse
Address Upson County Courthouse ]
PO Box 889
Thomaston, GA 30286-0889
Phone: 706.647.7012 Upson County Website

Contents

County Courthouse

Upson County Courthouse
PO Box 889
Thomaston, GA 30286-0889
Phone: 706.647.7012

Probate Court has marriage records from 1825 and probate records
from 1920; Clerk Superior Court has divorce, court and land records
from 1825 and newspaper files from 1870[1]

History

Parent County

1824--Upson County was created 15 December 1824 from Crawford and Pike Counties.
County seat: Thomaston [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

  • 1824 - New Hope Primitive Baptist Church, Yatesville, 1824 Members at Georgia Pioneers ($).

Court

Land

Local Histories

  • Nottingham, Carolyn Walker. History of Upson County, Georgia. Macon, Ga.: Press of J.W. Burke Co., 1930. Digital version at Ancestry ($).

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Wills
  • 1825-1850 - Upson County Wills and Estates, Book A (1825-1850)  (digital images) at Georgia Pioneers ($).
  • 1876-1915 - Index to Upson County Will Book B (1876-1915) at Georgia Pioneers ($).

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Upson 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).