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

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Ben Hill County, Georgia
Map of the U.S. highlighting Georgia
Location of Georgia in the U.S.
Founded July 31, 1906
County Seat Fitzgerald
Address Ben Hill County Courthouse
602 401 E Central Avenue
Fitzgerald, GA 31750
Phone: 229.426.5135
Ben Hill County Website


Ben Hill County Georgia Courthouse

County Clerk has divorce, court and land records from 1907;

Probate Judge has birth, marriage, divorce, burial and probate records[1]

Ben Hill County Georgia History

Parent County

1906--Ben Hill County was created 31 July 1906 from Irwin and Wilcox Counties. County seat:  Fitzgerald [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Ben Hill County Georgia Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Ben Hill County Georgia Genealogy Resources





Local Histories






Vital Records

Ben Hill County Georgia Genealogy Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Ben Hill County Georgia Genealogy Websites

Ben Hill County Georgia Genealogy References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Ben Hill County, Georgia. Page 151 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).


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