Colquitt County, Georgia Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[[Image:Colquitt County Georgia Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|200px]]&nbsp;<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1347391686610_534" /><span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1347391686610_334" />Colquitt County; 1220 S Main St; PO box 517; Moultrie, GA 31768; Ph. 912.891.7400 Details: (fire in 1881; rec lost) (Pro Ct has b, m, d &amp; pro rec; Clk Sup Ct has div, ct &amp; land rec)
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[[Image:Colquitt County Georgia Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|200px|Colquitt County Georgia Courthouse.jpg]]<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1347391686610_534" /><span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1347391686610_334" />Colquitt County Courthouse<br> 1220 S Main Street; PO box 517; <br>Moultrie, GA 31768<br> Phone: 912.891.7400 <br><br>Probate Court has birth, marriage, death and probate records; Clerk <br>Superior Court has divorce, court and land records
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 17:58, 13 September 2012


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Contents

County Courthouse

Colquitt County Georgia Courthouse.jpg
Colquitt County Courthouse
1220 S Main Street; PO box 517;
Moultrie, GA 31768
Phone: 912.891.7400

Probate Court has birth, marriage, death and probate records; Clerk
Superior Court has divorce, court and land records

History

Parent County

1856--Colquitt County was created 25 February 1856 from Lowndes and Thomas Counties.
County seat:  Moultrie [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1881 -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.

For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

  • Covington, W. A. History of Colquitt County. Atlanta, Ga.: Foote and Davies Co., 1937. Digital version at Ancestry ($).

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Death
  • 1859-60, 1869-70, 1879-80 - Colquitt County, Georgia Genealogy Mortality Schedules at Ancestry ($).

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).