Colquitt County, Georgia

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''[[United States]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow-kelly.png]]&nbsp; [[Georgia (state)|Georgia]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow-kelly.png]]&nbsp; [[Colquitt_County,_Georgia|Colquitt County]]'' <br><br>  
 
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Guide to '''Colquitt County Georgia genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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Guide to '''Colquitt County Georgia genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.  
  
 
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| building address = Colquitt County Courthouse<br>1220 S Main Street<br>PO box 517<br>Moultrie, GA 31768<br>Phone: 912.891.7400<br>[http://ccboc.com/ '''Colquitt County Website'''] }}  
 
| building address = Colquitt County Courthouse<br>1220 S Main Street<br>PO box 517<br>Moultrie, GA 31768<br>Phone: 912.891.7400<br>[http://ccboc.com/ '''Colquitt County Website'''] }}  
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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== Colquitt County Georgia Courthouse  ==
  
[[Image:Colquitt County Georgia Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|200px]]<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1347391686610_534" /><span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1347391686610_334" />Probate Court has birth, marriage, death and probate records; <br>Clerk Superior Court has divorce, court and land records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Colquitt County, Georgia. Page 153 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
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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" />Probate Court has birth, marriage, death and probate records; <br>Clerk Superior Court has divorce, court and land records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Colquitt County, Georgia. Page 153 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
  
== History  ==
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== Colquitt County Georgia History  ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
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*[http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424 http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424]
 
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== Places/Localities  ==
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== Colquitt County Georgia Places/Localities  ==
  
 
==== Populated Places  ====
 
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*[[Worth County, Georgia|Worth]]
 
*[[Worth County, Georgia|Worth]]
  
== Resources  ==
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== Colquitt County Georgia Genealogy Resources  ==
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
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:*'''1859-60, 1869-70, 1879-80''' - {{PAGENAME}} Mortality Schedules at [http://search.ancestry.com/Browse/list.aspx?dbid=8756 Ancestry] ($).<br>
 
:*'''1859-60, 1869-70, 1879-80''' - {{PAGENAME}} Mortality Schedules at [http://search.ancestry.com/Browse/list.aspx?dbid=8756 Ancestry] ($).<br>
  
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
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== Colquitt County Georgia Genealogy Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
  
 
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
== Web Sites ==
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== Colquitt County Georgia Genealogy WebSites ==
  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/GA/Colquitt/ Colquitt County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/GA/Colquitt/ Colquitt County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
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Guide to Colquitt County Georgia genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Colquitt County, Georgia
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Georgia
Location of Georgia in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 25, 1856
County Seat Moultrie
Courthouse
Address Colquitt County Courthouse
1220 S Main Street
PO box 517
Moultrie, GA 31768
Phone: 912.891.7400
Colquitt County Website

Contents

Colquitt County Georgia Courthouse

Colquitt County Georgia Courthouse.jpg
Probate Court has birth, marriage, death and probate records;
Clerk Superior Court has divorce, court and land records[1]

Colquitt County Georgia History

Parent County

1856--Colquitt County was created 25 February 1856 from Lowndes and Thomas Counties.
County seat:  Moultrie [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1881 -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.

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

Colquitt County Georgia Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Colquitt County Georgia Genealogy 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 Mortality Schedules at Ancestry ($).

Colquitt County Georgia Genealogy Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Colquitt County Georgia Genealogy WebSites

Colquitt County Georgia Genealogy References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Colquitt County, Georgia. Page 153 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).