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

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Cook County, Georgia
Map of the U.S. highlighting Georgia
Location of Georgia in the U.S.
Founded July 30, 1918
County Seat Adel
Address Cook County Courthouse
212 N Hutchinson Avenue
Adel, GA 31620
Phone: 912.896.2266
Cook County Website


Cook County Georgia Courthouse


Clerk Superior Court has divorce, land and court records
from 1919; Probate Court has birth, marriage and death records
from 1918[1]

Cook County Georgia History

Parent County

1918--Cook County was created 30 July 1918 from Berrien County.  County seat:  Adel [2]

Boundry Changes

Record Loss

Cook County Georgia Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Cook County Georgia Genealogy Resources





Local Histories

  • Parrish, June Jackson. The History of Cook County, Georgia and Its Municipalities. Adel Ga.? : s.n.,: unknown, 1967?. Digital version at Ancestry ($).






Vital Records

Vital records are available from 1919.

Cook County Georgia Genealogy Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Cook County Georgia Genealogy Websites

Cook County Georgia Genealogy References

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


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