Houston County, Georgia Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1821'''--Houston County was created&nbsp;15 May 1821&nbsp;from Creek Indian Lands.&nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp;&nbsp;Perry <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1821'''--Houston County was created&nbsp;15 May 1821&nbsp;from Creek Indian Lands.&nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp;&nbsp;Perry <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Bibb_County,_Georgia|Bibb]]
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*[[Bibb County, Georgia|Bibb]]  
*[[Bleckley_County,_Georgia|Bleckley]]
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*[[Bleckley County, Georgia|Bleckley]]  
*[[Dooly_County,_Georgia|Dooly]]
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*[[Dooly County, Georgia|Dooly]]  
*[[Macon_County,_Georgia|Macon]]
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*[[Macon County, Georgia|Macon]]  
*[[Peach_County,_Georgia|Peach]]
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*[[Peach County, Georgia|Peach]]  
*[[Pulaski_County,_Georgia|Pulaski]]
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*[[Pulaski County, Georgia|Pulaski]]  
*[[Twiggs_County,_Georgia|Twigg]]
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*[[Twiggs County, Georgia|Twigg]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 14:21, 30 April 2009

United States  > Georgia > Houston County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1821--Houston County was created 15 May 1821 from Creek Indian Lands. County seat:  Perry [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

Web Sites

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog

References

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