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

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Irwin County, Georgia
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Georgia
Location of Georgia in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 15, 1818
County Seat Hettinger
Courthouse
Address Irwin County Courthouse
207 S Irwin Avenue
PO Box 186
Ocilla, GA 31774-1098
Phone: 229.468.5356
Irwin County Website

Contents

County Courthouse

Clerk Superior Court has divorce, land and court
records from 1821 and military records from 1900;
Probate Court has birth, marriage, death and burial
records from 1920 and probate records from 1850[1]

History

Parent County

1818--Irwin County was created 15 December 1818 from Creek Indian Lands.
County seat: Ocilla[2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

  • Jefferey, Alice, ed. Irwin County, Georgia Census, 1900 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2000. Digital version at Ancestry ($).

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

  • Clements, J. B. History of Irwin County. Atlanta, Ga.: Foote & Davies Co., c1932. Digital version at Ancestry ($).

Maps 

Marriages

1827-1872 Georgia Pioneers

1885-1886 (from newspapers) Georgia Pioneers

Military

Newspapers

Probate 

Taxation

Vital Records

Marriage
  • 1835-1874 - Irwin County Marriage Index 1835-1874. Batch M713081 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1873-1901 - Irwin County Marriage Index 1873-1901. Batch M713082 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
Death
  • 1849-50, 1869-70, 1879-80 - Irwin County, Georgia Genealogy Mortality Schedules at Ancestry ($).

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Irwin County, Georgia. Page 156 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).
  3. 3.0 3.1 Genealogical Society of Utah, Parish and Vital Records List (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/5/57/Igigeorgiael.pdf.


 

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