Thomas County, Georgia Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[[Image:Thomas County Georgia Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|200px|Thomas County Georgia Courthouse.jpg]][http://www.thomascountyboc.org/index.html Thomas County Courthouse]<br> 225 N Broad Street<br> Thomasville, GA 31792<br> Phone: 229.225.4108&nbsp;<br><br>County Health Department has birt and death records; <br>Probate Court has marriage and probate records; <br>Clerk Superior Court has divorce and court records<br> from 1919 and land records from 1826<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Thomas County, Georgia. Page 160 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
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[[Image:Thomas County Georgia Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|200px]][http://www.thomascountyboc.org/index.html Thomas County Courthouse]<br> 225 N Broad Street<br> Thomasville, GA 31792<br> Phone: 229.225.4108&nbsp;<br><br>County Health Department has birt and death records; <br>Probate Court has marriage and probate records; <br>Clerk Superior Court has divorce and court records<br> from 1919 and land records from 1826<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Thomas County, Georgia. Page 160 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 22:50, 7 January 2013

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Online Records

Contents

County Courthouse

Thomas County Georgia Courthouse.jpg
Thomas County Courthouse
225 N Broad Street
Thomasville, GA 31792
Phone: 229.225.4108 

County Health Department has birt and death records;
Probate Court has marriage and probate records;
Clerk Superior Court has divorce and court records
from 1919 and land records from 1826[1]

History

Parent County

1825--Thomas County was created 23 December 1825 from Decatur andIrwin Counties. County seat: Thomasville [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1849 -- Courthouse damaged by storm.

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

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

  • MacIntyre, W. Irwin. History of Thomas County, Georgia: From the Time of DeSoto to the Civil War. Thomasville, Ga.: 1923. Digital version at Ancestry ($).

Maps 

Marriages

  1885-1886 Marriages (from newspapers) Georgia Pioneers

Military

Newspapers

Probate 

Taxation

Vital Records

Thomas County Health Department, Vital Records, P.O. Box 148, Thomasville, GA 31799-0148, Phone: (229) 226-4241 

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Thomas County, Georgia. Page 160 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).