Wheeler County, Georgia Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[[Image:Wheeler County Georgia Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|200px]] Wheeler County; 209 W Forest Ave; Alamo, GA 30411-0000; Ph. 912.568.713 Details: (Co Hlth Dept has b & d rec from 1927; Pro Ct has m & pro rec from 1913; Clk Sup Ct has div, ct & land rec from 1913)
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Wheeler County Courthouse <br>209 W Forest Avenue<br> Alamo, GA 30411<br> Phone: 912.568.713&nbsp;<br><br>County Health Department has birth&nbsp;and death records from 1927; <br>Probate Court has marriage and probate records from 1913; <br>Clerk Superior Court has divorce, court and land records from 1913
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 18:42, 18 September 2012

United States  > Georgia > Wheeler County

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County Courthouse

Wheeler County Courthouse
209 W Forest Avenue
Alamo, GA 30411
Phone: 912.568.713 

County Health Department has birth and death records from 1927;
Probate Court has marriage and probate records from 1913;
Clerk Superior Court has divorce, court and land records from 1913

History

Parent County

1912--Wheeler County was created 14 August 1912 from Montgomery County. County seat:  Alamo [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1916 -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.

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

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

LDS Cemetery Records

US Vol. 5
page 156 - Wilkes Cemetery
page 156 - Frank Ervins Farm
page 157 - Hinson Cemetery

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

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