Wilkinson County, Georgia Genealogy

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'''1803'''--Wilkinson County was created 11 May 1803&nbsp;from Creek&nbsp;Indian Lands.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp;&nbsp;Irwinton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1803'''--Wilkinson County was created 11 May 1803&nbsp;from Creek&nbsp;Indian Lands.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp;&nbsp;Irwinton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Baldwin_County,_Georgia|Baldwin]]
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*[[Baldwin County, Georgia|Baldwin]]  
*[[Bleckley_County,_Georgia|Bleckley]]
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*[[Bleckley County, Georgia|Bleckley]]  
*[[Johnson_County,_Georgia|Johnson]]
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*[[Johnson County, Georgia|Johnson]]  
*[[Jones_County,_Georgia|Jones]]
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*[[Jones County, Georgia|Jones]]  
*[[Laurens_County,_Georgia|Laurens]]
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*[[Laurens County, Georgia|Laurens]]  
*[[Twiggs_County,_Georgia|Twiggs]]
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*[[Twiggs County, Georgia|Twiggs]]  
*[[Washington_County,_Georgia|Washington]]
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*[[Washington County, Georgia|Washington]]
  
 
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Revision as of 14:50, 30 April 2009

 United States  > Georgia > Wilkinson County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1803--Wilkinson County was created 11 May 1803 from Creek Indian Lands.  County seat:  Irwinton [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1829, 1854, 1864 and 1924 -- 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

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).