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

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Online Records

Bacon County, Georgia
Map of the U.S. highlighting Georgia
Location of Georgia in the U.S.
Founded July 27, 1914
County Seat Alma
Address Bacon County Courthouse
301 N Pierce Street; PO Box 356
Alma, GA 31510-1957
Phone: 912.632.4915
Bacon County Website

Bacon County Georgia Courthouse

Bacon County Courthouse
Clerk Superior Court has divorce, court and land
records from 1915; Probate Court has birth, marriage,
death and probate records from 1915[1]

Bacon County Georgia History

Parent County

1914--Bacon County was created 27 July 1914 from Appling, Pearce and Ware Counties.
County seat: Alma [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Bacon County Georgia Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Bacon County Georgia Genealogy Resources





Local Histories






Taxes were levied on free white males over 21 and slaves aged 21 to 60. These persons are referred to as "polls." Tax listings, or digests, of a county generally list the taxable landowners and other polls and the amount of tax. The records for each county are divided by militia district.

Vital Records

Bacon County Georgia Genealogy Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Bacon County Georgia Genealogy Websites

Bacon County Georgia Genealogy References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Bacon County, Georgia. Page 151 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).