Ben Hill County, Georgia Genealogy

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Ben Hill County, Georgia
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Georgia
Location of Georgia in the U.S.
Facts
Founded July 31, 1906
County Seat Fitzgerald
Courthouse
Address Ben Hill County Courthouse
602 401 E Central Avenue
Fitzgerald, GA 31750
Phone: 229.426.5135
Ben Hill County Website


County Courthouse



County Clerk has divorce, court and land records from 1907;

Probate Judge has birth, marriage, divorce, burial and probate records[1]

History

Parent County

1906--Ben Hill County was created 31 July 1906 from Irwin and Wilcox Counties. County seat:  Fitzgerald [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Ben Hill 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).