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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
[[Colquitt_County,_Georgia|Colquitt]]
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*[[Colquitt County, Georgia|Colquitt]]  
 
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*[[Cook County, Georgia|Cook]]  
[[Cook_County,_Georgia|Cook]]
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*[[Jefferson County, Florida|Jefferson County, Florida]]  
 
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*[[Lowndes County, Georgia|Lowndes]]  
[[Jefferson_County,_Florida|Jefferson County, Florida]]
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*[[Madison County, Florida|Madison County, Florida]]  
 
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*[[Thomas County, Georgia|Thomas ]]
[[Lowndes_County,_Georgia|Lowndes]]
 
 
 
[[Madison_County,_Florida|Madison County, Florida]]
 
 
 
[[Thomas_County,_Georgia|Thomas ]]
 
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 21:24, 2 January 2009

 United States  > Georgia > Brooks County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1858--Brooks County was created 11 December 1858 from Lowndes and Thomas Counties.
County seat: Quitman [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Quitman

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).