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Revision as of 22:52, 9 November 2012

Template:Georgia-stub United States  > Georgia > Quitman County

County Courthouse

Quitman County Courthouse
PO Box 114
Georgetown, GA 31754-0114
Phone: 912.334.2578 

Clerk Superior Court has birth records from 1927,
marriage records from 1919, divorce records,
divorce and court records from 1923 and land
records  from 1879[1]

History

Parent County

1858--Quitman County was created 10 December 1858 fromRandolph and Stewart Counties.
 County seat: Georgetown [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1920 -- 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

Georgetown Cemetery [3]

Georgetown Cemetery Private (Afr-Am) [4]


List of Cemeteries in Quitman County: http://usgwarchives.net/ga/quitman/cemetery.html

Church

Georgetown Baptist Church [5]


http://usgwarchives.net/ga/quitman/cemetery.html

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

http://georgiainfo.galileo.usg.edu/histcountymaps/quitman1863map.htm


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), Quitman County, Georgia. Page 159 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).
  3. The Quitman Echo by Eldridge and Shepard
  4. The Quitman Echo by Eldridge and Shepard
  5. The Quitman Echo by Eldridge and Shepard