Talbot County, Georgia Genealogy

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Online Records


County Courthouse

Talbot County Courthouse
Courthouse Square
PO Box 155
Talbotton, GA 31827
Phone: 706.665.3220 

Probate Court has birth, marriage, death and probate records;
Clerk Superior court has divorce, court and land records[1]

History

Parent County

1827--Talbot County was created 14 December 1827 from Muscogee County.  County seat: Talbotton [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1890 -- 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 

Marriages

  1885-1886 Marriages from old Newspapers

Military

Newspapers

Probate 

Taxation

Vital Records

  • 1826-1852 Jefferey, Alice. Georgia Marriage Records, Houston, Muscogee, Talbot Counties. Digital version at Ancestry ($).

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Talbot County, Georgia. Page 160 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).