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== County Courthouse  ==
 
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'''1807'''--Telfair County was created 10 December 1807&nbsp;from [[Wilkinson_County,_Georgia|Wilkinson]] County. '''County seat:''' McRae <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1807'''--Telfair County was created 10 December 1807&nbsp;from [[Wilkinson County, Georgia|Wilkinson]] County. '''County seat:''' McRae <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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Revision as of 03:43, 28 August 2010

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

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1807--Telfair County was created 10 December 1807 from Wilkinson County. County seat: McRae [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Early 1900's -- 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

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).