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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
Upson County Courthouse
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Upson County Courthouse <br>PO Box 889 <br>Thomaston, GA 30286-0889 <br>Phone: 706.647.7012  
PO Box 889
 
Thomaston, GA 30286-0889
 
Phone: 706.647.7012
 
  
ProbateCourt has marriage records from 1825 and probate records from 1920; Clerk Superior Court has divorce, court and land records from 1825 and newspaper files from 1870
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Probate Court has marriage records from 1825 and probate records<br> from 1920; Clerk Superior Court has divorce, court and land records <br>from 1825 and newspaper files from 1870
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 15:31, 18 September 2012

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County Courthouse

Upson County Courthouse
PO Box 889
Thomaston, GA 30286-0889
Phone: 706.647.7012

Probate Court has marriage records from 1825 and probate records
from 1920; Clerk Superior Court has divorce, court and land records
from 1825 and newspaper files from 1870

History

Parent County

1824--Upson County was created 15 December 1824 from Crawford and Pike Counties.
County seat: Thomaston [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

  • 1824 - New Hope Primitive Baptist Church, Yatesville, 1824 Members at Georgia Pioneers ($).

Court

Land

Local Histories

  • Nottingham, Carolyn Walker. History of Upson County, Georgia. Macon, Ga.: Press of J.W. Burke Co., 1930. Digital version at Ancestry ($).

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Wills
  • 1825-1850 - Upson County Wills and Estates, Book A (1825-1850)  (digital images) at Georgia Pioneers ($).
  • 1876-1915 - Index to Upson County Will Book B (1876-1915) at Georgia Pioneers ($).

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).