Upson County, Georgia Genealogy

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County Courthouse

Upsom County Georgia Courthouse.jpg
 Upson County; PO Box 889; Thomaston, GA 30286-0889; Ph. 706.647.7012 Details:  (Pro Ct has m rec from 1825 & pro rec from 1920; Clk Sup Ct has div, ct & land rec from 1825 & 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).