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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
Webster County; Washington St & Hwy 280; PO Box 29; Preston, GA 31824-0000; Ph. 229.828.3525 Details: (Formerly Kinchafoonee Co. Name changed to Webster 21 Feb 1856) (Pro Ct has b, m, d, bur & pro rec; Clk Sup Ct has div, ct & land rec)
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Webster CountyCourthouse; Washington St &amp; Hwy 280; PO Box 29; Preston,<br> GA 31824-0000;<br> Phone. 229.828.3525 <br>Details: (Formerly Kinchafoonee Co. Name changed to Webster 21 Feb 1856) (Pro Ct has b, m, d, bur &amp; pro rec; Clk Sup Ct has div, ct &amp; land rec)
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 15:17, 18 September 2012

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County Courthouse

Webster CountyCourthouse; Washington St & Hwy 280; PO Box 29; Preston,
GA 31824-0000;
Phone. 229.828.3525
Details: (Formerly Kinchafoonee Co. Name changed to Webster 21 Feb 1856) (Pro Ct has b, m, d, bur & pro rec; Clk Sup Ct has div, ct & land rec)

History

Parent County

1853--Webster County was created 16 December 1853 from Stewart County.  County seat: Preston [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1914 -- 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 

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

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