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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1912'''--Wheeler County was created 14 August 1912&nbsp;from [[Montgomery_County,_Georgia|Montgomery ]]County.&nbsp;'''County seat:&nbsp;'''&nbsp;Alamo <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1912'''--Wheeler County was created 14 August 1912&nbsp;from [[Montgomery County, Georgia|Montgomery ]]County.&nbsp;'''County seat:&nbsp;'''&nbsp;Alamo <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Dodge_County,_Georgia|Dodge]]
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*[[Dodge County, Georgia|Dodge]]  
*[[Jeff_Davis_County,_Georgia|Jeff Davis]]
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*[[Jeff Davis County, Georgia|Jeff Davis]]  
*[[Laurens_County,_Georgia|Laurens]]
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*[[Laurens County, Georgia|Laurens]]  
*[[Montgomery_County,_Georgia|Montgomery]]
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*[[Montgomery County, Georgia|Montgomery]]  
*[[Telfair_County,_Georgia|Telfair]]
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*[[Telfair County, Georgia|Telfair]]  
*[[Treutlen_County,_Georgia|Treutlen]]
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*[[Treutlen County, Georgia|Treutlen]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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== References  ==
 
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[[Category:Wheeler_County,_Georgia]]
 
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Revision as of 14:43, 30 April 2009

United States  > Georgia > Wheeler County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1912--Wheeler County was created 14 August 1912 from Montgomery County. County seat:  Alamo [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1916 -- 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

LDS Cemetery Records

US Vol. 5
page 156 - Wilkes Cemetery
page 156 - Frank Ervins Farm
page 157 - Hinson Cemetery

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).