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{{Georgia-stub}}''[[United States]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow-kelly.png]]&nbsp; [[Georgia (state)|Georgia]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow-kelly.png]]&nbsp; [[Cook_County,_Georgia|Cook County]]'' <br><br>
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.cookcountyga.us/index2.html Cook County Courthouse]<br> 212 N Hutchinson Avenue<br> Adel, GA 31620<br> Phone: 912.896.2266 <br><br>Clerk Superior Court has divorce, land and court records<br> from 1919; Probate Court has birth, marriage and death records<br>from 1918<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Cook County, Georgia. Page 153 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
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'''1918'''--Cook County was created 30 July 1918&nbsp;from [[Berrien County, Georgia|Berrien]] County.&nbsp; '''County seat:'''&nbsp;&nbsp;Adel <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Berrien County, Georgia|Berrien]]
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*[[Brooks County, Georgia|Brooks]]
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*[[Colquitt County, Georgia|Colquitt]]
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*[[Lowndes County, Georgia|Lowndes]]
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*[[Tift County, Georgia|Tift]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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:*Parrish, June Jackson. ''The History of Cook County, Georgia and Its Municipalities.'' Adel Ga.? : s.n.,: unknown, 1967?. Digital version at [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=22824 Ancestry] ($).<br>
  
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
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Vital records are available from 1919.
  
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
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==== Family History Centers<br> ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
*Family History Library Catalog. Salt Lake City, Utah.
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*{{FHL|Georgia%2C+Cook|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/GA/Cook/ Cook County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
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[[Category:Cook_County,_Georgia]]
 
[[Category:Cook_County,_Georgia]]

Revision as of 16:38, 8 October 2012

Template:Georgia-stubUnited States  Gotoarrow-kelly.png  Georgia  Gotoarrow-kelly.png  Cook County

County Courthouse

Template:RAOGKcourthouse 

Cook County Courthouse
212 N Hutchinson Avenue
Adel, GA 31620
Phone: 912.896.2266

Clerk Superior Court has divorce, land and court records
from 1919; Probate Court has birth, marriage and death records
from 1918[1]

History

Parent County

1918--Cook County was created 30 July 1918 from Berrien County.  County seat:  Adel [2]

Boundry Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

  • Parrish, June Jackson. The History of Cook County, Georgia and Its Municipalities. Adel Ga.? : s.n.,: unknown, 1967?. Digital version at Ancestry ($).

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Vital records are available from 1919.

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Cook County, Georgia. Page 153 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).