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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://publicrecords.onlinesearches.com/GA_JeffDavis.htm Jeff Davis County Courthouse]<br> Jeff Davis Street; PO Box 602; <br>Hazlehurst, GA 31539<br> Phone: 912.375.6611&nbsp;<br><br>Clerk Superior Court has divorce,&nbsp;court and land records from 1905<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Jeff Davis County, Georgia. Page 157 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1905'''--Jeff Davis County was created from Appling and Coffee Counties.<br>&nbsp;'''County seat:''' Hazlehurst
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'''1905'''--Jeff Davis County was created 18 August 1905&nbsp;from [[Appling County, Georgia|Appling]] and [[Coffee County, Georgia|Coffee ]]Counties.<br>&nbsp;'''County seat:''' Hazlehurst <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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*[[Appling County, Georgia|Appling]]
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*[[Bacon County, Georgia|Bacon]]
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*[[Coffee County, Georgia|Coffee]]
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*[[Montgomery County, Georgia|Montgomery]]
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*[[Telfair County, Georgia|Telfair]]
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*[[Toombs County, Georgia|Toombs]]
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*[[Wheeler County, Georgia|Wheeler]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
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== 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.  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=191947&subject_disp=Georgia%2C+Jeff+Davis&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]. .
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*{{FHL|Georgia%2C+Jeff+Davis|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/GA/Jeff_Davis/ Jeff Davis County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
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== References  ==
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[[Category:Jeff_Davis_County,_Georgia]]
 
[[Category:Jeff_Davis_County,_Georgia]]

Revision as of 14:14, 10 October 2012

Template:Georgia-stubUnited States  > Georgia > Jeff Davis County

County Courthouse

Jeff Davis County Courthouse
Jeff Davis Street; PO Box 602;
Hazlehurst, GA 31539
Phone: 912.375.6611 

Clerk Superior Court has divorce, court and land records from 1905[1]

History

Parent County

1905--Jeff Davis County was created 18 August 1905 from Appling and Coffee Counties.
 County seat: Hazlehurst [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

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. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Jeff Davis County, Georgia. Page 157 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).