Quitman County, Georgia Genealogy

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County Courthouse

Quitman County; PO Box 114; Georgetown, GA 31754-0114; Ph. 912.334.2578 Details: (Courthouse burned) (Clk Sup Ct has b rec from 1927, m rec from 1919, d rec, div & ct rec from 1923 & land rec from 1879)

History

Parent County

1858--Quitman County was created 10 December 1858 fromRandolph and Stewart Counties.
 County seat: Georgetown [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1920 -- 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).