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''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[Georgia (state)|Georgia]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]]'' '''Talbot County'''<br><br>  
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://publicrecords.onlinesearches.com/GA_Talbot.htm Talbot County Courthouse]<br> Courthouse Square<br> PO Box 155<br> Talbotton, GA 31827<br>Phone: 706.665.3220&nbsp;<br><br>Probate Court has birth, marriage, death and probate&nbsp;records; <br>Clerk Superior court has divorce, court and land records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Talbot County, Georgia. Page 160 {{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  ====
  
'''1827'''--Talbot County was created from Muscogee County.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat: '''Talbotton
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'''1827'''--Talbot County was created 14 December 1827&nbsp;from [[Muscogee County, Georgia|Muscogee ]]County.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat: '''Talbotton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
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'''1890 '''-- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.
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For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:
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*[[Burned Counties Research]] <br>
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*[http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424 http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424]
  
 
== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Chattahoochee County, Georgia|Chattahoochee]]
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*[[Harris County, Georgia|Harris]]
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*[[Marion County, Georgia|Marion]]
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*[[Meriwether County, Georgia|Meriwether]]
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*[[Muscogee County, Georgia|Muscogee]]
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*[[Taylor County, Georgia|Taylor]]
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*[[Upson County, Georgia|Upson]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Local Histories  ====
 
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==== Maps  ====
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==== Maps&nbsp; ====
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==== Marriages  ====
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&nbsp; 1885-1886 Marriages from old Newspapers
  
 
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==== Probate  ====
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*Wills 1830-1856 (abstracts) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countytalbot.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Index to Will&nbsp;Book A, 1828-1856 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countytalbot.html Georgia Pioneers]
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
  
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
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:*'''1826-1852''' Jefferey, Alice. ''Georgia Marriage Records, Houston, Muscogee, Talbot Counties.'' Digital version at [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3687 Ancestry] ($).<br>
  
 
== 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=192083&subject_disp=Georgia%2C+Talbot&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Georgia%2C+Talbot|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/GA/Talbot/ Talbot County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1284595767359_523" />] (Linkpendium)
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*Georgia Pioneers [http://www.georgiapioneers.com Georgia Pioneers]
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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[[Category:Talbot_County,_Georgia]]
 
[[Category:Talbot_County,_Georgia]]

Revision as of 22:49, 7 January 2013

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Online Records


County Courthouse

Talbot County Courthouse
Courthouse Square
PO Box 155
Talbotton, GA 31827
Phone: 706.665.3220 

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

History

Parent County

1827--Talbot County was created 14 December 1827 from Muscogee County.  County seat: Talbotton [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1890 -- 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 

Marriages

  1885-1886 Marriages from old Newspapers

Military

Newspapers

Probate 

Taxation

Vital Records

  • 1826-1852 Jefferey, Alice. Georgia Marriage Records, Houston, Muscogee, Talbot Counties. Digital version at Ancestry ($).

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Talbot County, Georgia. Page 160 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).