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| building address =  Telfair County Courthouse]<br> 713 Telfair Avenue<br> McRae, GA 31055 <br>Phone: 229.868.6525&nbsp;<br> [http://publicrecords.onlinesearches.com/GA_Telfair.htm '''Telfair County Website'''] }}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==

Revision as of 00:49, 14 March 2013

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Online Records



Telfair County, Georgia
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Georgia
Location of Georgia in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 10, 1807
County Seat McRae
Courthouse
Address Telfair County Courthouse]
713 Telfair Avenue
McRae, GA 31055
Phone: 229.868.6525 
Telfair County Website


County Courthouse

Telfair County Courthouse
713 Telfair Avenue
McRae, GA 31055
Phone: 229.868.6525 

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

History

Parent County

1807--Telfair County was created 10 December 1807 from Wilkinson County. County seat: McRae [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Early 1900's -- 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

Clark Cemetery, Jacksonville BillionGraves

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), Telfair 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).