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''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[Georgia (state)|Georgia]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]]'' '''Turner County'''<br><br>  
''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[Georgia (state)|Georgia]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]]'' '''Turner County'''<br><br>  
{{Infobox U.S. County
| county = Turner County
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| state = Georgia
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| longd =
| founded year = 1905
| founded date = 18 August
| seat = Ashburn
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| building address =  Turner County Courthouse]<br>219 E College Avenue<br> Ashburn, GA 31714-1275 <br>Phone: 229.567.2011  [http://publicrecords.onlinesearches.com/GA_Turner.htm '''Turner County Website'''] }}
== County Courthouse  ==
== County Courthouse  ==

Revision as of 00:15, 15 March 2013

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Hand and keyboard.jpg Georgia
Online Records

Turner County, Georgia
Map of the U.S. highlighting Georgia
Location of Georgia in the U.S.
Founded 18 August, 1905
County Seat Ashburn
Address Turner County Courthouse]
219 E College Avenue
Ashburn, GA 31714-1275
Phone: 229.567.2011 Turner County Website

County Courthouse

Turner County Courthouse
219 E College Avenue
Ashburn, GA 31714-1275
Phone: 229.567.2011

Clerk Superior Court has divorce and court records from 1906
and land records; Probate Court has birth, marriage,death,
burial and probate records[1]


Parent County

1905--Turner County was created 18 August 1905 from Dooly, Irwin, Wilcox and Worth Counties.
County seat: Ashburn  [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss


Populated Places

Neighboring Counties



Bethel Baptist Cemetary

Big Creek Cemetary

Clements Cemetary

Clements Chapel Cemetary

Dakota Cemetary

Family Cemetary

Harmony Cemetary

Henderson Cemetary

Hopewell Cemetary

Inaha Cemetary

Liberty Wesyelan Cemetary

Mary Henderson Cemetary

New Hope Missionary Baptist Church Cemetary

New Mount Pleasant Baptist Church Cemetary

New Prospect Free Will Baptist Church Cemetary

Oakgrove Baptist Church Cemetary

Pate Cemetary

Piney Grove Cemetary

Pleasant Hill Cemetary

Prospects Cemetary

Rainey Cemetary

Rocky Mount Cemetary

Rose Hill Cemetary

Ross Cemetary

Salem Baptist Church Cemetary

Snow Ridge Cemetary

Sycamore City Cemetary

Taylor Cemetary

Westview Memorial Gardens

Widdons Cemetary

Zion Hope Cemetary




Local Histories

  • Pate, John Ben. History of Turner County. Atlanta, Ga.: Stein Print. Co., 1933. Digital version at Ancestry ($).






Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Web Sites


  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Turner County, Georgia. Page 161 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).