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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
Ware County; 800 Church St; Waycross, GA 31501-3501; Ph. 912.287.4340 Details: (Rec burned 1854) (Pro Ct has m & pro rec from 1874; Clk of Cts has land & ct rec)
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Ware County Courthouse<br> 800 Church Street <br>Waycross, GA 31501-3501<br>Phone: 912.287.4340&nbsp;<br><br>Probate Court has marriage&nbsp;and probate records from 1874; <br>Clerk of Court has land and court records
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 11:32, 18 September 2012

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County Courthouse[edit | edit source]

Ware County Courthouse
800 Church Street
Waycross, GA 31501-3501
Phone: 912.287.4340 

Probate Court has marriage and probate records from 1874;
Clerk of Court has land and court records

History[edit | edit source]

Parent County[edit | edit source]

1824--Ware County was created 15 December 1824 from Appling County. County seat: Waycross [1]

Boundary Changes[edit | edit source]

Record Loss[edit | edit source]

1854 -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.

For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:

Places/Localities[edit | edit source]

Populated Places[edit | edit source]

Neighboring Counties[edit | edit source]

Resources[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

Church[edit | edit source]

LDS Ward and Branch Record

  • Waycross

Court[edit | edit source]

Land[edit | edit source]

Local Histories[edit | edit source]

  • Walker, Laura Singleton. History of Ware County, Georgia. Macon, Ga.: J.W. Burke Co., 1934. Digital version at Ancestry ($).

Maps[edit | edit source]

Military[edit | edit source]

Newspapers[edit | edit source]

Probate[edit | edit source]

Wills[edit | edit source]
Additional Probate Records[edit | edit source]
  • 1896-1946 - Index to Ware County Inventories and Appraisements, Book B, 1896-1946 at Georgia Pioneers ($).

Taxation[edit | edit source]

Vital Records[edit | edit source]

Societies and Libraries
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Family History Centers[edit | edit source]

Web Sites[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).