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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.wilcoxga.com/ Wilcox County Courthouse]<br>103 N Broad Street <br>Abbeville, GA 31001<br>Phone: 912.467.2737<br>
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Probate Courth&nbsp;has birth and death records from 1927, <br>marriage records from 1886 and probate records; Clerk <br>Superior Court has land records from 1870, divorce and <br>court records from 1900 and military records from 1917<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Wilcox County, Georgia. Page 162 {{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  ====
  
'''1857'''--Wilcox County was created 22 December 1857&nbsp;from[[Dooly_County,_Georgia|Dooly]], [[Irwin_County,_Georgia|Irwin]] and[[Pulaski_County,_Georgia|Pulaski]] Counties.<br>&nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp; Abbeville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1857'''--Wilcox County was created 22 December 1857&nbsp;from[[Dooly County, Georgia|Dooly]], [[Irwin County, Georgia|Irwin]] and[[Pulaski County, Georgia|Pulaski]] Counties.<br>&nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp; Abbeville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Ben Hill County, Georgia|Ben Hill]]
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*[[Crisp County, Georgia|Crisp]]
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*[[Dodge County, Georgia|Dodge]]
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*[[Dooly County, Georgia|Dooly]]
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*[[Pulaski County, Georgia|Pulaski]]
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*[[Telfair County, Georgia|Telfair]]
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*[[Turner County, Georgia|Turner]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Maps  ====
 
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==== Military  ====
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Oaths of Allegiance given in Wilcox County 1861-1865 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countywilcox.html Georgia Pioneers] ($)
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
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&nbsp;Digital Images of Wills.&nbsp;See names of Testators. [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countywilcox.html Georgia Pioneers]
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
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== 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=192156&subject_disp=Georgia%2C+Wilcox&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Georgia%2C+Wilcox|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/GA/Wilcox/ Wilcox County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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*[http://www.georgiapioneers.com Georgia Pioneers] ($)
  
 
== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 22:56, 7 January 2013

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Online Records


County Courthouse

Wilcox County Courthouse
103 N Broad Street
Abbeville, GA 31001
Phone: 912.467.2737

Probate Courth has birth and death records from 1927,
marriage records from 1886 and probate records; Clerk
Superior Court has land records from 1870, divorce and
court records from 1900 and military records from 1917[1]

History

Parent County

1857--Wilcox County was created 22 December 1857 fromDooly, Irwin andPulaski Counties.
 County seat:  Abbeville [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military 

Oaths of Allegiance given in Wilcox County 1861-1865 Georgia Pioneers ($)

Newspapers

Probate 

 Digital Images of Wills. See names of Testators. Georgia Pioneers

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), Wilcox County, Georgia. Page 162 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).