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:*'''1865-1905''' - Index to Worth County, Georgia Wills, Volume A (1865-1905) at [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyworth.html Georgia Pioneers] ($).<br>
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:*'''1865-1905''' - Index to Worth County, Georgia Wills, Volume A (1865-1905) at [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyworth.html Georgia Pioneers] ($).<br>  
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:*1863-1885 -&nbsp;Digital Images of Worth County Wills [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyworth.html Georgia Pioneers]
  
 
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*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.  
 
*{{FHL|Georgia%2C+Worth|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
 
*{{FHL|Georgia%2C+Worth|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/GA/Worth/ Worth County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/GA/Worth/ Worth County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)  
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== References  ==
 
== References  ==

Revision as of 21:26, 28 February 2012

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United States Gotoarrow.png Georgia Gotoarrow.png Worth County


County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1853--Worth County was created 20 December 1853 from Dooly andIrwin Counties. County seat:  Sylvester [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1879 and 1893 -- 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

Census

  • Jeffery, Alice. Worth County, Georgia Census, 1920 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 1999. Digital version at Ancestry ($).

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

  • Grubbs, Lillie Martin. History of Worth County, Georgia: For the First Eighty Years, 1854-1934. Macon, Ga.: J.W. Burke Co., 1934. Digital version at Ancestry ($).

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Wills
  • 1865-1905 - Index to Worth County, Georgia Wills, Volume A (1865-1905) at Georgia Pioneers ($).
  • 1863-1885 - Digital Images of Worth County Wills Georgia Pioneers
Additional Probate Records
  • 1879-1888 - Index of Worth County, Georgia Annual Returns and Vouchers (1879-1888) at Georgia Pioneers ($).

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

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