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      The 4th U.S. State to join the Union:   02-January-1788
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Extinct Georgia Counties::
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County Name

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Campbell -
Cass -

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Kinchafoonee -

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Milton -
Factual information



Georgia (organized by Georgia in 1785 out of disputed Yazoo lands in present day
         Mississippi; dissolved in 1788).


Georgia (1828-1931); merged with Fulton County, Georgia.
Georgia (1832-1861); renamed Bartow County, Georgia.



Georgia (1853-1856); renamed Webster County, Georgia.



Georgia (1857-1931); merged with Fulton County, Georgia.



Genealogical/Historical Commissions, Societies and Museums:
  Please click on graphic below, " " (if present)  for the entire GHLL county "package"

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County Name

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Appling -

       B ——
Bacon -
Baldwin -
Baldwin -
Banks -
Bartow -
Bartow -
Bryan -
Bulloch -
Butts -

       C ——
Catoosa -
Calhoun -
Chatham -
Chattahoochee -
Chattooga -
Clarke -
Clarke -
Clayton -
Coffee -
Colquitt -
Coweta -
Coweta -
Crawford -

       D ——
DeKalb -
Dodge -
Dodge -
Dooly -

       E ——
Early -
Effingham -
Elbert -
Evans -

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Fannin -
Fannin -
Forsyth -
Franklin -
Fulton -

Fulton -
Fulton -

       G ——
Glynn -
Gwinett -

       H ——
Habersham -
Hancock -
Hall -
Haralson -
Hart -
Hart -
Heard -
Henry -
Houston -

       I ——
Irwin -

       J ——
Jackson -
Jackson -
Johnson -

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Liberty -
Lincoln -

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Madison -
Meriwether -
Morgan -
Murray -
Murray -
Muscogee -
Muscogee -

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Newton -
Newton -

       O ——
Oconee -
Oconee -
Oglethorpe -

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Paulding -
Paulding -
Peach -
Pierce -
Pike -
Polk -

       R ——
Rabun -
Richmond -
Richmond -
Rockdale -

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Spalding -
Sumter -

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Taliaferro -
Tattnall -
Taylor -
Telfair -
Terrell -
Thomas -
Toombs -
Towns -
Troup -
Twiggs -

       U ——
Union -
Union -
Upson -
Upson -

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Walker -
Walker -
Walker -
Walton -
Warren -
Washington -
Wayne -
White -
Whitfield -
Wilkinson -
Wilkinson -
Worth -
Society Name and Location



Appling County Heritage Center (Baxley, GA)



Alma/Bacon County Historical Society (Alma, GA)
Georgia's Old Capital Museum Society (Milledgeville, GA)
Old Governor's Mansion (Milledgeville, GA)
Banks County Historical Society (Homer, GA)
Bartow County Genealogical Society (Cartersville, GA)
Etowah Valley Historical Soc. aka Barto Co. Historical Soc. (Cartersville, GA)
Richmond Hill Historical Society and Museum (Richmond Hill, GA)
Bulloch County Historical Society (Statesboro, GA)
Butts County Historical Society (Jackson, GA)



Calhoun County Genealogical Society (Edison, GA)
Catoosa County Historical Society (Ringgold, GA)
Savannah Area Genealogical Association (Savannah, GA)
Chattahoochee County Historical Preservation Society (Cusseta, GA)
Chattooga County Historical Society (Summerville, GA)
Athens Historical Society (Athens, GA)
Clarke-Oconee Genealogical Society (Athens, GA)
Southwest Georgia Genealogical Society (Albany, GA)
Genealogical Society of Henry & Clayton Counties (McDonough, GA)
Colquitt County Historical Society (Moultrie, GA)
Coweta County Genealogical Society and Library (Newnan, GA)
Newnan-Coweta Historical Society (Newnan, GA)
Crawford County Historical Society (Knoxville / Roberta, GA)



DeKalb County History Center (Decatur, GA)
Dodge Historical Society (Eastman, GA)
Wiregrass Genealogical Society (Eastman, GA)
Southwest Georgia Genealogical Society (Albany, GA)



Early County Genealogical Society (Blakely, GA)
Georgia Salzburger Society and Museum (Rincon, GA)
Savannah River Valley Genealogical Society (Hartwell, Hart County GA)
Evans County Historical Society (Claxton, GA)



Delta Genealogical Society (Rossville, GA)
Fannin County Genealogy Society (Blue Ridge, GA)
Historical Society of Forsyth County (Cumming, GA)
Franklin County Historical Society (Carnesville, GA)
Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society, Metro Atlanta Chapter
         (Atlanta, GA)
Atlanta History Center (Atlanta, GA)
Genealogical Computing Society of Georgia (Roswell, GA)



Coastal Georgia Historical Society (St. Simons Island, GA)
Gwinnett Historical Society (Lawrenceville, GA)



Habersham County Historical Society and Museum (Cornelia, GA)
Sparta Hancock County Historical Society (Sparta, GA)
Hall County Historical Society and Museum (Gainesville, GA)
Haralson County Historical Society (Buchanan, GA)
Hart County Historical Society and Museum (Hartwell, GA)
Savannah River Valley Genealogical Society (Hartwell, GA)
Heard County Historical Societ (Franklin, GA)
Genealogical Society of Henry & Clayton Counties (McDonough, GA)
Central Georgia Genealogical Society (Lawrenceville, GA)



Southwest Georgia Genealogical Society (Albany, GA)



East Georgia Genealogical Society (Winder, GA)
Jackson County Historical Society (Commerce, GA)
Johnson County Historical Society (Wrightsville, GA)



Liberty County Historical Society (Hinesville, GA)
Lincoln County Historical Society (Lincolnton, GA)



East Georgia Genealogical Society (Winder, GA)
Meriwether Historical Society (Greenville, GA)
Morgan County Heritage & History (Madison, GA)
Northwest Georgia Historical & Genealogical Society (Rome, GA)
Whitfield-Murray Historical Society (Dalton, GA)
Muscogee Genealogical Society (Columbus, GA)
National Civil War Naval Museum (Columbus, GA)



East Georgia Genealogical Society (Winder, GA)
Newton County Historical Society (Covington, GA)



Clarke-Oconee Genealogical Society (Oconee, GA)
Oconee County Historical Society (Oconee, GA)
East Georgia Genealogical Society (Winder, GA)



Paulding County Genealogical Society (Hiram, GA)
Paulding County Historical Society & Museum (Dallas, GA)
Peach County Historical Society (Fort Valley, GA)
Pierce County Historical & Genealogical Society (Blackshear, GA)
Pike County Historical Society (Zebulon, GA)
Polk County Historical Society (Cedartown, GA)



Rabun County Historical Society & Museum (Clayton, GA)
Augusta Genealogical Society (Augusta, GA)
Richmond County Historical Society (Augusta, GA)
Rockdale County Genealogical Society (Conyers, GA)



Griffin Spalding Historical Society (Griffin, GA)
Southwest Georgia Genealogical Society (Albany, GA)



Taliaferro County Historical Society (Crawfordville, GA)
Tattnall County Historical Society (Reidsville, GA)
Taylor County Historical - Genealogical Society (Butler, GA)
Wiregrass Genealogical Society (Eastman, GA)
Southwest Georgia Genealogical Society (Albany, GA)
Thomas County Historical Society & Museum (Thomasville, GA)
Toombs County Historical Society (Vidalia, GA)
Towns County Genealogical Society (Hiawassee, GA)
Troup County Genealogical Society (LaGrange, GA)
Wiregrass Genealogical Society (Albany, GA)



Northwest Georgia Historical & Genealogical Society (Rome, GA)
Union County Historical Society (Blairsville, GA)
Upson County Genealogical Society (Thomaston, GA)
Upson Historical Society (Thomaston, GA)



Delta Genealogical Society Blog; Are My Roots Showing?
Delta Genealogical Society (Rossville, GA)
Doris Coulter Hetzler Memorial GA History & Genealogy Rm. (LaFayette, GA)
Historical Society of Walton County (Monroe, GA)
Warren County Genealogical Society (Warrenton, GA)
Washington County Historical Society (Sandersville, GA)
Wayne County Historical Society (Jesup, GA)
White County Historical Society (Cleveland, GA)
Whitfield-Murray Historical Society (Dalton, GA)
Wilkinson County Historical Society (Gordon, GA)
Wiregrass Genealogical Society (Adrian, GA)
Worth County Historical Society (Sylvester, GA)


— Serving multiple areas —
Delta Genealogical Society / Rossville, GA -
         Serving States of Tennessee, Alabama and Georgia. Delta Genealogical Society is
         an Association of those interesed in the genealogyand history of Northwest Georgia,
         Northeast Alabama and Southeast Tennessee. The Society meets on the second
         Tuesday of each month at the Rossville Public Library, 504 McFarland Avenue,
         Rossville, Georgia. Visitors are welcome.
East Georgia Genealogical Society / Winder, GA -
         Serving Banks, Barrow, Butts, Clarke, Columbia, Elbert, Franklin, Glascock, Greene,
         Gwinnett, Hancock, Hart, Jackson, Jasper, Lincoln, Madison, McDuffie, Morgan,
         Newton, Oconee, Oglethorpe, Putnam, Rockdale, Stephens, Taliaferro, Walton
         and Wilkes Counties
Northwest Georgia Hist. & Genealogical Society / Rome, GA) -
         Serving Bartow, Carroll, Cass, Catoosa, Chattooga, Cherokee, Cobb, Dade, Dawson,
         Douglas, Fannin, Floyd, Forsyth, Gilmer, Gordon, Habersham, Hall, Haralson,
         Lumpkin, Murray, Paulding, Pickens, Polk, Rabun, Towns, Union, Walker, White
         and Whitfield Counties.
Savannah River Valley Genealogical Society / Hartwell, Hart County, GA) -
         Serving Hart, Franklin and Elbert Counties.
Southwest Georgia Genealogical Society / Albany, GA) -
         Serving Baker, Ben Hill, Calhoun, Clay, Colquitt, Crisp, Decatur, Dooly, Dougherty,
         Early, Grady, Irwin, Lee, Marion, Miller, Mitchell, Quitman, Randolph, Schley,
         Seminole, Stewart, Sumter, Terrell, Thomas, Tift, Turner, Webster, Wilcox and
         Worth Counties.
Wiregrass Genealogical Society / Eastman, GA) -
         Serving the Middle Georgia counties consisting of Bleckley, Dodge, Laurens, Pulaski,
         Twiggs, Telfair and Wilkinson.

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