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WILCOX COUNTY LIBRARY


104 North Broad
Abbeville, Georgia  317001
Telephone: 229-467-2075

Ocmulgee Regional Library System  

Is a part of the Ocmulgee Regional Library System which is comprised of Dodge, Telfair, Bleckley, Pulaski, Wilcox and Wheeler Counties.  The headquarters is located at 505 Second Avenue, Eastman, GA  31023, telephone: 229-374-4711.  The Eastman library has more research material available.
 

Books Available:

THE PASSING OF THE PINES compiled by Mary Lou McDonald and Sam Lawson III
THE FAIRCLOTH FAMILY compiled by Judge Malon Faircloth
THE WILSON FAMILY compiled by Gwendolyn Adams
MIXON - MIXSON FAMILY
WILCOX FAMILY OF TELFAIR COUNTY
HISTORY OF TELFAIR COUNTY

CONFEDERATE ROSTER OF SOLDIERS

HISTORY OF PITTS GEORGIA by Mrs. Candrell

EXCERPTS FROM NEWSPAPERS OF DODGE COUNTY compiled by Tad Evans

WILCOX  COUNTY CONFEDERATE SOLDIERS  put out by the Sons of Confederate Veterans


 

Wilcox County Books In Print

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AFRICAN-AMERICAN WILCOX HERITAGE TRAIL - VOLUME I

This book begins in the 1700's and concludes in 2008. We have roots in Irwin/Wilcox County Georgia beginning in the 1800's. This book covers seven generations beginning in slavery, it includes over a thousand individuals and over three hundred surnames. It also documents the contributions of my family in religion, education, sports, medicine, the military, music, social services, etc..
Price is $50.00 plus $10.00 shipping and handling to:
Ms Roxanne Wilcox
                  231 N. Evergreen Avenue, Apt. #52A
       Woodbury, N.J.   08096
    E-mail: njauthor55@verizon.net

DAVIS FAMILY OF WILCOX AND WORTH by Joy McDaniel 
The book is 20.00 +3.00 S&H. 

Joy W. McDaniel 
1685 Morgan Rd. Canton, GA 30115 JOY-HOLLY-1@worldnet.att.net


THE PASSING OF THE PINES: A HISTORY OF WILCOX COUNTY Volumes I, II and III
by Mary Lou McDonald and Samuel J. Lawson III are still available for sale. these books contain a wealth of information on the families of Wilcox County. In addition to a comprehensive history of  Wilcox County these books contain those hard to find records that you would spend hours digging through the dusty courthouse records and seeking out old churches and cemeteries. Included are marriage records, 1850 and 1860 census records,  Military records, cemetery and church records, interviews with the "oldtimers", letters from days past, and a vast array of other information valuable to those seeking their family roots. Many of the present and former residents of the county have also submitted their own personal family histories for inclusion in these wonderful books.
 
Prices are including shipping and handling:

Volume I - $55.00
Volume II - $50.00
Volume III - $52.40

John McDonald
Phone number: 229-365-2399

WILCOX COUNTY COURTHOUSE

103 N. Broad Street
Abbeville Georgia  31001
229-467-2737
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PROBATE COURT:
Abbeville Chronicle Newspaper from about 1898 to present

Birth, marriage, death and will records
 

CLERK OF SUPERIOR COURT:
Confederate Pension Book

Deeds

Wilcox County Vital Records Office
Wilcox County Clerk
Courthouse
Abbeville, GA 31001
(229) 467-2220

County Records Available

Birth Records 
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Wilcox County Health Department
P.O. Box 235
420 Second Avenue
Rochelle, Georgia 31079
229-365-2310
F: 229-365-7825

Wilcox County
Chamber of Commerce
P.O. Box 839
Rochelle, GA 31079
229-365-2509

 

Wilcox County Newspapers

Cordele Dispatch
306 13th Avenue West
Cordele, GA 31015
ph: 229-273-2277
fax: 229-273-7239

Fitzgerald Herald
The Herald-Leader
P.O. Drawer 40
202-204 E. Central Ave.
Fitzgerald, GA 31750
Phone: (229) 423-9331
Fax: (229) 423-6533
E-mail : mail@herald-leader.net

Ashburn Wiregrass Farmer
Wiregrass Farmer Newspaper
109 North Gordon Street
 Ashburn, GA 31714
(229) 567-3655

Funeral Homes

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Ferguson Funeral Home

302 Railroad Avenue
Rochelle, GA  31079
Telephone:  229-365-7342


Frazier and Son Funeral Home

529 4th Avenue SW
Rochelle, GA  31079-9592
Telephone:  229-365-2226


Peoples Funeral Home

144 E Ocmulgee Street
Abbeville, GA 31001-1117
Telephone:  229-567-3101
 
 

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If you have records that pertain to Wilcox County Georgia, please submit them to the Project or to us, Janet and Janice.  Your help is needed in cemetery surveying, census transcribing, and many other projects. We are also very interested in family stories and pictures, church records, deeds, military records and anything else you would like to share.
Janet Moore and Janice McGough


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